MOSCOW, March 12. /TASS/. Russia will send two more humanitarian convoys to Donbas on March 19 and March 26, respectively, Deputy Emergencies Minister Vladimir Stepanov told journalists.
The next humanitarian convoy, which is the 19th in succession, is to leave for Donbas on March 19, he said. On March 26 the 20th humanitarian convoy is to leave for Donbas, he added.
A total of eighteen convoys sent by the Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations to the Donetsk and Luhansk regions since last August have delivered more than 24 tons of humanitarian cargoes. A previous convoy sent to Donbas beyond schedule delivered urgent relief supplies for the families of miners who suffered as a result of an accident at the Zasyadko coal mine.