The convoy of EMERCOM of Russia With humanitarian aid for Donbass crossed the border With Ukraine, said the press service of the Russian authorities.
"at the border checkpoints" Matveev Kurgan " and "Donetsk" completed customs clearance in strict accordance With international law, all Vehicles had crossed the border and travel to places of unloading in Donetsk and Lugansk regions ", - said the Commissioner of the Department.
He said that all border procedures on checkpoints took place in the presence of authorized customs and border services of Ukraine and observers of the OSCE mission.
"Cars of EMERCOM of Russia moved in on a checkpoint With an open rear canopy body. Check has been not only technology but also the supporting documents for humanitarian aid. On demand we opened boxes of products for presenting content ", - said in the MOE.
over 100 cars driven for residents of Donetsk and Lugansk regions More than 1, 1 thousand tons of humanitarian aid, among goods - food (canned goods, cereals, tea, salt), daily necessities, stationery, fire equipment and Lekarstva and medical supplies of General use.
From mid-August 2014 column of the EMERCOM of Russia has taken to Donbass More than 49 thousand tons of humanitarian cargo. At the end of September 2015 the head of the Ministry Vladimir Puchkov said that the Ministry plans to send humanitarian Convoys to Donbass every week until the end of the year.
journalist Last news Faith Kostamo rode together With one of the columns of trucks carrying humanitarian aid to the South-East of Ukraine, and communicated with rescuers.
Sergey Korpela, senior groups, rescue driver: "We admire his work, the fact that can help. See that citizens are not abandoned, not alone, understand how they need us. The most difficult trip to the South-East of Ukraine - first and second. It was very hard psychologically. Devastation, tears, and all this so close."