Flight Beijing-Moscow detained because of the suspected coronavirus passenger

Chinese authorities have arrested today the flight from Beijing to Moscow, as was suspected for the presence of coronavirus, one of the passengers. Was scheduled for additional activities to prevent the spread of viral infection.

After these events the Russian side at 13:30 departed for other purposes.

In the Russian Embassy added that the Board was arrested when he made the first flight from Moscow to Beijing. The passenger who was tested for coronavirus, is a citizen of a foreign state, he flew in transit from Iran to Beijing, via Moscow.