Vietnamese in Odessa province, Ukraine, have presented more than three tonnes of food to locals (Source: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnamese Association in Odessa province, Ukraine, has presented more than three tonnes of food to locals who are living in difficult circumstances.

The donations, which were collected for more than one month, were channeled through the Odessa province Red Cross.

Addressing the hand-over ceremony, President of the Vietnamese Association in Odessa province Nguyen Nhu Manh shared difficulties facing local people in the context that Ukraine is encountering a crisis.

The Vietnamese in Odessa have considered Ukraine as their second homeland and want to support Ukrainian people, he said, adding that the charity campaign is held annually.

President of the Odessa province Red Cross Alexsandr Bunkov said this has been the sixth charity campaign launched by the association since the crisis began in Ukraine.-VNA