02 February 2011, Wednesday, 14:02

Aircraft to leave Ufa for Cairo to take Bashkir students back

author: Lubov Kolokolova

The aircraft of the company “UTAIR” is going to fly to Cairo from Ufa airport. The departure is appointed at 14 o’clock. The aircraft has to take 50 Bashkir students, studying at the International Islamic University “Al-Azkhar” in Cairo, back to Russia. Now they are experiencing through all difficulties of living in the revolted city and intend to come back as soon as possible.

“UTAIR” TU-154 will take all people, wishing to return to Russia. At present time about 190 Russian students study in Cairo.

The representative office of the Russian Ministry of foreign affairs in Ufa monitors the situation with the students from Bashkiria in Cairo from the very beginning of the riots in Egypt.