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25 July 2019, 12:42

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Russian humanitarian aid convoy unloading in Lugansk

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LUGANSK, July 25 (Lugansk Media Centre) - The 85th humanitarian aid convoy of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) arrived in Lugansk on Thursday; unloading is underway.

The Lugansk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministry press service said that nine EMERCOM trucks delivered 107.5 tons of relief supplies to the Republic on Thursday. The cargo includes medical equipment and supplies.

On December 20, 2018, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia would continue to provide humanitarian aid and other assistance to people living in Donbass.

On the same day, 15 trucks of the 84th EMERCOM humanitarian aid convoy delivered to Lugansk 157.8 tons of relief supplies for Donbass residents.

The first Russian humanitarian aid convoy arrived in the Lugansk People’s Republic on August 22, 2014. Russia has delivered more than 77,000 tons of relief supplies to LPR and DPR residents since.

LuganskMediaCentre — 25 July — Lugansk