Armenia, Russia agree to limit passenger traffic for two weeks
March 16, 2020 - 16:44 AMT
PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia and Russia have agreed to limit passenger traffic between the two countries for two weeks.
The decision was reached in a phone call between Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his Russian counterpart Mikhail Mishustin.
The two discussed steps aimed at preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Despite the agreement to limit passenger traffic, they agreed to ensure the return of citizens of both countries.
Cargo transportations shall be implemented without disruptions.
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