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(AskaNews) Coronavirus, Italian school teachers in quarantine in Asmara

Posted by: Semere Asmelash

Date: Tuesday, 03 March 2020

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 5:05 pm

Coronavirus, Italian school teachers in quarantine in Asmara

"We are fine, we understand that Eritrea protects public health"
Coronavirus, Italian school teachers in quarantine in Asmara

Rome, March 3 (askanews) - “We are a group of 5 teachers who work in the Italian school of Asmara. Together with us the manager and the adult son of a colleague, we were placed in quarantine as soon as we arrived at the airport. Our return to Eritrea occurred to resume service and we made him aware, as informed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, that the quarantine was in effect in order to protect the country's public health ". The teachers of the Italian school say that they were placed in quarantine for the coronavirus on their return from Italy to Eritrea. ”The facility that welcomes us is on the outskirts of Asmara and was a clinic. The rooms are sufficiently clean but the toilets lacking as a little widespread in the city. We have a constant supply of electricity and the water is supplied daily. The staff equipped with masks, gloves and overalls is friendly, welcoming and helpful. We are treated with kindness and respect. Meals are abundant and regular. We can be contacted on Eritrean mobile numbers at any time and by anyone who wishes to. "

“The Ambassador of Italy to Eritrea and all the diplomatic staff made themselves available to us, satisfying all our requests and coming personally to visit. Although we are all in excellent health, we understand and share the need to protect public health. We thank the Eritrean institutions and our Embassy who are doing everything in their best to make our stay as comfortable as possible ".


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