The area near Donetsk filter station was attacked in the night of Monday, the staff and the equipment is not damaged, said the press service of the organization " Water of Donbass ", which provides the region's water supply.
Donetsk filtering station provides water to several towns in Donetsk region. During the conflict many times she comes under attack. So, in January, a result of hit of shells she suffered serious damage. Because of this, the inhabitants of the Town, Yasinovataya and not fully Donetsk lived a few months without water.
"Tonight heavy shelling targeted the area near Donetsk filter station. Fortunately, the staff and the equipment is not damaged, the filtration plant is in operation. Survive the night under fire, so in the morning to get to the workplace, and give the people water, and So almost every day ", - is informed in the report of the press service of the organization.
in the organization once again stressed the inadmissibility of the fire water supply facilities that have the ability to lead To environmental disaster.
"Water system - one of the main components of the complex life support cities and towns, in addition to this, these objects are a potential hazard because during the preparation of drinking water using liquid chlorine, and in the case of destruction of containers with chlorine to the region to protect the ecological catastrophe ", - explained in the organization.
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, 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass discussed during the meeting in Minsk of the contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.