A Russian military plane with medical equipment went to the United States

Russian military aircraft departed from the airfield near Moscow “Chkalovsky” in the United States, have informed in the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation.

As specified, the aircraft of Russian air force flew to the United States with medical masks and medical equipment.

Earlier, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov noted that this assistance was discussed Monday during a telephone conversation the leaders of Russia and USA Vladimir Putin and Donald trump. According to Peskov, the Russian side due to the difficult epidemiological situation in the United States had offered assistance in the form of medical equipment and means of protection. “Trump noted with appreciation the assistance of a humanitarian nature”, – he stressed.

a Kremlin spokesman indicated that providing American assistance to the party, the President of Russia proceeded from the fact that medical equipment manufacturers in the U.S. picks up the pace and, if necessary, will be able to reciprocate.