The restoration of power supply in the Donetsk region Gorlovka, which will help to again start the operation of the plants could begin in the near future, said the journalist, Deputy head of the Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in Ukraine Alexander Hg.
"We met in Gorlovka With authorized organization that provides electricity. Also on the current conversation attended SCCC Authorized (Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire) and Authorized the DNR. We solved the Issue of restoration of power lines along the route artemovo-Gorlovka. It is necessary to recover the 40 towers in the square 5 miles on the line of contact, but it is necessary to make rules for the demining of this area ", he said.
Hg has noticed that repair crews From both sides are ready to start work in addressing this issue are required to participate as DND and Kiev." now We turn to the DNR as soon as possible to solve this problem, and to SCCC, in order to support these activities, " said hug.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR and DND. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which Since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
From 1 September in the Donbass entered into force another truce, both parties and observers state that it is observed. At the end of September was signed the agreement about the withdrawal of weapons with a caliber of not more than 100 millimeters and tanks from the frontline. This process takes place in 2 stages (first, Lugansk, then Donetsk region). Militia LNR told about the fifteen of October, the completion of the first phase of the diversion of arms a caliber of less than 100 millimeters, the Ukrainian Military said it has completed the 1st phase of allotment October 16. In the DPR on 22 October told that the Republic has completed the withdrawal of tanks from the line of contact from Donetsk to Gorlovka. OSCE documented the fact of withdrawal. Ukrainian security forces Also completed the allotment of tanks.