MOSCOW, August 28 (Itar-Tass) - Russian diplomats are not being evacuated from Syria, the Russian Embassy in Damascus told Itar-Tass.
“The situation is normal. The staff is not being evacuated,” a Russian diplomat said.
On Tuesday, August 27, two aircraft of the Emergency Situations Ministry carried 116 people to the Russian capital. Among them are 102 Russian citizens, including women and children.