Source: Riyadh – Arabic. Net
Today, Thursday, a responsible Saudi source denounced Iran’s behavior for inserting Saudis into its territory without stamping their passports, calling on all citizens who returned from Iran during the past weeks to disclose this.
This statement comes in light of the data issued by the Saudi Ministry of Health, according to which 5 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded for citizens who came from Iran via Bahrain and Kuwait, as it was revealed that they did not disclose to the competent authorities their travel to Iran upon their return to the Kingdom.
According to the Saudi Press Agency, “SPA”, an official source condemned Iran’s irresponsible behavior for introducing Saudi citizens to its lands, without stamping their passports, at a time when infection with the new covid-19 virus is spreading, which holds it directly responsible for causing In the spread of HIV infection and its spread across the world, and to pose a health threat to the safety of mankind, and is considered to undermine international efforts to combat the new Corona virus and constitute a threat to the whole world. ”
The official source urged “all Saudi citizens who visited Iran and returned during the past weeks, to immediately disclose this, and contact the Ministry of Health through the toll-free number 937 assigned to the reports of the Ministry of Health to guide them to the measures to be taken.” The source also urged citizens who are currently visiting Iran to disclose this upon their arrival in Saudi Arabia.
The source assured that these citizens will be excluded from applying the provisions of the travel documents system and its executive regulations in the event that they initiate this within a maximum period of 48 hours from the time of issuing this statement.
The source pointed out that “the state is keen to take care of the safety of its citizens, the citizens who visited Iran, by giving them this opportunity and not to take any measures provided for by the regime against them, and the state is also keen on the safety of the families and those who have been in the affected areas, where these measures aim to help Their safety and everyone’s safety. ”
The source stressed the citizens not to travel to Iran permanently, stressing that strict legal measures will be taken against any citizen who commits this act anymore.
The source called on Iran to disclose the identities of the Saudi citizens who visited it in an irregular way since the first of last February, holding the Iranian authorities full responsibility for each of them, the disease was transmitted while he was on Iranian soil without informing the authorities of his country.
The source also stressed that the Iranian regime’s continuation of its secrecy on the identity of the Saudi citizens visiting Iran in secret, and allowing them to do so illegally threatens public health not only in the Kingdom but in the whole world.