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17 October 2019, 10:51

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Russian humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Lugansk

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LUGANSK, October 17 (Lugansk Media Centre) - The 87th humanitarian aid convoy of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) arrived in Lugansk on Thursday; the unloading operation is due to begin shortly.

The Lugansk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministry said that EMERCOM trucks delivered 154.94 tons of relief supplies. The cargo contains 5,760 food kits for infants and 15,360 food kits for toddlers

On 19 September, ten EMERCOM trucks delivered to the Republic 159 tons of humanitarian aid including medical equipment and medical supplies.

The first Russian humanitarian aid convoy arrived in the Lugansk People’s Republic on August 22, 2014. Russia has delivered more than 78,000 tons of relief supplies to LPR and DPR residents since.

 

LuganskMediaCentre — 17 October — Lugansk