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31 October 2019, 09:44

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Russian humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Lugansk

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LUGANSK, October 31 (Lugansk Media Centre) - The 89th humanitarian aid convoy of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) arrived in Lugansk on Thursday; the unloading operation is due to begin shortly.

“Twelve EMERCOM trucks have delivered 129.6 tons of relief supplies to Lugansk,“ the Lugansk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministry reported. The cargo includes 23,040 food kits for infants and toddlers.

On October 24, 16 EMERCOM trucks delivered to the LPR 181.5 tons of relief supplies including 7,680 food kits for infants and 15,360 food kits for toddlers massing 168.2 tons. Russia also provided 13.3 tons of medical equipment and 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 — 31 October — Lugansk