Fifteen thousand Russians awaiting evacuation from USA

The Russian Embassy in the US said the number of Russians who are waiting to return home. They were more than 1.5 thousand people.

In our waiting list are still fifteen hundred Russians who look forward to returning home. I assure you that we will do everything possible to support the stranded compatriots here in terms of the introduction of stringent measures to combat the spread of coronavirus infection, said the Russian Ambassador in Washington Anatoly Antonov.

The world health organization (who) declared a pandemic outbreak of coronavirus March 11, 2020. According to April 16, the world recorded more than 2 million infected with the coronavirus. Died from disease, 137 thousand people, and recovered 516 thousand.

Wrote evacuation and expect Russian tourists in the Philippines. They are blocked in the country due to restrictive measures in connection with the pandemic coronavirus.