in the United States are citizens of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine addressed to the Embassy of the Russian Federation for assistance in travel to Russia to reunite with their families. This was announced by Ambassador to Washington Anatoly Antonov, noting that much remains to be done.

on Friday, the next flight was taken from new York to Russia 369 people. “This load of the aircraft we had not seen before, and that’s a record for us,” – said in a statement Antonova, published on the website of the Embassy in Facebook. According to the diplomat, advance information about the formation flight has allowed to solve many problems effortlessly, and the Russians – to get to the airport.

Among the passengers on that flight – 40 men out of “humanitarian” list. This fellow, being in a difficult situation, held in the United States treatment and rehabilitation with disabilities and the elderly. Also went home ten students. Diplomats maintain communication with the parents of those children who remain in the US, but can’t arrive on the flight.