Ten citizens of Belarus will be evacuated from China by a Russian aircraft, spokeswoman for Belarus' Healthcare Ministry Yulia Borodun told BelTA, APA reports.
The Healthcare Ministry of Belarus is working in close contact with Russian counterparts. Ten Belarusian citizens will be evacuated to Russia from China today and tomorrow. All ten people who contacted the Belarusian Embassy in China will be evacuated by a Russian aircraft. They will be quarantined in the neighboring country. Today they feel satisfactory and after the quarantine period will return to their homeland,” Yulia Borodun noted.
The Healthcare Ministry is in touch with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Emergencies Ministry and the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation.
The coronavirus has not been registered in Belarus to date. More than 300 people have been checked so far.