04 august 2020

France's Charles-de-Gaulle airport enforces Covid-19 testing on arrival - but with no quarantine


France's Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport has begun compulsory testing on arrival for passengers from 16 countries where the coronavirus virus is circulating widely. It comes as the number of daily Covid-19 cases continues to increase across the country."I'm sorry but your Covid test is no longer valid. Please queue on this side to get tested.": That's how Rob, a traveller from Northern California, was greeted by a French custom guard as he landed in Paris on August 4, after a 11-hour flight [...]