Aviation: Coronavirus:Written question - 45975

(Orkney and Shetland)

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Asked on: 12 May 2020
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Aviation: Coronavirus
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, how many EU Civil Protection Mechanism flights the Government has agreed to participate in since the start of the covid-19 outbreak.
Answered by: Nigel Adams
Answered on: 18 May 2020

The UK has activated the EU's Civil Protection Mechanism (CPM) on several occasions, as part of our international response to coronavirus, which has helped repatriate British travellers and EU citizens. As of 24 April, the EU estimated that around 2,000 UK citizens had been repatriated under the CPM.

Grouped Questions: 45974

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