Red Cross delivers 275 tonnes of humanitarian aid to Donetsk residents

12:44, 23 September 2015

The border guards who are serving on the demarcation line between the Ukrainian armed forces and illegal armed groups have handled a column of vehicles carrying humanitarian supplies to residents of the city of Donetsk.

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Trucks from the International Committee of the Red Cross have arrived from Dnipropetrovsk and are heading towards Donetsk, the State Border Guard Service's press service said.

"A total of 16 trucks have passed through the Buhas checkpoint. The vehicles were carrying food of long-term storage weighing more than 275 tonnes," the report says.

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