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Government okays extension of the state of alert

The Government approved a decision to extend the state of alert, Prime Minister Florin Citu announced on Thursday.

“In today’s Government meeting, we also approved the Government’s decision to extend the state of alert,” the prime minister said at Victoria Palace.

The National Committee for Emergency Situations (CNSU) adopted, in Wednesday’s meeting, a decision proposing the extension of the alert state on the entire national territory, for a period of 30 days, starting with July 12, as well as the preventive and control measures applied in the current epidemiological context.

“The main change from the measures in force is to increase the period for which exemptions from the measures to prevent and control the spread of COVID-19 are applicable to persons who have been ill with the disease from 90 to 180 days after the date of confirmation of SARS CoV-2 infection,” CNSU reported.

 

PM Citu: Pfizer, AstraZeneca vaccines donated to Moldova, Georgia

 

The government on Thursday adopted a decision regarding the donation of over 100,000 doses of anti-COVID vaccine to the Republic of Moldova and over 10,000 to Georgia, Prime Minister Florin Citu informed.

“The Romanian Government has approved a decision to provide free humanitarian aid to the Republic of Moldova and Georgia to manage the COVID-19 epidemic. The humanitarian aid to the Republic of Moldova consists of 100,620 doses of Pfizer BioNTech vaccine against COVID-19, out of the number of doses purchased by the Romanian Ministry of Health. Georgia will receive 10,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine against COVID-19 out of the number of doses purchased by the Ministry of Health,” the Prime Minister stated at the Victoria Palace.

He mentioned that the transport of vaccine doses will be provided by the Ministry of Interior, through the Department for Emergency Situations, or by the Ministry of National Defence.

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