In the office Zelensky said about help from other countries after the floods
Israel and Moldova acceded to the provision of assistance to Ukraine in overcoming the consequences of floods in Western regions of the country, said on Saturday the press service of the office of the Ukrainian President.
Earlier the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky during a visit to Ivano-Frankivsk region has set the task to Cabinet of Ministers to involve the restoration of the victims of the bad weather regions international assistance.
"The Prime Minister Denis Shmyhal reported that the United States immediately affected regions allocate 100 thousand dollars, Israel has purchased 25 thousand litres of drinking water and Moldova sends in Chernivtsi region the truck with equipment and materials for dealing with emergency situations", - stated in the message.
Zelensky said that international partners should help Ukraine in rebuilding flood-affected regions. "We have allocated from the reserve Fund, the first 750 million hryvnia (about $ 28 million) for the rehabilitation of regions and (payments - ed.) of compensation to the people. While it is impossible to fully calculate the damages, but if necessary will allocate as much as necessary. But our international friends have arrangements for first aid, and do not ignore. We need to help people in this difficult period", - quotes the President a press-service.
On Monday, the interior Ministry of Ukraine has introduced emergency security measures because of bad weather in Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi regions of the country. Heavy precipitation also affected the Lviv, Transcarpathian and Ternopil region. In the framework of the state service for emergency situations said that due to the bad weather, three people were killed and another was missing. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine has asked the European Union and NATO to help in the aftermath of the flooding.