Iran brings back 122 citizens from Azerbaijan

  05 September 2020    Read: 769
  Iran brings back 122 citizens from Azerbaijan

Iran on Saturday repatriated 122 citizens stranded in Azerbaijan due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Iranian Ambassador to Baku Seyed Abbas Mousav wrote on his Twitter page.  

“Thanks to the cooperation between the Iranian Embassy and Azerbaijani officials, a group of 122 Iranian citizens returned home today. The Iranian citizens crossed the Astara border checkpoint,” the diplomat said.

Until now, as many as 1,501 Iranian citizens stranded in Azerbaijan due to the pandemic have been repatriated, the ambassador added.


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