The list of 29 countries
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In Greece on June 15, the airports will then reopen to international flights from: Albania, Australia, Austria, North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Germany, Denmark, Switzerland, Estonia, Japan, Israel, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Montenegro, New Zealand, Norway, South Korea, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Czech Republic and Finland. For all countries that are not on the list, the entry ban remains.
Random checks at airports
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The list, writes the Kathimerini newspaper, was compiled on the basis of the epidemiological data of each country and considering the announcements of the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (Easa) and the recommendations of the National Committee on Infectious Diseases. Visitors from these 29 countries – the place of departure will count, not the nationality – will be subjected to random tests upon their arrival at the Greek airports.