In regular occasions, most diplomats can anticipate to finish their missions overseas with fanfare. Nevertheless, as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, we aren’t dwelling in regular occasions. Eight Russian diplomats and their households – together with a three-year-old lady – had just one manner again to Russia.
They’d to make use of a hand-pushed rail automobile to cross the border from North Korea and return to Russia as rail visitors between the 2 nations was suspended attributable to COVID-19.
Since North Korea closed its land borders and banned worldwide air visitors at first of the pandemic, the one choice left for the Russian diplomats and their households to journey was within the hand-pushed rail automobile, which is powered by its personal energy.
Interfax information company reported earlier this morning that the group later flew to Moscow from the Far Japanese metropolis of Vladivostok. You possibly can see the video clip beneath.
WATCH: eight Russian diplomats and their households used a handcart to cross the North Korean border and return house as rail visitors between the 2 nations was suspended as a result of pandemic pic.twitter.com/NJlxFHQpJ6
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