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At the Embassy in London spoke about the removal of the Russians home

Flight of Aeroflot from London 30 may flew 280 Russians and nine foreign citizens, said the Russian Embassy in the UK.

"We are pleased to announce that on may 30 held a "export" flight of the airline "Aeroflot" № AFL2583, following on a route "London - St.-Petersburg - Moscow". On Board the UK left 289 people: 280 Russian and 9 foreign nationals, including 4 citizens of the CIS", - stated in the message of the Embassy in Facebook.

The Embassy noted that among the passengers were compatriots who find themselves in difficult life situations children and the elderly, as well as citizens in need of emergency treatment.

"In addition, thanks to the joint efforts of the Embassy, Ministry of foreign Affairs, the Ministry of communications of Russia and the relevant Russian representative offices in other countries managed to provide an opportunity to return home to the Russians from Australia, USA, Canada and Ireland," - said in depodesta.

Russia on the background of the pandemic coronavirus as of March 27, stopped regular and Charter flights with other countries. With the exception of export routes, as well as the cargo, postal, health and humanitarian flights, stretches of empty planes to maintenance, transit flights with a landing to refuel (crew change) on the territory of the country and the flights carried out by separate decisions of the government of the Russian Federation.

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