Part of Lugansk and 7 cities of the self-proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic were left without water due to the destruction of the pumping equipment to the extent controlled by the Kyiv security forces, said the chief engineer of the organization "Luganskvoda" Alex Anchishkin.
On Tuesday, the head of administration of the head of the self-proclaimed DND Maxim Leshchenko said that the question of the possibility of restoring damaged during hostilities aquifer highways in the Donbass submitted for discussion in Minsk and the progress on this issue already.
"The water supply to the Stakhanov and Kirovsk, Bryanka, Pervomaisk, Irmino, Zorinsk, Artemivsk and in Some areas of Lugansk were to end today, June 23, due to serious damage to the pumping equipment located within, controlled by Ukrainian law enforcement agencies ", - quotes the expression Anchishkin " Lugansk information centre.
The problem with water supply in the LC is quite acute. Before the General Director of the municipal enterprise "Luganskvoda" Sergey Makarenko said that due to the cessation of water supplies to Kiev-controlled territory, the situation in LNR close to the critical: the Republic was provided with water only at 40% increased Risk of epidemics. Later we resumed the Supply of water from 2 water intakes located within, controlled Kiev, " the area is Usually provided with water by 50% ", he said.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict were about 6, 5 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.