In Hurghada has opened a Consulate General of Russia

At the opening ceremony of the Consulate General of Russia in Hurghada

© Dmitry Tarasov, Dean Drunk

HURGHADA, on January 22. /Offset. TASS Dean Drunk, Dmitry Tarasov/. Consulate General of Russia opened today in Hurghada. This event was long awaited by thousands of Diaspora of Russian compatriots living in the province of the Red sea.

“This is the first Consulate General in Hurghada and the Red sea governorate – said in an interview with TASS the General Consul Dzhamshed Boltaev. – For us it is a significant event, because Hurghada is home to about 20 thousand Russian citizens. We hope to provide them with consular, legal support to protect their interests.”

According to the diplomat, everything is here for a long time waiting for the opening of the Consulate, many associate this question with the return of Russian tourists at Egyptian resorts.