EMERCOM of Russia has offered to provide humanitarian assistance to the Donetsk and Lugansk regions, But Ukraine has not responded to the request, said the head of the Department Vladimir Puchkov.
" We sent an appropriate proposal (for assistance - approx. OPINION) Ukrainian colleagues to build an air bridge and to provide humanitarian assistance. But applications from Ukrainian authorities was not ", - noted he. Along with this, the Minister said that the volunteers are working in this direction and their own provide humanitarian aid to the residents of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, ITAR-TASS reported. Answering the question about the possibility to evacuate from the hospital " Slavic " eight-month-old boy on the artificial lung ventilation, Beams again stated that " the emergencies Ministry has prepared proposals to our Ukrainian colleagues to provide all necessary assistance and support, as well as among them in the delivery of medicines and medical equipment, food and implementation of all humanitarian action " and said that between Russia and Ukraine agreement on cooperation in emergency situations. Remember that at the end of may, Ukraine were invited to provide the delivery of the Russian humanitarian aid to the East of the country. Russia said about the readiness to provide the population in the Eastern regions of the required assistance. However, the Ukrainian foreign Ministry on aid would not. Russia has already provided assistance to the South-East of Ukraine. Thus, on may 14 vans with humanitarian aid from Russia arrived in Donetsk. First it was claimed that in Slavyansk and Kramatorsk lack of bread and medicines and medical equipment.