The number of refugees in Ukraine reached one million people – UN

In connection with the situation, the UN is expanding its presence in the East of Ukraine.

Because of the conflict in the East of Ukraine, the number of internally displaced persons has grown to nearly one million people. This was stated by UN Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs, Jens Andreas Thoburn-Phrantzes

“Almost a million people displaced by the conflict, both in Ukraine and neighboring countries,” – he said.

He noted that in response to the growing needs of humanitarian organizations are expanding their presence.

According to him, the UN is organizing a comprehensive program evaluation and the need to rebuild infrastructure in areas caught in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine.

In Ukraine, the delivery of humanitarian assistance to the Government of Germany arrived 40 trucks with residential units.

In three regions of Ukraine – Zaporizhzhya, Kharkiv and Dnipropetrovsk – held preparatory work for the construction of transit camps of modular homes, provided by the German Government.

Total Zaporizhzhya, Dnipropetrovsk and Kharkiv regions, as of November 11 will be delivered to 88 trucks of humanitarian aid for displaced persons from Germany, among them – 45 trucks with residential units.

The Stopru