The head of the Pension Fund of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Galina Sagajdakova said on Wednesday that on July 14, authorities paid the villagers more than $ 800 million in the form of pensions.
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. To continue to receive pensions, pensioners now have to enter your data within, controlled by power structures. Since April, the authorities of the self-proclaimed DND and LNR began to pay pensions to residents.
"The total amount paid as of 14 July amounted to $ 837 million. 178 thousand pensioners of the Republic received their funds ", - quotes the words of Saidakova.
at rallies in early April of this past year the residents of Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine, do not recognise the legitimacy of the February coup, announced the development of " people's republics ". After held in may referendum of the Republic declared its sovereignty and later formed the Union of " new Russia ", put together their own authorities.
Kiev DND and LNR not recognized and began against the inhabitants of the region force special operation. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict were about 6, 5 thousand people.