200 people use Yelenovka humanitarian corridor on Oct 12 – DPR Emergencies Ministry

200 people use Yelenovka humanitarian corridor on Oct 12 – DPR Emergencies Ministry

October 13, 2020 10:56

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. One hundred and thirty-four people from Ukraine-held areas entered the Donetsk People’s Republic via the humanitarian corridor on the contact line in Yelenovka on October 12, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service reported on Tuesday.

“On October 12, the Yelenovka crossing point operated for entry and exit; 19 vehicles and 134 people entered the Republic,” the report said. “Seventeen vehicles and 88 people went to Ukraine.”

There are four crossing point on the contact line between the DPR and Ukraine-held territory in Donbass: Gorlovka-Mayorskoye, Yelenovka-Novotroitskoye, Alexandrovka-Maryinka and Oktyabr-Gnutovo. All the crossing points suspended operation in March as part of COVID-19 lockdown measures. Later on, the Yelenovka-Novotroitskoye humanitarian corridor was opened. It operates twice a week.*jk