More than 340 Vietnamese citizens fly home from Angola
15:36 | 14/08/2020

VGP – The Vietnamese Embassy in Angola and national flag carrier Viet Nam Airlines worked with the Angolan side to repatriate 340 Vietnamese citizens from the African country, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

Passengers onboard the flight included children under 18, the elderly, people with chronic diseases, workers with expired visas, students without residence due to the closure of the dormitories and other disadvantaged cases.

Since April 10, Viet Nam has organized 99 rescue flights, bringing home 24,849 Vietnamese citizens stranded abroad due to COVID-19./.

 By Vien Nhu

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