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Putin Agrees To Suspend Russian Flights To Egypt

The Huffington Post The Huffington Post 6/11/2015 Mehreen Kasana
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MOSCOW, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Friday to suspend Russian flights to Egypt, Interfax news agency reported, citing Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov.

Putin ordered the Russian government to draft a mechanism for getting Russian citizens back from Egypt, Peskov said. (Reporting by Jack Stubbs; editing by Polina Devitt)

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