Rostourism advises tour operator ceasing Egypt tour sales
YEREVAN, August 16. /ARKA/. Russian Federation’s federal agency for tourism, Rostourism, recommended the country’s tour operators stopping sale of tours to Egypt until the situation is settled in the country, reads the agency’s letter. The companies that will not take the advice will have to inform tourists about the situation in the African country, RBC says.
Russian citizens who are currently in Egypt are advised be cautious and take personal security measures.
Tourists may suspend their contracts with tour agencies and claim a refund.
Egypt is under a tense state of emergency after security forces stormed the Cairo protest camps supporting ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, in a bloody assault that sparked violence across the country which officials say claimed 278 lives. –0---