February 25
Anjum Shabbir
23rd February 2021
Covid-19 Institutional law Internal Market

Specific Member States told by Commission to align more closely with EU COVID-19 Travel Recommendation

Commission spokesman Christian Wigand has stated that six Member States have received letters asking them to reply within 10 days concerning their application of stricter measures than what has been commonly agreed in the EU’s Recommendation on COVID-19 travel restrictions, in particular through bans those Member States have imposed on entering or leaving the country.

He states: “The Commission has been clear about a coordinated approach among 27 Member States. We risk fragmentation and disruptions to free movement and to supply chains, something we have witnessed again in the past weeks.”

He pointed out that all Member States had received letters last week reminding them that they have agreed on a common approach to manage


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