MFA TRAVEL ADVISORY: SITUATION IN UKRAINE AND RUSSIA
25 June 2023
In view of the unstable security situation in southern Russia which may spread to other parts of the country, MFA advises Singaporeans to defer all non-essential travel to Russia. Given the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine, MFA continues to advise Singaporeans to defer all travel to Ukraine.
In past months, there have been incidents of shellings in Belgorod, drone attacks in Moscow, and a bombing in St Petersburg.
MFA advises all Singaporeans in Russia to avoid inter-state travel for the time being.
Singaporeans are strongly advised to remain vigilant and monitor local news closely. They should take necessary precautions for their personal safety and eRegister with MFA immediately at https://eregister.mfa.gov.sg if they have not done so. Singaporeans in Russia who require consular assistance should contact:
Singapore Embassy in Moscow
Tel: +7 499 241 37 02 during office hours, or the 24-hour emergency hotline +7 906 009 00 69
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office (24-hours)
Tel: +65 6379 8800/6379 8855
Fax: +65 6476 7302
Ministry of Health (MOH) Public Health Advisory
Travellers should refer to the ICA website for the latest information on travelling to/from or transiting through Singapore. For the latest updates on Singapore’s COVID-19 situation, please refer to the MOH website at https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19.
In view of the COVID-19 situation, travellers visiting Russia should be prepared for updates to entry requirements. Please visit the website of the Government of the Russian Federation (https://www.rospotrebnadzor.ru/about/info/news/and https://стопкоронавирус.рф) for the latest information.