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business Insider: Russia hails security ties with Egypt, promises more flights

Russia's foreign minister says close cooperation with Egypt on security issues will help restore a direct air link to Egypt's Red Sea resorts.
15.05.18 | Interesting article at business Insider

Russia's foreign minister says close cooperation with Egypt on security issues will help restore a direct air link to Egypt's Red Sea resorts.

Sergey Lavrov, speaking after Monday's talks with his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry, said that joint work on enhancing security had helped Egypt and Russia resume direct flights between Moscow and Cairo last month. The flights were suspended after a 2015 bombing that brought down a Russian passenger plane over the Sinai Peninsula.

Lavrov said the current level of security cooperation provides a "good foundation for future restoration of Russian flights to Sharm el-Sheikh and Hurghada."