The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko announced on March 5, a day of mourning for those killed in Wednesday at the Zasyadko mine, wrote the press Secretary of the Ukrainian President Svyatoslav Tsigalko.
"The fifth of March declared mourning for those killed at the Zasyadko mine. The decree of the President ", - said Tsigalko, RIA " Novosti ". First, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said about the readiness to announce the mourning for the lost miners, when it becomes known the final figures for the dead and wounded. Also He asked in a persistent form to allow to place explosion on the Donetsk mine Ukrainian rescuers. On one of the largest mines of Donbass - name Zasyadko on Wednesday there was an explosion. According to unconfirmed information, methane explosion. MES DND informed that the mine at the time of the explosion were 230 miners. According to the summary data, the number of victims at the Zasyadko mine in Donetsk reached 24 people. Prior to this it was rumored that rescuers Donetsk national Republic could deduce from Donetsk mine named after AF Zasyadko 198 miners. Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk was subjected to charges DND to prevent the shaft of the Ukrainian experts. He said he gave the order to send rescue teams to the mine, but the local authorities did not allow these people over there.