Today in Donetsk arrived the 55th convoy with humanitarian aid. The convoy of EMERCOM of Russia brought 600 tons of cargo: food, medicine, textbooks for pupils and students.
Donetsk and Lugansk are plunged into a pleasant and hassle - after a few days spent on the road, the humanitarian convoy arrived in the South-East. on the border of the Rostov region the convoy was divided, one column went to Donetsk through the checkpoint "Matveev Kurgan", the other in Lugansk. The checkpoint was not closed - the well-established scheme and right of the selected transition time has allowed less than an hour to conduct an inspection of the entire column. The weight of the load was more than 600 tons, brought products - cereals, flour and dairy products, medicines - not all social objects recovered after the fighting, and even literature. Before the start of the school year is only a week.
According to the head of the press service of the southern customs Directorate Ryan Farukshin, during the search of the cars was attended by representatives of the Ukrainian side. In Donetsk rescuers were met with bread and salt, and it's not a metaphor - people are not going to work to thank the Russians for support. Aid for South-East long-awaited, so the machine does not stagnate. Within minutes all is brought in the warehouse.
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