KYIV (QHA) -

The Ukrainian consul in Algiers is collecting documents for the repatriation of the bodies since this is a long, laborious and a rather expensive procedure, according to a TSN TV Channel.

- According to the current information provided by the firms dealing with repatriation of the deceased the cost will range from 9 to 15 thousand. The sum may be paid by relatives or, in some cases when relatives cannot do it, by the government. If a person was insured, the insurance company may pay it, said Vadim Blazej, a charge d'affaires of Ukraine in Algeria.

Evening, January 15, a terrorist attack hit the West African country of Burkina Faso and killed Ukrainian family originally hailed from the city of Kharkiv. The attack claimed lives of a mother, two sisters, and a baby.

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