The Embassy spoke about export routes from Armenia to Russia

Flights from Yerevan to Krasnodar and Mineral Water delivered on Wednesday at home 181 Russians stranded in Armenia as a result of limitations on air traffic imposed by the pandemic coronavirus, said Wednesday the press service of the Embassy of the Russian Federation.

Diplomatic mission notes that upon receiving information about the impending export routes for Armenian citizens on the route Yerevan - Krasnodar - Yerevan and Yerevan - Mineralnye Vody - Yerevan have studied the possibility of using these 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 10 June flights Yerevan - Krasnodar and Yerevan - Mineralnye Vody home was able to return 181 Russian", - stated in the message posted on the page of the Embassy in Facebook.

According to the press service, the 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. It is noted that all was in normal mode and in compliance with all recommended by the Office of Armenia's security measures.

"In total, the integrated work was exported from Armenia with 979 people. Work to return the Russians home continues in the daily mode," - said the Embassy, expressing his gratitude to the airline of Armenia.

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 Russian Federation and the flights carried out by separate decisions of the government of the Russian Federation.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world is revealed more than 7 million infections, more than 404 thousand people died.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.