translated from Spanish: The Government will facilitate the entry of the world press to cover Maradona’s wake

After news of Diego Armando Maradona’s death, hundreds of outside media outlets began to consult on how to enter the country, as the rule of maintaining a 14-day quarantine when arriving in Argentina is still known.From the National Government they decided to make an exception, and facilitate the entry of the world press, amid the health measures adopted by the coronavirus pandemic.

To facilitate the coverage of the international press, the Government will publish an exception in the Official Gazette in the coming hours so that journalists can enter and carry out their task without complications. 
Diego Maradona’s wake will be held at Casa Rosada and more than a million people are expected.

The operative willing to fire the remains of the footballer will give the entrance through the door of Balcarce 50 of the Casa Rosada and then they will leave for Balcarce 24. Entry will be enabled after noon on Thursday. There will be fences placed from Avenida 9 de Julio and Avenida de Mayo, for attendees to advance to the Government House by that road, in an attempt to comply with the rules of social estating amid the coronavirus pandemic. On Diego’s death, the government decreed three days of national mourning from wednesday, so it will continue until Friday. The President suspended his next official activities.

Original source in Spanish

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