Published: 31.07.2017 | 15:15 GMT |
Last Updated: 31.07.2017 | 15:23 GMT | money and business
The Iraqi Ministry of Transport announced the imminent flight from Baghdad and Basra to the Russian capital Moscow.
“The direct flights from Baghdad and Basra to Moscow will be launched in the near future,” said Kazim Vajan al-Hamami, Iraq’s transport minister.
“We hope that the launch will be in the coming days. This important line will allow Iraqi civil aviation to enter European airspace and open up horizons for the Iraqi traveler in the fields of trade, tourism, work and treatment,” he said in a statement received by the Russian news agency RIA Novosti. For Russia “.
According to the statement, additional flights will travel to “other parts of Russia”, without specifying the cities and the start of flights.
“The Iraqi minister,” the efforts made to make the negotiations successful “and open the line, revealing that Iraq is planning to open a line to a number of new areas in the near future.