MOSCOW, February 16 – RIA Novosti. The operational headquarters to combat the spread of coronavirus is extending the suspension of flights with the UK until March 16 inclusive, it told reporters.
“The operational headquarters to prevent the importation and spread of a new coronavirus infection in Russia has decided to extend the suspension of flights with the UK. To ensure the protection of public health, the restrictions have been extended to 23:59 hours on March 16, 2021,” the statement said.
Earlier, Russia suspended flights with the UK from December 22, 2020 to February 16, 2021 due to the detection of a new strain of coronavirus in the UK.