Currency converter
^
News Feed
News Search Topics
ОК
Use filter
You can filter your feed,
by choosing only interesting
sections.
Loading

Russian plane brings relief supplies to Syria

August 27, 2013, 16:00 UTC+3
EMERCOM’s Il-76 plane with humanitarian cargo on board totally weighing 20 tons has landed at Latakia airport
1 pages in this article

MOSCOW, August 27 (Itar-Tass) - The Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations has sent a cargo of relief supplies to Syria; on the way back home the Russian plane will take aboard the Russian citizens who want to leave Syria, the Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations (EMERCOM) official Irina Rosius told Itar-Tass.

EMERCOM’s Il-76 plane with humanitarian cargo on board totally weighing 20 tons has landed at Latakia airport, Rosius said. Canned food and sugar account for most of the relief supplies, she added.

On the way back to Russia the plane will take aboard both Russian and CIS citizens who want to leave Syria, she said. Approximately 180 people, including more than a hundred Russian citizens, are to leave Syria on Tuesday, the Rosius said.

Show more
In other media
Реклама
Реклама