EMERCOM: Russia's assistance helped to defend Donbass humanitarian catastrophe
Humanitarian aid Russia allowed Ukraine to defend humanitarian catastrophe and to establish acceptable for life rule the population, said Deputy head of the EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Artamonov.
"MES since August of last year together with charity organizations and the authorities of the regions leading the delivery of humanitarian aid. Only 23 of the convoy was taken 30, 1 thousand tons. This allowed to defend humanitarian catastrophe and to provide normal rules of life of residents, " he said at a meeting of the division for public support of the population of the South-East of Ukraine.
A large part of the sent goods are products and Lekarstva and medical supplies, said the Deputy Minister. Several convoys have been associated with the preparation of the seed - delivered seed Fund.
"All the work was carried out with the assistance of customs and border guard services of Ukraine, in strict accordance with the laws," said Artamonov.