“The land borders of the two countries are closed by the decisions of the task forces of Azerbaijan and Russia, and it is still difficult to say when a decision will be made to open them,” Russian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mikhail Bocharnikov said at a press conference, Report informs.

However, according to him, against this background, there was an increase in the volume of air transportation of passengers.

“At present, already 9 Russian airlines operate many flights every week between Russian cities and Baku. There are also airlines that have requested to launch flights to other cities of Azerbaijan,” he said.