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Three military transport aircraft that delivered humanitarian aid to the Kabul airport finished the landing of the evacuees and took off from Afghanistan.

On board the Il-76 aircraft there are about 200 citizens of the Russian Federation, the Kyrgyz Republic and Afghan students studying at Russian universities.

The planes of the Russian Defense Ministry will deliver the evacuated citizens to the Chkalovsky airfield near Moscow.

For refueling, military transport aircraft will make an intermediate landing at the airfields of Gissar (Republic of Tajikistan) and Kant (Kyrgyz Republic).

On behalf of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, organized the fourth evacuation by military transport aircraft from the territory of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan of citizens of the Russian Federation, the Kyrgyz Republic and Afghan students studying at Russian universities.

The Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, to carry out the export, created an aviation group of three military transport aircraft, which flew from the Chkalovsky airfield to Kabul as soon as possible.

Earlier, in the period from August 26 to December 1 of this year. 770 citizens of the Russian Federation, the CSTO member states (Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia), Ukraine and Afghanistan were evacuated from the territory of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan by military transport aircraft, and more than 100 tons of humanitarian cargo were delivered.

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