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In the Ukrainian neighboring country Moldova will enter from the EU Set up a warehouse for relief goods for refugees. In addition, more than 1,200 tents and 4,000 blankets will be delivered this week for people who have been displaced by the war, as the responsible EU Commission announced on Tuesday.
“The humanitarian needs of affected civilians are increasing exponentially in light of Russia’s extremely brutal military attack on Ukraine,” said Commissioner Janez Lenarcic, who coordinates the crisis. In order to be able to help all people in need, all available capacities must now be mobilized.
According to the EU Commission on Tuesday, the war in Ukraine has already forced more than 4.5 million people to flee to neighboring countries such as Hungary, Moldova, Poland and Slovakia. Most of them are women and children. It is the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world, the agency said.
The poor non-EU country of Moldova, located south of Ukraine, has been receiving intensive support from EU states in caring for refugees for weeks. In view of the great need, medical equipment from stocks in Germany, Hungary and the Netherlands, for example, was also mobilized.