Due to Corona-travel restrictions: man alive more than 100 days in the airport terminal

this is the Moment that Roman T. has since 20. March been waiting on the 09. July has finally come: He sits in a plane that brings him back to his homeland, Est

Due to Corona-travel restrictions: man alive more than 100 days in the airport terminal

this is the Moment that Roman T. has since 20. March been waiting on the 09. July has finally come: He sits in a plane that brings him back to his homeland, Estonia. A nerve-racking time is behind the man. His original Plan to travel through Southeast Asia, was of the Corona pandemic and the associated travel restrictions by crosses.

On Facebook, Roman T. documents his Odyssey. 12. In March, he was flown to the Estonian capital Tallinn in the Thai metropolis of Bangkok. There, the man spent a few days, until it is at 20. March went on with "Air Asia" to the Philippines. However, because Corona already strict entry restrictions were in force, users are denied him entry. In a back room, he was interrogated by officials.

"I felt like a refugee who asks for alms,"

"In the case of the insensitive questioning, I felt like a refugee who comes to the Philippines and seeking alms", describes novel T. in a contribution to the Situation. According to his own statements, it was not "Air Asia" possible, to bring him to Thailand back because the airline did not have permission to start the Philippine authorities. All flights to Estonia had been deleted. Roman T./ Facebook Sad sight: The bearing of novel T. at the airport in Manila.

in Addition, have been withdrawn from the Airline because of the local Corona-directives, the travel documents. To make matters worse, Roman T., according to information from the Estonian news platform "ERR" owner of a "gray" passport. Since he lives as an ex-Soviet Russian in Estonia, he has less rights as Estonian citizens.

a Few weeks the man had to stop in the departures area of the airport. "The conditions in the Terminal were terrible. I slept on the floor or on a metal bench,“ recalls Roman T.

Only after he had talked with an Ambassador from Estonia, he was on 1. April in a with a sofa bed-equipped room in the transit area, and with food supplies have been moved. Prior to that, he had received the announcement, even for food arise. Flight delayed or cancelled? (Display)

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check right, "My health is suffering from a growing"

after more than 100 days in the Terminal, nothing on his Situation changes, authored the novel, T. the cry for help on Facebook. "My health begins to suffer from poor nutrition and lack of fresh air and sun. Therefore, I see no other way than to make my Situation public,“ it States. Roman T./ Facebook "We made it people!", commented Roman T. this Facebook image.

The appeal works. As "ERR" is reported to have sought, by the media pressure, the Estonian causes - the Ministry of foreign Affairs about Roman T. back. Only four days after the release of his Facebook Postings, Roman T. was able to hop on the plane in the direction of home.

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Updated Date: 11 July 2020, 07:26

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