Donetsk national Republic is ready for the winter to 90-95% said Thursday at a meeting of the division of public support in South-Eastern Ukraine in the Federation Council of Russia head of the delegation of the DPR at the peace talks Denis Pushilin.
"Preparations are held in intensive mode. We cannot say that we are ready on 100%, we have settlements, for example debaltseve, everyone knows how much He suffered ", – quoted expression Putilina news Agency." To prepare for the winter season involves all of the stocks. I think that the onset of cold weather. I now have the opportunity to evaluate (ready for winter) 90-95% ", - has said Pushilin.
He has supplemented his words by the fact that the economy is starting to work: collected taxes, paid social benefits and pensions." it is very important that we managed to maintain the level of utilities. Now they are from 4 to seven times lower than in Ukraine ", - has noticed Putilin. Authorized authorized Luhansk national Republic in the Contact group Vladislav Danego from our side said that LNR is also actively preparing for the winter season." we have the winter preparation in terms of readiness of the housing stock, get pass the stages experienced by, for example, the city of Debaltsevo. The heating system in the settlements ready to take the heat carriers ", – He said, noting that the main problem in this issue For Lugansk Republic is to ensure uninterrupted water supply. Donetsk and Lugansk national Republic declared independence on the results of the referendums held eleven may 2014 in the range controlled by militias. On may 24 at the Congress of Donetsk and Lugansk people's Republic signed a Treaty establishing the Union of the people's Republic – of Novorossiya. In Kiev DND and LNR not recognize. Against dissatisfied with the February coup d'etat of the population of Eastern Ukraine Kyiv began in April a military operation. Since mid-April last year, the Kiev authorities carried out in the East of Ukraine "special operation" To suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the UN at the end of August, victims of the conflict in the East of Ukraine more than 8 thousand People, at least 17, 6 thousand has Been damaged health, 1, 5 million people became internally displaced.