In Ukraine as of may 10, 1 million 780 thousand internally displaced persons – Ministry of social policy

В Украине по состоянию на 10 мая 1 млн 780 тыс. внутренне перемещенных лиц, - Минсоцполитики

In Ukraine, according to figures from the Ministry of social policy, as of may 10, 2016 fixed 1 million 780 thousand internally displaced persons. About this during the briefing, which was broadcast “112 Ukraine”, said first Deputy head of the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE Alexander hug.

He also stressed that very often these people cannot find a job and housing.

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“They have to compete with those who already live in these regions and is in a serious economic situation. Many of them do not receive social benefits and pensions until that time, until you checked the place where they live,” added hug.