IDPs

Ukraine News Today Mar. 21, 2017: Militants launched 60 attacks, 3 soldiers killed, 9 wounded; Social Policy Ministry registers 1.6 mln IDPs from Donbas and Crimea; Central Bank lowers forecast for Ukraine’s GDP growth in 2017 to 1.9%, improves to 3.2% in 2018

Militants launched 60 attacks on positions of Ukrainian troops, 3 soldiers killed, 9 wounded in last day Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 60 times in the past 24 hours with three Ukrainian soldiers reported as killed in action

Organizations helping IDPs are about to become displaced themselves: sponsor urgently needed for the House of Free People

UkraineIs NGO Chairman Sergiy Vakarin visited the House of Free People, a home to NGOs that help displaced families from Donbas, including New Donbas, Vostok-SOS, Krym-SOS and an Employment Centre of Free People.

Over 40% of Ukrainians have positive attitude towards displaced persons

Thus, according to figures revealed by the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS) at a press conference on Thursday, 43% of respondents have a positive attitude to the IDPs from Donbas and Crimea, 47% are neutral, 6% - negative and 4% -