Over hundred Russians returned home export flight from Yerevan

More than 100 Russians returned Tuesday to the home airline of Armenia Yerevan - Mineralnye Vody, reported the Russian Embassy in Armenia.

The Embassy said that on receiving information about the impending export flight for the Armenian citizens on the route Yerevan - Mineralnye Vody - Yerevan, the Embassy has studied the possibility of using this flights for the return of Russians to their homeland.

"Have obtained the necessary approvals from the Russian regional authorities, ministries and departments, as well as the Operational headquarters of the government of Russia. In the end, we are pleased to announce that on 2 June the flight Yerevan - Mineralnye Vody home managed to get back 109 of the Russians," - said in a statement posted on the website of the Embassy in Facebook.

Diplomats consular Department of the Embassy coordinated the process of registration and boarding of passengers at the international airport "Zvartnots" and provided the citizens with the necessary assistance, said the Embassy.

"Everything went normally in compliance with all recommended by the office of Armenia's security measures. In total, the integrated work was exported from Armenia with 798 people," the Embassy stated.

The work to return the Russians home continues in routine operation. "Taking this opportunity, I would like to Express my gratitude to the airline, "Armenia", - said the Embassy.

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 or change crew in the country and the flights carried out by separate decisions of the government of the Russian Federation.