Belarus has sent humanitarian aid to Ukraine in connection with the flood
Belarus has sent humanitarian aid to Ukraine in connection with the flood, said Wednesday the press service of the Ministry of emergency situations of the Republic.
MIA 22 June, introduced extraordinary security measures due to the bad weather in Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi regions of the country. Heavy precipitation also affected the Lviv, Transcarpathian and Ternopil region. In 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 EU and NATO to help in the aftermath of the floods. The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has allocated about $ 28 million for liquidation of consequences of floods in the Western part of the country.
The Ministry said that at the request of the Ukrainian side of the Belarus sent to flood-affected areas of two plants, pumps, tents, more than 1.5 thousand fire hoses, and protective kits for disaster management. Total cargo weight - 30 tons.
"MES provides the delivery and support of cargoes. It is planned that Belarusian aid will arrive in Lviv today", - stated in the message.