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887 Russians and their relatives applied for evacuation from the Gaza Strip. This was stated by the director of the information policy department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Roman Okhotenko.
“The Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations received 887 applications from Russians and their relatives to evacuate from the Gaza Strip,” said Roman Okhotenko. His words are quoted by TASS.
On the night of November 17, a third group of Russians from the Gaza Strip was delivered to Moscow by special flight. This time 120 people arrived. Earlier it was reported that the flight was delayed due to the waiting of citizens wishing to travel to Russia.