Donetsk, Sep 1 – DAN. More than 200 people from Ukraine-controlled areas entered the Donetsk People’s Republic via the humanitarian corridor on the contact line in Yelenovka on August 31, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service reported on Tuesday.
“Twenty-five vehicles and 214 people entered the DPR on August 31,” the report said. “Seventeen vehicles and 107 people went to Ukraine.”
The Novotroitskoye-Yelenovka crossing point reopened to two-way passenger traffic on Monday.
There are four crossing point on the contact line between the DPR and Ukraine-held territory: Gorlovka-Mayorskoye, Yelenovka-Novotroitskoye, Alexandrovka-Maryinka and Oktyabr-Gnutovo. The crossing points suspended operation in March because of the threat of COVID-19 spread. Later on, a decision was made to open a humanitarian corridor through the Yelevka-Novotroitskoye crossing point twice a week, on Monday and Friday.*jk
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