Turkey evacuated more than 360 more of its citizens from Sudan on Wednesday with special flights in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

The first especially arranged Turkish Airlines flight left Khartoum International Airport at 11.00 a.m. Turkish time (0800GMT) and the other at 2.20 p.m. (1120GMT) with 363 Turkish citizens on board, Turkish Ambassador to Khartoum Irfan Neziroglu told Anadolu Agency.

Underlining that the flight was arranged at the directives of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Neziroglu said, a total of 567 Turkish citizens have so far been flown back to Turkey from Sudan after all flights to

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