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Over 27,000 Ukrainian refugees stay at Russian temporary accommodation centers

July 24, 2014, 13:13 UTC+3 MOSCOW
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MOSCOW, July 24. /ITAR-TASS/. At least 27,260 Ukrainian refugees, including 10,356 children, are staying at temporary accommodation centers in Russian regions, Emergencies Ministry spokesman Alexander Drobyshevsky told ITAR-TASS on Thursday.

“Eight mobile temporary centers have been organized for accommodating refugees,” Drobyshevsky said. “Inter-departmental groups take control over the arrival of people, their registration and accommodation,” he said.

Refugees receive medical and psychological support at temporary accommodation centers, Drobyshevsky said. People can call a round-the-clock hotline to ask for assistance. The Crisis Management Centre has received over 4,000 calls.

A mobile hospital, set up in the city of Donetsk, Rostov region, has rendered assistance to 584 Ukrainian citizens, including to 444 children.

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