Last quote by John Casson
What we're dealing with is big in scale, it's logistically very demanding – we've had to work around the clock with the Egyptians, with the airlines, and that's why we're appealing to the airlines not to bring people to the airport until they're sure there is a flight ready for them to get on.
Nov 07 2015
John Casson has been quoted in 2 different articles. Most recently, John Casson has been quoted saying, “Since the beginning our objective has been to get British people home safely, as quickly as possible, and today eight flights have left Sharm el-Sheikh with around 1,500 people on board.” in an article called British tourists stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh start returning to UK. This is only one of 3 quotes from John Casson. To see more examples John Casson’s views and opinions, check out the section below. You can filter John Casson's quotes by date and by topic to see, for example, what John Casson said about Egyptians recently and in the past.
Quotes by John Casson
Nov 07 2015
Since the beginning our objective has been to get British people home safely, as quickly as possible, and today eight flights have left Sharm el-Sheikh with around 1,500 people on board.
Oct 29 2014
The British government takes the issue of mine clearance very seriously. The mines here in El Alamein and Matrouh City are a deadly legacy from the Second World War and they are still killing people. I am optimistic for the future and hopefully with this partnership, we can start to solve the problem.