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After Greece, Montenegro closes the border with Albania, police announce new traffic rules: Who is allowed to cross from Hani i Hotit and Muriqani

  • 11/21/2020 1:22 PM
After Greece, Montenegro closes the border with Albania, police announce new traffic rules: Who is allowed to cross from Hani i Hotit and Muriqani
Border crossing Muriqan

The Shkodra Border Directorate has announced the new rules for crossing to Montenegro.

Montenegrin Police authorities, based on an official notification sent to the Bozhaj / Hani i Hotit Border Crossing Point, clarify that within the new restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, until Monday, 23.11.2020 , only persons with residence permit, work permit, those who transit through the Montenegrin territory and those traveling to Podgorica Airport (who must be equipped with ticket bookings) will be allowed to enter Montenegro. 

Even those persons who have booked hotels for the weekend in Montenegro will be allowed to cross the border from Muriqan. There are no changes regarding the movement of means of transport and the trade regime.

These restrictions are also valid for the Muriqan and Bashkim Border Crossing Point. At the Bashkim Vermosh Point, only Albanian citizens who want to leave Montenegro in the direction of Albania are allowed.

/Klara Ruci/