Mobile communication is not fully working within the Lugansk region due to damage of the fiber optic cable, said Last news spokesman mobile operator "MTS-Ukraine" Victoria Pavlovskaya.
first in the media has any information that 3 operator " MTS-Ukraine ", "Kyivstar" and Life has ceased to provide the mobile communication service and access to the world wide web. And the Governor of the Luhansk region Gennady Moskal said that because of the attacks the three villages there is no electricity, for this reason do not work derricks mobile operators.
"in Luhansk region last night was damaged fiber optic cable, which transmits all the data from the base stations that serve the Lugansk region. There remained only about 45% of the Lugansk region, " said Pavlov.
in her expressions, we are working on fixing the damage." Literally thirty minutes ago it was announced that the place of destruction is detected and works to eliminate it, " said Pavlov. Comments from the other 2 operators as long as the Last news get failed.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat in the region. According to the summary data of the United Nations, victims of the conflict began almost 5, 7 thousands of civilians. The next meeting of the contact group on 12 February ended with the adoption of a package of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements, involving, for example, a cease-fire in the Donbass with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of a security zone.
Soon after informing truce in the Donbass resumed shooting, parties blame each other in violation of the "silence mode" and reported that they only return fire. Kiev is considering an appeal to the UN and the EU on the introduction of Donbass peacekeepers.