Mongolian Embassy in Australia issued following statement to its citizens who applied to special charter flight back to Mongolia.
Special Emergency Commission of Mongolia decided upon names of 31 Mongolian citizens who will be picked up by charter flight in Frankfurt airport, Germany on May 2, 2020. Out of these people 16 are minor children, 11 are pregnant women, and 4 are people with health issues.
Emergency Commission declared its term for elderly for the special charter flight as someone over 75 years of age. Australian Mongolians, whose names are approved by the Emergency Commission will be contacted by Mongolian Embassy in Australia. As decision on names of passengers are finalized by the Emergency Commission, and 240 people were selected in total, including other passengers from European countries and Canada many Australian Mongolians haven’t been selected.
Mongolian Embassy in Australia received 1177 applications from March 15 to April 23, 2020, from Australian Mongolians to go back native country.