Spokesman to Iranian Customs Administration announced the closure of the land borders with neighboring countries for passengers for two weeks, adding that the transit of goods and trucks will continue.
Speaking to ILNA, Ruhollah Lotfi said according to the approval of the National Headquarters for Coronavirus Control and in order to contain the Omicron in the country, the land borders with neighboring countries will be close for two weeks.
He added that currently the restriction for travel of passengers through land borders with Turkey, Iraq, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Pakistan and Armenia is definite and this restriction is for passengers and only passengers with having certain documents can travel via land borders.
Lotfi went on to say that but the trade through the land borders will continue and the restriction is only for passengers.
Original News : https://irannewsdaily.com/2021/12/iran-closes-land-borders-with-neighboring-countries-for-passengers/