600 citizens flew from Kuwait to Ukraine on a special flight
A total of 46 citizens who expressed a desire to return to their country of origin were sent to Ukraine on a special flight by the Kuwaiti airline Jazeera Airways along the Kuwait-Kiev route.
This was reported by the Ukrainian Embassy in Kuwait on Facebook.
“Today, 05/09/2020, at 12:00 noon, according to the agreement with the Kuwaiti side, 46 Ukrainian citizens sent a special flight of the Kuwaiti airline Jazeera Airways on the Kuwait-Kiev route, which expressed the wish to return to their country of origin. ” message.
It is specified that all passengers have chosen the option of passing self-isolation at the place of residence and have installed the “Act at Home” application.
The embassy also thanked the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry and Jazeera Airways for their cooperation and support in organizing the repatriation of the Ukrainians.
As reported, since March 12, the government has introduced quarantine in Ukraine to combat the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection. In particular, commercial establishments were closed, with the exception of grocery stores, pharmacies, petrol stations and banks. Subway work in Kiev, Kharkov and Dnipro has been stopped, land transport in cities has been stopped, interurban and interregional automobile, rail and air communications have been stopped.
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Since March 28, Ukraine has completely closed the border for scheduled flights, including aviation.
At the same time, from April 7, it is prohibited to cross the border on foot. You can only enter the territory of Ukraine by car. 19 checkpoints are open to passage.
Photo: Embassy of Ukraine in Kuwait, Facebook
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru