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Hungary Reaches Deal with Czechia on Unrestricted Travel for Inoculated

MTI-Hungary Today 2021.05.14.

Hungary has reached an agreement with the Czech Republic on unrestricted cross-border travel for each other’s nationals who have been inoculated against the coronavirus, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said early on Friday.

From Saturday, both countries will mutually recognise each other’s Covid immunity certificates, regardless of the type of vaccine used, Szijjártó said on Facebook.

He added that further talks on unrestricted travel for the vaccinated would take place in Lodz, Poland, later on Friday.

Hungarian Immunity Certificate Not Enough for Trips to Croatia
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In addition to the Czech Republic, Hungary has reached agreements on mutual recognition of Covid immunity certificates with Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Turkey and Bahrain. Romania also honours Hungarian immunity certificates and vice versa.

Featured photo illustration by MTI/EPA/Martin Divisek