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Nearly a hundred people flew evacuation flights from Cairo to Moscow

Plane with 95 passengers on Board took off on Wednesday from Cairo international airport to Moscow, evacuating those wishing to leave Egypt, told RIA Novosti head of the consular Department of the Russian Embassy in Cairo Yusup Abakarov.

Board the Egyptian airline EgyptAir flew on Wednesday from Cairo at 10.55 local time (11.55 GMT). Landing in airport "Domodedovo" it is expected around 15: 30 GMT.

In Egypt, spoke on the conditions of entry of tourists to the resorts of the country

Tourists before traveling to the resorts of Egypt are required to sign a document stating that they had no contact with sick coronavirus, the Egyptian side is ready to discuss with Russia the precautions at resorts and airports, said RIA Novosti Deputy Minister of tourism of Egypt reptile of Chalabi.

Executive Director of the Association of tour operators of Russia (ATOR) Maya Lomidze said earlier that eight countries, including Egypt, officially announced that it is ready to accept Russian tourists on certain conditions.

Egypt opens museums and archaeological sites for tourists

Egyptian authorities will gradually open city and archaeological sites for tourists, said to RIA Novosti, the Minister of antiquities and tourism Khaled al-Anani.

"In light of the improving situation in the health sector in Egypt and the world, their opening will happen gradually. Last week we opened the museums of Hurghada and Sharm El-Sheikh, on this – object in Mersa Matruh and Alexandria. From 1 July there will be opening facilities in Luxor and Aswan. Will gradually open and the others," said al-Anani.

Export flight from Cairo flew to Moscow

The plane with almost 240 passengers on Board took off on Wednesday from Cairo international airport to Moscow, evacuating those wishing to leave Egypt, told RIA Novosti head of the consular Department of the Russian Embassy in Cairo Yusup Abakarov.

Board the Egyptian airline EgyptAir flew on Wednesday from Cairo at 12.30 local time (13.30 GMT) with a delay of almost two hours. Landing in airport "Domodedovo" is expected around 17.30 GMT.