There are more than a million refugees in Ukraine


More than a million persons left their homes due to conflict escalation in Luhansk and Donetsk regions. It was reported by the UNO representative Vensan Koshtel in Geneva.

Accordingtohiswords, inthecourseofthelastthreeweeksthenumberofinternally displaced persons in Ukraine has doubled and comprises 260 thousand. Yet 814 thousand persons – are refugees moving the country to Russia this year.

Last week, UNO published data about the victims of opposition between the governmental forces and pro-Russian separatists since April – 2600 persons, thousands – received wounds.

AstothestatementofUNO, 2,2 millionpeoplestay directly in the zone of conflict.