1st humanitarian logistics center at the separation line in the Donbass will start work on the last working day of the week, said the representative of Ukraine in the sub-working group on humanitarian issues of the contact group Irina Gerashchenko.
"Irina Gerashchenko said that on August 28 starts the operation of the logistics centre close to CPW zaytsevo that on the highway Gorlovka – Artemovsk. Residents of the occupied territories will be able to buy there food and Lekarstva and medical supplies, other goods at affordable prices, and to perform banking transactions. The second such centre in the early fall will open close to the village Novotroitskoye (highway Donetsk – Volnovakha) ", – reported in the report on the Internet office of the Ukrainian President.
yesterday, Prime Minister proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic Gennady Tsepkalo reported by the newspaper VIEW that the regime of the economic blockade of the LC is fully preserved. According to him, the Ukrainian partners in the negotiations and in truth considered the issue of creating a " humanitarian logistics centers "." But as long as there are No centres for the purchase of products not created. Because of checkpoints between our territory and the former Luhansk region does not happen. For this reason, they must rst study the mechanism of crossing the line of contact, and then organize these centers, – he said.– Any coordination with us until was not. For this reason, Residents are able to Move and transport the food ". August 23 was declared that the Ukrainian authorities have restored one of the first closed control points of entry/exit (CPW) through the line of contact in Donbas near the village zaytsevo. On 17 August, the Council of national security and defence (NSDC) of Ukraine said about the closure of several transportation corridors in the proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk people's Republic. In mid-may, the Deputy head of the National Council of the Lugansk people's Republic Vladislav Danego said that by restricting the movement of Residents through the line of contact in Donbas, the Ukrainian authorities to impose both economic and physical blockade of the region.