Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE considers the units of the Ukrainian military obstacle to ensure normal water supply proclaimed Donetsk national Republic, said the head of the Donetsk office of the observer mission Olga Skibowska.
"The presence of armed groups and armed forces, mines and unexploded ordnance, together With poor road conditions, has become an obstacle to the access to the wells, and obtaining imported water for the local population ", – leads her words " Donetsk news Agency ".
in her expressions, " to carry out repair work because of the attacks became impossible."" Our mission was facilitated by a local ceasefire to allow works rehabilitation works on sections of the water system ", - has added the head office of the SMM. On Thursday it was announced that the Moscow drew the attention of the Council of the United Nations on human rights to the actions of the Ukrainian authorities that violate human rights to drinking water and sanitation. 1 September in the Donbass began a ceasefire, which the parties to the conflict agreed on 26 August in Minsk during the last meeting of the contact group on settling the situation in Ukraine. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the UN at the end of August, the victims of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine began about 7, 9 thousand People, at least 17, 6 thousand Received damage to health.