ACQUA, 9 November. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev does not exclude assistance to tour operators at the expense of the special Fund. The head of the Cabinet said in an interview to “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”.
He also said that the Russian authorities expect to evacuate Russian citizens vacationing in Egypt for two weeks, but if necessary will continue these efforts and after.
“No one wants to break vacation, holidays, weekends; people who go for a certain period, they are this day and the period should be, and then to return, but return in a special mode,” – said Medvedev. “I think we can most of our campers to take out for the next two weeks, because it coincides with the calendar dates of their stay on the territory of the Republic of Egypt, but, if necessary, of course, will continue to send aircraft to withdraw,” said he.