“Border Crossing Christ the Redeemer reopens after weather improves, bringing relief to stranded travelers and truckers”



The weather conditions improved and the expected reopening of the Border Crossing Christ the Redeemer that a Argentina con Chile.

The National Directorate of Borders of the Ministry of the Interior had announced today that the border crossing Christ the Redeemer will be enabled at 1:00 p.m. this Friday,” while more than a thousand trucks and Chilean neighbors who are waiting to cross the Andes mountain range and return to their homes begin to circulate.

Meanwhile, in the Andean town of Uspallata, located in the international corridor, traffic chaos was observed during noon.

Los Libertadores, on the Chilean side, is also operational.

The first snowfalls on the Christ the Redeemer International Pass they had caused the closure for all types of vehicles last Sunday and left cargo transport and all those who use that international corridor stranded on both sides of the border.

The Civil Defense alert due to fog on the routes of Mendoza

After noon, the happy faces and anxious gestures reflected the good news of being able to return home or, in the case of truckers, of being able to fulfill their job objective.

The situation

A dense fog surprised