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Russia: Egypt and Moscow agree to resume flights01:54

Russia: Egypt and Moscow agree to resume flights

Russian Federation, Moscow
December 16, 2017 at 00:54 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russia’s Minister for Transport Maksim Sokolov and Egyptian Minister of Civil Aviation Sherif Fathy signed an agreement in Moscow on Friday to resume regular flights between Moscow and Cairo.

Sokolov said that "there are a number of documents to be signed, including amendments to the presidential decree of air service resuming.”

On November 2015 Russia banned air traffic with Egypt following an explosion on a Russian airplane that killed 224 passengers en route from Cairo to Moscow.

Rusia y Egipto acordaron reanudar en febrero los vuelos suspendidos a finales de 2015. El protocolo fue firmado por Maxim Sokolov, ministro de Transportes ruso, con su colega egipcio, Sherif Fathi.

Los vuelos entre Rusia y Egipto fueron suspendidos tras un atentado terrorista contra un avión de pasajeros en el que murieron 224 personas, en su mayoría turistas rusos. Tras la catástrofe Vladimir Putin aseguró que no se reanudarían los vuelos hasta que las autoridades de ese país garantizara la seguridad de los turistas rusos.

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Russia’s Minister for Transport Maksim Sokolov and Egyptian Minister of Civil Aviation Sherif Fathy signed an agreement in Moscow on Friday to resume regular flights between Moscow and Cairo.

Sokolov said that "there are a number of documents to be signed, including amendments to the presidential decree of air service resuming.”

On November 2015 Russia banned air traffic with Egypt following an explosion on a Russian airplane that killed 224 passengers en route from Cairo to Moscow.

Rusia y Egipto acordaron reanudar en febrero los vuelos suspendidos a finales de 2015. El protocolo fue firmado por Maxim Sokolov, ministro de Transportes ruso, con su colega egipcio, Sherif Fathi.

Los vuelos entre Rusia y Egipto fueron suspendidos tras un atentado terrorista contra un avión de pasajeros en el que murieron 224 personas, en su mayoría turistas rusos. Tras la catástrofe Vladimir Putin aseguró que no se reanudarían los vuelos hasta que las autoridades de ese país garantizara la seguridad de los turistas rusos.

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