DONETSK, February 20. /TASS/. Russia’s humanitarian aid has reached the town of Debaltsevo in eastern Ukraine, a spokesman for the recovery management center of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) told TASS on Friday.
"First trucks with humanitarian cargoes brought by the Russian emergencies ministry’s convoy have arrived in Debaltsevo. The trucks are now being unloaded," the spokesman said, adding that the humanitarian cargoes included foodstuffs so badly needed by Debaltsevo’s residents.
Russia’s humanitarian aid was also delivered in the settlement of Chernukhino in the Luhansk region.
Thirty trucks of the Russian Emergencies Ministry on Friday delivered more than 200 tons of humanitarian cargoes, primarily food products and baby foods, to Donetsk and Luhansk. The truck have already returned to Russia’s southern Rostov region.