The aircraft of the Russian Defense Ministry delivered 146 Russians from the Alma-Ata airfield to Moscow, TASS reports.
Earlier it was reported that the Il-76 aircraft of the military transport aviation of the Aerospace Forces flew from Kazakhstan to Russia.
According to representatives of the defense department, the export of Russian citizens from the republic will continue until “the task is completed.”
The day before, 2,095 Russian and foreign citizens were also delivered to the Russian Federation by military transport aircraft.
Earlier it was also reported that the beginning of the withdrawal of the CSTO peacekeeping contingent from Kazakhstan will begin on Thursday, January 13. This was stated by the President of the Republic Kassym-Jomart Tokayev during a meeting of the operational headquarters in Alma-Ata.