December 15, 2022, 11:23 – Public News Service – OSN

More than 12 billion rubles were received by refugees who arrived in Russia from DPR, LC, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions. On Thursday, December 15, TASS reports, citing its own source in law enforcement agencies.

“According to the latest data, more than 12 billion rubles were paid as a one-time financial assistance to refugees who arrived from the territory of the DPR, LPR, Zaporozhye and Kherson regions,” the agency reports.

It is clarified that payments are currently ongoing.

Recall that on February 24, Russian leader Vladimir Putin, in his address to the citizens of the Russian Federation, announced the start of a military special operation in the Donbass. He stressed that Moscow’s plans do not include the occupation of Kyiv, but it will strive with all its might to demilitarize Ukraine.

Earlier, the Minister of the Interior of the Czech Republic presiding in the European Union, Vit Rakusan, called on Europe to prepare for a new wave of refugees from Ukraine in the winter. Read more about this in material Public news service.