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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

More EU Aid for Russia

BRUSSELS () -- The European Union has granted 5 million European currency units ($6 million) in humanitarian aid for Russia, the European Commission said Wednesday.

The aid will be used to buy medicines and medical equipment for childrens' and maternity hospitals where there are widespread cases of allergy diseases, gastro-enteritis and respiratory infections, the Commission said in a statement.