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The money is allocated for the establishment of temporary accommodation centres and provision of meals for Ukrainian nationals crossing into Russia.
More than 14,000 people are being sheltered, a Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations spokesman told ITAR-TASS on Tuesday.
“An ‘emergency situation regime’ has been imposed in 32 near-border municipalities of the Rostov region, three municipalities of the (southern Russia) Stavropol region and in Sevastopol (Crimea),” he said.
Most of those fleeing had gone to Rostov region and Crimea, he said, adding that to lighten the burden on these regions, people were being moved by "air ferries" to refugee centres in other regions.