“Presently, already 297 facilities house 18,650 people - by 100 people more than a day earlier,” he said.
From the Rostov region and Crimea, to where most refugees come, EMERCOM’s aviation and vehicles deliver them to other regions in the Southern, North-Caucasus and Central Federal Districts.
“Thus, we have transported over seven thousand refugees,” the spokesman said.
In the Donetsk near the Rostov region, where a tent camp for refugees is organized, the Southern rescue team of the regional branch of EMERCOM has opened a mobile hospital. Ukraine’s 30 citizens have received assistance from doctors working at the hospital.