For two days – 30 and 31 may, with more than 700 Russians flew home from new York and Miami. This was announced by Russia’s Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov, noting that the return of citizens is systematically and intensively.

According to him, on may 30 in Russia went 322 people, including 10 babies. Back also three student who were in the United States under the “educational exchanges” in private. Another 396 of compatriots, including 49 babies and two children, left US on may 31, said in a message posted on Facebook.

Antonov said that 44 Russian was in need of immediate repatriation. It is the citizens who find themselves in a difficult life situation, patients held in the United States treatment and rehabilitation, the disabled and the elderly, as well as students who had completed the training period.

According to diplomats, have already been organized eight special flights on which to return to Russia could more than two thousand people. In the US there are still thousands of Russians who have expressed a desire to fly home.