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Ukraine: Donetsk's bomb-plagued residents queue for aid packages01:11

Ukraine: Donetsk's bomb-plagued residents queue for aid packages

Ukraine, Donetsk
August 29, 2014 at 13:44 GMT +00:00 · Published

Donetsk locals queued up on Friday as they awaited to receive humanitarian aid packages being distributed by Donetsk officials.

A large component of those in need of humanitarian aid are pensioners, who haven't been receiving their pensions for nearly two months. Nikolay Borisovich, a pensioner, said that he hasn't received his pension in two months, and doesn't know from where he to go to obtain it.

Applicants for humanitarian aid must first fill out forms, before being called back within two days to receive their package.

Ukraine: Donetsk's bomb-plagued residents queue for aid packages01:11
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Donetsk locals queued up on Friday as they awaited to receive humanitarian aid packages being distributed by Donetsk officials.

A large component of those in need of humanitarian aid are pensioners, who haven't been receiving their pensions for nearly two months. Nikolay Borisovich, a pensioner, said that he hasn't received his pension in two months, and doesn't know from where he to go to obtain it.

Applicants for humanitarian aid must first fill out forms, before being called back within two days to receive their package.

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