Azerbaijan, Baku, Nov. 14 /Trend/
Russia's ambassador to Tajikistan Yuri Popov late on Monday is returning to Dushanbe after a short working trip to Moscow, ambassador counselor for political issues Dmitry Kabayev
"On Tuesday morning, the ambassador will be back in his office," Kabayev said.
Popov came to Moscow on Friday for consultations with top-ranking officials from the Russian foreign ministry after a Tajik court had sentenced two pilots of a Russian airline, Russian national Vladimir Sadovnichy and Estionian citizens Alexei Rudenko, to 8.5 years in a maximum-security penitentiary for the breach of Tajikistan's air space and contraband. The ambassador informed about the current situation and the results of his meeting with Tajikistan President Emomali Rakhmon.