Russian Deputy foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said that Moscow hopes for the restoration of air links between Russia and Egypt until the end of the year.
“The sooner, the better,” he said for this reason. According to Bogdanov, in this direction is energetic work, and the sides are “close” to the solution.
The representative of the Russian foreign Ministry stressed that Moscow is waiting for the necessary level of security in the airport of Hurghada, Cairo and Sharm El-Sheikh.
Flights between the two countries was suspended after the crash in the Sinai passenger aircraft A321 “Kogalymavia, which killed 224 people. The cause of the crash was a terrorist attack.