The economic Blockade DNR is expressed only on the price difference between the territory of the DPR and Ukraine, but in General the economy of the Republic were able to adapts to the conditions of the siege, told reporters the head of the DND Alexander Zakharchenko.
"The blockade has an effect only in that moment that the prices that exist in our Republic and in Ukraine, they are different, but, in reality, the economy itself has been able to establish business ties with the Russian Federation. For this reason, by and large shortage of food DPR is not experiencing ", he said.
The military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of Donbas lasts more than a year. At the talks on February 12 were achieved consensus on stopping the fire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons, introduction to the Constitution of Ukraine changes on decentralization of power and the consolidation of the special status " of certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".
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. Also entered Kiev and transport Blockade of the region.