The Embassy of Armenia in Russia has posted on its Facebook page a comment on the citizens of Armenia who are located at the Nizhny Novgorod Center Temporary Detention of Foreign Nationals. The Facebook post reads as follows:
“The Embassy of Armenia in Russia is aware of the problems facing citizens of Armenia located at the Centers for Temporary Detention of Foreign Nationals in Nizhny Novgorod and other cities of Russia and is taking appropriate actions.
In regard to news about the citizens of Armenia being kept at the Nizhny Novgorod Center reported in Armenia’s presses, the Embassy informs that it is taking actions to help those citizens return to Armenia.
The Embassy of Armenia in Russia has emphasized the Armenian side’s willingness to ensure the citizens’ return via chartered flights from Moscow as soon as the formulation of documents is over. Currently, efforts are underway.
According to the Russian legislation, foreign nationals at the specified Centers can return to their countries of origin only with the accompaniment of representatives of relevant migration authorities.”