Number of refugees and displaced persons approaches 1.8 million persons


150302091517_donbas_locals_624x351_afpAccording to data of UN Refugee Commissioner about numbers there are about 1.8 million refugees and internally displaced persons from the East of Ukraine.

«UNHCR: the number of refugees and internally displaced persons approaches 1.1 million, beyond its borders – 674 thousand, including 542 thousand in Russian and 80 700 in Belarus», – UNO stated.

Under the UNHCR statistic collected together with World Health Care, as of March 2, the number of died persons in Ukraine has comprised over 6 thousand persons including 298 passengers of Malaysian Boeing, yet about 14.8 thousand persons were injured.