Entry to Russia for foreign journalists.

According to the comments of the Department of Information and Press of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and in accordance with the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 635-r dated March 16, 2020, Russian borders with most of the world's states are still closed. There are restrictions for issuing Russian visas and crossing the border.

Journalists, technical staff of foreign media and their family members are not subject to the official exceptions to the right of crossing the Russian border.

Exceptions for entering the Russian Federation can be made only for serious humanitarian reasons, such as health problems, diseases of close relatives.