Elizabeth Isakov. The international Committee of the red cross plans to increase the number of humanitarian aid to Eastern Ukraine, on a monthly basis to facilitate the existence of 120 thousand people, said Last news the head of Department operational activities of the ICRC in the European Union and Central Asia Laurent Korba.
"We now wish on a monthly basis to provide humanitarian assistance to more than 120 thousand people, providing them with food and basic hygiene kits. But We also plan to provide medical facilities, and the story is about 60 such institutions, the majority of medical equipment and medicines. In addition, We wish to provide support for the reconstruction of homes and destroyed infrastructure, " he said.
According to Korb, the increase of the humanitarian operation in Eastern Ukraine has become can be " due to the fact that were reached in Minsk consensus ".
"of course, the situation is not ideal, But we have now undoubtedly more access to the Eastern parts of Ukraine, and, consequently, more ways is more realistic to assess the need for assistance to victims", he added.
according to the ICRC, the Committee now provides humanitarian assistance to some 60 thousand people in Eastern Ukraine.
One of the most important points signed in February of the Minsk agreements was the constitutional reform, and the enactment of a permanent law on the special status of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The agreement notes that decentralization should take place in coordination specifically, the commissioners of these districts, however, the Kiev authorities are ignoring this provision, arguing about the fact that you are unwilling to have a dialogue with the authorized rebellious territories. Read the full text of the Minsk agreements "