RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The French Guiana authorities released a decree on Saturday (18) releasing the circulation of people on the Binational Bridge, the only land connection between the French overseas territory and Brazil. The bridge had been closed since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The measure was expected and had been rumored for days. In the streets of Saint-Georges de l'Oyapoque, the subject was in every conversation on the French side of the border. Everyone had a hunch about whether or not the Binational Bridge would be opened.
Even so, many people were surprised when . . .