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Coronavirus: Hungary Changes Spain Classification to ‘Yellow’

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.08.06.

Hungary has changed Spain’s coronavirus classification from “green” to “yellow”, indicating a higher risk of infection, according to a decision of the chief medical officer published in the official gazette Hivatalos Értesítő on Wednesday.

The new regulation comes into force from Friday.

Under regulations in force since July 15, entrants from countries classified as “yellow” or “red” are required to undergo health checks and a two-week quarantine. Foreign citizens are not allowed to enter Hungary from “red” countries.

Coronavirus: Ukraine Reclassifies Hungary into Red Category
Coronavirus: Ukraine Reclassifies Hungary into Red Category

Ukraine has updated the categorization of countries based on the level of Covid-19 infection. Surprisingly, Hungary has been listed in the red category. Ukraine has changed the red and green status of foreign countries in line with the European practice, re-labeling Hungary from green to red from August 1st. The green category now includes countries […]Continue reading

Hungary classified as “red” or high-risk Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belarus, Kosovo, North Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro and Ukraine, as well as all African countries, Australia and most Asian countries.

The “yellow” countries are Bulgaria, Norway, Serbia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom in Europe, the United States and Canada in America and Japan and China in Asia.

Featured photo illustration by MTI/EPA/EFE/Cati Cladera