KSA Embassy in Lebanon, Middle East Airlines Set to Evacuate Willing Saudi Nationals to Return Home

Beirut, Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), in Lebanon, issued here today a circular to residents Saudi citizens, wishing to leave due to the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus and to return back home.

The circular reads: “Referring to the decision to temporarily suspend travel of citizens and residents to and from several countries, including the Lebanese Republic, the embassy would like to inform citizens that a coordination has been reached with Middle East Airlines (the official and national Lebanese carrier), to conduct a flight on Saturday, 03/14/ 2020, at 8:00 AM, to King Khalid Airport, in Riyadh, and another flight on Sunday, 03/15/2020, at 8:00 AM to King Abdulaziz Airport, in Jeddah, for Saudi citizens and their families who wish to return to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The circular drew attention to the fact that "it is possible to communicate with the Saudi Affairs Department, at the embassy, in Beirut, on the following numbers: land line: 009611762722/ and Mobiles: 0096176026555-0096178803388."

Source: Saudi Press Agency