Iran may simplify entry for Russian tourists

Maria Novoselova / Vestnik Kavkaza

Iran may cancel visas for individual tourists from Russia, the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts of this country said. The Deputy Minister stressed that it would take some time to resolve this issue, but Iran was ready for this.

Ali Asghar Shalbafiyan also assured that today's visits to the Islamic Republic could be absolutely safe. In particular, he drew attention to the fact that over the past 8 months, 3,6 million travelers visited the country.

According to the Deputy Minister, in order to enter Iran, it is now necessary either to be vaccinated against the coronavirus, or to pass a PCR test 72 hours before crossing the border.

Mir system in Iran
On the eve, it became known thatthe Mir system could start working in Iran in the near future. The Central Banks of the Russian Federation and Iran are working on the implementation of this issue.

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