ST.PETERSBURG, October 14. /TASS/. Russia’s Emergencies Ministry has prepared another batch of humanitarian assistance for Syria, a ministry official said on Wednesday.
"It has been prepared and will be sent in the near future," said Vladimir Stepanov, the deputy emergencies minister.
A Russian plane will deliver around 30 tons of humanitarian cargo, including foodstuffs and essentials. The aircraft will take the citizens of Russia and the former Soviet states from Syria willing to leave the conflict zone.
Since January 2013, the planes of Russia’s Emergencies Ministry have performed 43 flights to deliver humanitarian aid to Syria, and also to Jordan and Lebanon housing Syrian refugees and also to evacuate citizens.