Kiev continues to sabotage the work of the Donetsk railway, blocking the supply of fuel and spare parts, non-stop shelling the railway path, stated in the press service of the Ministry of transport of the self-proclaimed DND.
before the Ministry of transportation reported that in connection With the blockade of the supply of diesel fuel From the territory of Ukraine was suspended the work of several commuter trains.
"from Ukraine to the purposeful and intentional failure to follow the work of the Donetsk railway. So, the stretch, which runs trains between the territories of the DPR and Ukraine, are under constant fire of the Ukrainian military. In addition, a year with a complete blockade of supplies of parts and accessories for the restoration of rail facilities and vehicles, and two months ago Kiev were blocked and the supply of fuel for the Donetsk railway ", - quotes the expression of the Minister of transport DND seeds Kuzmenko press Service of the Ministry.
the Ministry stressed that Kiev is strongly inhibits the railway, it does not notice that inflicts such actions damage to themselves." After all, without supplies of coal from the DNR Ukraine risks to enter the heating season With a severe shortage of coal for energy production ", - is informed in the report of the press service of the Ministry.
in November 2014, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the document, which is called the " decree on economic blockade ": the territory of Donbass, control of power structures, brought government agencies, banks and even prisons. The SBU later introduced fresh rules for crossing the line of contact in Donbas. In addition, the bus stopped a letter With Ukraine.
From January to the decision of the Ukrainian authorities in the Donbas entered the permit regime. To enter or to leave the self-proclaimed LNR and DND can be only by special passes. 16 June-the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has introduced fresh rules for crossing the line of contact in Donbas. According To them, the import beyond the control of Kiev on the territory of products and medicines and medical equipment, completely interrupted bus letter With the people's republics.
The OSCE observers in their own reports noted that the transport and economic blockade leads to a humanitarian catastrophe in the area, called on Kiev to withdraw it. The lifting of the blockade is one of the mandatory items signed by the contact group on settling the situation in Donbas complex of measures on 12 February.