According to Interfax, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin informed the heads of foreign governments about the decision to restrict the entry of foreign citizens and stateless persons into Russia from midnight March 18 to May 1. The Russian Prime Minister called it a measure to ensure the country's security, preserve public health and prevent the spread of coronavirus infection, the press service said.
This decision is called expected. Experts started talking about such a scenario on March 15, when Aeroflot announced the cancellation of flights to a number of European capitals and major cities.
Source of information: TourDom