“International humanitarian aid was provided to 24 countries. Afghanistan, Iraq, Yemen, China, North Korea, Palestine, Syria and several others are among them. The total weight of all the transported goods exceeded 11,000 tons,” the ministry said.
In 2013, Russian humanitarian and technical aid was provided to 25 countries including the United States, China and Syria. The total amount of delivered goods exceeded 18,000 tons, according to the Russian Emergencies Ministry.