The Russian foreign Ministry announced that work is under way to clarify the situation with the missing Russian plane

MOSCOW, October 31. The official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that the Russian Embassy staff in Egypt are working to clarify the situation about the disappearance from the radar screens of Russian aircraft. She stated this on his page in social network Facebook.

“Employees of the Russian Embassy in Egypt find out the situation around the Russian plane “Kogalymavia”. As soon as we receive updated information, it will be provided to the media,” wrote Zakharov.

Maria Zakharova on the TV channel “Russia 24” also warned against the use of incorrect information in connection with the situation around the Russian ship. “As soon as we can to provide accurate data, it will be done either through the Embassy in Egypt, or by the Department of information and press,” said the diplomat.

Earlier, the Prime Minister of Egypt reported that a Russian passenger plane crashed in the Sinai Peninsula. According to preliminary data, onboard there were 217 passengers and 7 crew members.

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