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European Council Formally Adopts EU Digital COVID Certificate

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A view of a phone showing the new coronavirus passport app which can now be downloaded, in Copenhagen, Friday, May 28 2021. (Signe Goldmann/Ritzau Scanpix via AP)

BRUSSELS -- EU Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders welcomed the formal adoption of the EU Digital COVID Certificate by the European Council, he wrote on Twitter.

He added that he is "looking forward to the signing ceremony of the regulation, which will take place next Monday at 10.00 in the European Parliament."

Vaccination, test and recovery certificates will apply from 1 July.