01 August 2014, Friday, 11:33

The fifth special flight of EMERCOM of Russia with refugees from Ukraine landed in Bashkiria

author: Galiya Nabieva

On Thursday July 31, a special flight of the Russian Emergencies Ministry with 106 forced migrants including 30 children from Ukraine arrived in Ufa International Airport.

This is the fifth plane with refugees hosted by our republic.

A working group headed by the Deputy Chief of the Main Directorate of the Russian Emergencies Ministry in the Republic of Bashkortostan Zakira Khuzyahmetova took part in the organization and meeting of the arrived people.

Accompanied by emergency officers and STSI crews, Ukrainian citizens were taken to temporary accommodation facilities based at "Rodnik Zdoroviya" health centre. There everybody was provided with hot meals and necessary assistance, including medical and psychological aid.

In the near future people will be placed in temporary accommodation facilities in the city of Salavat. Currently refugees are provided with everything necessary for comfortable staying.