The convoy of EMERCOM of Russia With humanitarian aid for Donbass crossed the border With Ukraine, said Thursday in a 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 Ministry of emergency situations, RIA " Novosti ".
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. Prior to that, early in the morning it was announced that the 41-th column of humanitarian aid EMERCOM of Russia went to the Donbass. Over 100 cars taking More than 1, 1 thousand tons of humanitarian aid ? food (canned goods, cereals, tea, salt), Essentials, stationery, fire equipment and medicines and medical equipment for 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. The previous convoy of humanitarian aid delivered to Donetsk and Lugansk More than 1, 2 thousand tons of humanitarian aid. Among the cargoes of foodstuffs, and Among them canned food, cereals, pasta, tea, sugar, and Lekarstva and medical supplies.