Vietnamese nationals who fled Ukraine arrive in Hanoi’s Noi Bai Airport on March 8, 2022. Picture by VnExpress/Giang Huy
Over 4,500 Vietnamese nationals have evacuated Ukraine and reached neighboring nations, and two extra flights are scheduled to carry a few of them dwelling on Sunday.
Of the two,800 who’ve reached Poland, 300 have been repatriated on March 9.
Round 950 arrived in Romania, and 287 returned to Vietnam on March 7, 660 in Hungary, greater than 100 in Slovakia, and 20 individuals in Russia, a Friday press launch of Ministry of International Affairs mentioned.
Round 610 individuals in Romania and 500 in Poland have registered for repatriation.
Vietnamese missions in nations neighboring Ukraine are coordinating with native authorities and Vietnamese associations to obtain evacuees and prepare transportation, lodging and requirements for them.
The federal government is ready to dispatch two extra rescue flights.
The primary one, anticipated to carry 283 individuals from Poland, will go away Hanoi Saturday afternoon and return the following morning.
The second will carry again 276 individuals on the identical schedule.
On March 10 the federal government gave permission for 10 extra rescue flights sponsored by a non-public firm.
There have been round 7,000 Vietnamese in Ukraine, primarily in Kharkiv, Odessa and Kiev, earlier than Russia launched its assault two weeks in the past.