Return action: foreign office sent soon bills | economy

hundreds of thousands of Germans were in March and April, brought in by the foreign office from all over the world. To the costs of the action are expected to c

Return action: foreign office sent soon bills | economy

hundreds of thousands of Germans were in March and April, brought in by the foreign office from all over the world. To the costs of the action are expected to contribute to the travelers. Still, there are no invoices.

Berlin (Reuters) - travelers who were brought into the Corona of a crisis by the foreign office to Germany, will soon receive their invoices.

"participants will be individually informed about the respective share of the costs in the next days and weeks," said the foreign office. Previously, the ARD-capital Studio had reported on the subject.

The Foreign office had at 17. March an unprecedented return of action for the abroad due to the Corona pandemic stranded German tourists started. In about five weeks, 240,000 people were flown home, 66.000 of them with by the foreign office rented machines. The last of which brought on the 24. April 157 German from Cape town, South Africa back to Germany. Since then, individuals and smaller groups are brought back.

The Affected should participate to the Consular law at the cost of the Charter flights, such as the Foreign office said. "This lump-sum will be determined according to the distance travelled, comparable average ticket prices and the cost of comparable return actions of EU member States."

report from the "daily show"

Updated Date: 14 June 2020, 16:35

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