Spokespeople for the tourist industry of the Russian Federation have reported a significant reduction in demand for tours to Egypt.
Many Russian either refuse from their earlier booked tours to the country or choose other destinations for holidays in connection with the crash of the Airbus-A321 of Kogalymavia. The aircraft crashed on its way from Sharm el-Sheikh in St. Petersburg on October 31.
About 1,600 fighters of private military company (PMC) Wagner left the war zone in western Libya, Anadolu agency reports with reference to Mohammed Kununu, a representative of Libyan government forces.
According to him, PMC employees involved in the Libyan conflict on the side of Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar departed from Beni Walid airport near Tripoli on board two military transport aircraft. Their destination remains unknown.
Dmitry Peskov, an official spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin, was discharged from hospital.
"Yes, that's true," Peskov told reporters.