Sumy region sends another humanitarian aid to Avdiivka14.02.2017 12:00 673
Sumy region overnight into Tuesday sent another humanitarian aid to the city of Avdiivka, where fighting escalated significantly. The humanitarian cargo is intended for Ukrainian servicepersons, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
“This is the second tranche of humanitarian aid, it includes warm clothes, food, stoves. All this aid was gathered by district administrations, city councils, caring residents of the region, and brought to the Department of Civil Protection of the Population and collection centers. We sent all this to our guys from the 15th and the 16th battalion, who now are serving in the 72nd brigade and reinforcing it,” Head of Sumy Regional State Administration Mykola Klochko said.
Earlier, Sumy region sent over 20 tonnes of humanitarian aid and about 10 tonnes of diesel fuel to the residents of Avdiivka.