Austria provides extra EUR 2 mln for humanitarian aid for Donbas residents

15:54, 04 January 2017
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New OSCE Chairman, Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs of Austria Sebastian Kurz has announced the allocation of an additional EUR 2 million for humanitarian aid for the residents of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

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"Austria provides additional EUR 2 million for humanitarian aid to the people in eastern Ukraine," he wrote on Twitter.

Read alsoRed Cross brings over 300 tonnes of humanitarian aid to occupied DonbasHe also named the organizations, which will obviously get the abovementioned means. In particular, Kurz pointed to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Caritas charity fund.

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