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    Russian Experts to Start Security Inspections at Egypt Airports Sunday

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    Russian experts will arrive in Egypt on Sunday to inspect the newly implemented security measures at the international airports of Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh, the Egyptian Civil Aviation Ministry's spokesman said in a statement.

    CAIRO (Sputnik) – According to the statement, the visit of the Russian delegation will last until April 23.

    "In the framework of cooperation between Russia and Egypt to ensure the security of airports, on Sunday, a delegation of experts from Russia will arrive in Egypt to hold meetings with officials of the country's civil aviation ministry, as well as to inspect security measures implemented at airports in Sharm el-Sheikh," the statement said.

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