“It’s very fast, but I have to say it’s not very pleasant. It’s surprising. But we have to do it, ”Court said.
Another female passenger who was tested after landing at Paris main airport, Nadia Vusik of Belarus, said she believed the new policy made sense.
“It’s really necessary and I’m happy that in France, it is possible to do this here. It’s very useful. “
Health officials said the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases had jumped on the French mainland in recent weeks. The government previously made it compulsory to wear a mask in all indoor public spaces.
The French government has so far ruled out imposing another national lockdown after one that paralyzed the country for nearly two months between March and May.