The Armenian personnel at Sochi International Airport of Russia have recently issued a statement saying that they were being dismissed because of their nationality.
The embassy of Armenia in Russia has contacted the sides of this situation that has been created around the airport, in order to verify information and get clarifications.
“Conversations have taken place with the relevant bodies of Sochi, airport authorities, a group of people involved in the situation, and representatives of the Armenian community,” reads the respective Facebook post of the embassy. “The embassy has received clarifications from various parties, including the people’s group, local Armenian community, and relevant bodies.
“The given matter is at the focus of the embassy’s attention.”