Vietnam repatriates 340 citizens from Russia

(VOVWORLD) - 340 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from Russia on Monday, thanks to Vietnamese and Russian authorities and Vietnam Airlines. 

The returnees included children under the age of 18, persons with severe illnesses, pregnant women, workers with expired or cancelled contracts, graduated students with no accommodation, and stranded tourists.

After arriving at Van Don Airport in Quang Ninh province, all passengers and crew members were examined and placed in quarantine as required by regulations.