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More than 400 Russians returned from Finland with the assistance of the Embassy

Embassy of Russia in Finland on 10 June organized a trip to the home of 33 Russian citizens, managed to evacuate more than 400 people, said the diplomatic mission.

"The tenth of June, in close coordination with the authorities of Saint Petersburg and Leningrad region and with the assistance of the transport company "Scandinavia" the Russian Embassy in Finland organized a trip to the home of 33 Russian citizens", - stated in the message of the Embassy in Facebook.

It is noted that the Russians have asked for assistance in an emergency to return to Russia for humanitarian reasons.

"Today, with the assistance of the Embassy of the home in total has returned more than 400 people," - 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 (crew change) on the territory of the country and the flights carried out by separate decisions of the government of the Russian Federation.

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