ROSTOV-ON-DON, November 16. /TASS/. Russia’s humanitarian convoy that had delivered relief aid to the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine returned to Russia’s southern Rostov region, Oleg Voronov, a deputy head of the Russian Emergencies Ministry’s National Crisis Management Centre, told TASS on Sunday.
Earlier in the day, more than 50 trucks delivered more than 350 tonnes of humanitarianaid to Donetsk. It took several hours to unload the truck.
“More than 50 trucks crossed the Russian border and returned to the Rostov region empty,” Voronov said, adding that no incidents had been reported during the mission.
Earlier, another 20 trucks returned to the Rostov region after delivering 100 tonnes of humanitarian cargoes to Lugansk, also in eastern Ukraine.