277 Ukrainian citizens who were unable to return home due to quarantine restrictions took a special flight from the USA. This was reported by the press service of Ukraine’s Embassy in the United States on its Facebook page.
It is reported that this is the ninth special flight from the United States that was organized since the border was closed.
"On May 26, another 277 citizens are returning home to Ukraine from the United States. A special commercial plane took people from New York. This is the ninth special flight organized by the Ukrainian side during the quarantine period," the embassy said.
As we reported earlier, on May 21, the special flight with 170 evacuated Ukrainians on board went to Ukraine from France.
“Today(on May 21, - 112.international), we have sent 18th special flight from France with 170 Ukrainians aboard,” Head of Consular and Legal department of Ukraine in France Mykola Sobko noted.
According to him, 4,194 citizens were returned from France to Ukraine since the beginning of lockdown.