Official representative of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Maria Zakharova urged the Russian regions to be more active in the organization of export from abroad of its inhabitants.
“we have made a decision yet on several points,” – said the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry, the TV channel “Russia 1”. Responsibility for the reception of its inhabitants must show not only Moscow, Moscow region and Saint Petersburg, but other regions need to be actively involved. Zakharova also said that the Russians have already returned to Vladivostok, Khabarovsk, Irkutsk, Krasnoyarsk and Yekaterinburg.
we will Remind, Russia since March 27, stopped regular and Charter flights with other countries. The exception was the flight associated with the export of citizens. However, such flights have been suspended since the fourth of April to collect data on those wishing to return home and to organize the process. The sixth of April, the flights resumed.
According to the head of the Russian foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, now abroad are about 35-36 thousand compatriots who are waiting to return home.