More than 900 thousand pensioners From the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk national republics receive pensions from the Ukrainian authorities, said Tuesday the Minister of social policy of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko.
"From 1 to 240 thousand pensioners, registered within the occupied parts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, More than 900 thousand receive pension in full to the extent controlled by the Ukrainian authorities ", - quotes the expression Rozenko the Ministry of social policy.
He noticed that a system, when it is possible at any point, controlled by the Ukrainian authorities, to receive a pension and other forms of social assistance, however, to fully implement their obligations in Kiev.
On Tuesday the Pension Fund of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic said that until may 1 plans to pay off pensioners, and as of last Monday, the pensions received 240 thousand people.
Since July 2014, Kiev stopped the work of the Treasury and the national Bank of Ukraine, controlled by DND and LNR, stopped paying pensions and liposome, as well as wages to employees. According to the Minsk agreement, Kiev is obliged to restore the management of the segment of its banking system in the conflict affected areas.