Ulyukayev admitted the termination of air links with Turkey


MOSCOW, November 26. The head of the Ministry of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev admitted the possibility of cancellation of air links with Turkey in the framework of restrictive measures against that country in connection with the attack on su-24.

“The Agency will prepare its proposals in a short period of time for two to three days and, accordingly, the Ministry of transport, probably, will give these proposals”, – said the Minister, answering a question on possibility of restriction of flights between Russia and Turkey.

Ulyukaev said that “of course, can we talk about the restriction as scheduled flights, and Charter air traffic, the Ministry of transport will prepare the appropriate proposals.” The economic development Minister stressed that such measures are envisaged by the 2006 act, on the basis of which the Russian Federation will consider restrictive measures against Turkey.