Humanitarian assistance must be delivered to the needy people across borders and lines of the fighting, about East of Ukraine is not obtained, said on Wednesday the official representative of the UN Secretary General Stefan Dujarric.
"Clearly, this is a basic principle that humanitarian assistance should be delivered through the line of fighting, across borders, in accordance with existing regulations, it shall be delivered to people who need it, but currently this is not happening," said he, answering the Question about the humanitarian situation in Eastern Ukraine.
authorized the UN Secretary-General drew the attention that the organization's position is that " the parties to the conflict are obliged to adhere to the Minsk agreements on the settlement of the fall ".
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict were about 6, 5 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.