The Finnish Red Cross is sending a logistics unit to Ukraine to coordinate humanitarian operations

On , the will send personnel and resources from its logistics center to to help the victims of the Russian attack.

According to the Finnish branch of the humanitarian group, the consignment includes a small logistics and two cars.

The field office will coordinate the distribution of aid to those in need, and staff are expected to travel to Ukraine on Wednesday.

"Delivering aid at Ukraine’s internal borders is currently very challenging due to the violence and the ever-changing situation." Head of International Disaster Relief at the Finnish Red Cross Marko Korhonen told .

"The task of the logistics unit is to plan and implement a connection from Lublin, Poland, onwards, so that relief supplies can be delivered safely to Ukraine and distributed there to the weakest."

Tampere-based said the first batch of relief supplies – including tents, blankets and sleeping pads – was sent from the city’s logistics center to Ukraine on Friday.

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Source: The Nordic Page

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