MOSCOW, July 24 (Itar-Tass) - Russia’s Emergency Situations Ministry plane has carried humanitarian aid to Namibia, the ministry’s spokesperson, Irina Rossius, told Itar-Tass.
“The Il-76 transport plane has arrived in Windhoek carrying humanitarian cargoes for the population of Namibia. The plane carries 35 tonnes of canned goods, flour and sugar,” Rossius said.
Humanitarian aid is being supplied under the instruction of the Russian government. “The Namibian authorities request world assistance due to the unprecedented draught,” the spokesperson said.