French president Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday introduced that the nation will likely be making use of restrictions to stop folks from going to Swiss ski resorts amid the coronavirus pandemic.
“If there are countries which maintain their ski resorts open, we will have to take control measures”, Macron mentioned.
France and Germany, which has closed its ski resorts, are pushing for comparable measures to be taken for the Christmas season in different European nations, akin to Italy and Spain. Ski resorts are already open in Switzerland, which isn’t a part of the EU.
Last week, French prime minister Jean Castex introduced that French winter sports activities resorts will likely be allowed to open for the Christmas season, however ski lifts and ski slopes must stay shut at the least till subsequent month.
Italy’s prime minister Giuseppe Conte additionally warned folks towards snowboarding throughout this vacation season, however didn’t order any restrictions to date.