The government of Ukraine on the proposal of the Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk decided on dismissal of the head of the Chernobyl exclusion zone Yury Antipova.
"After my meetings with key financial partners for the construction of a safe confinement (sarcophagus), which allows to cover the Chernobyl NPP, After receiving an official request of the European Bank of development And restoration I make a proposal to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to release the head of the Chernobyl exclusion zone ", – is given the words Yatsenyuk in the message on the Internet office of the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers. Yatseniuk recalled that a few months ago he visited Chernobyl And gave the head of the exclusion zone clear of the job, " to put things in order "." However, this was not " – emphasizes a press-service of the Ukrainian government.
"for example, cateringove Firm, which fed French workers for several years, was replaced. They were simply forbidden to feed the people. And received a letter from the firm "Horns And hoofs" about the fact that they happen to be better will eat. Their service is no longer needed. There are more worthy citizens who are able to carry out these works using the resources of foreign creditors " – Yatseniuk said. They say, Yatsenyuk has ordered the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine, the proceedings on the abuse of the head of the state Agency for management exclusion zone. At the end of summer was declared that the Ukrainian Government is thinking about using the zone of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant on the farm to cover funds for its financing. In early July, the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk said about the necessity of changing the system control area of the Chernobyl NPP, as well as among them the destruction of the State Agency for management exclusion zone. In may, the Government of Ukraine has initiated the reduction of the exclusion zone to a radius of 10 kilometers, and the remaining two-thirds of the zone to allocate a biosphere reserve. Remember also, on August 10 within the forestry complex "Chornobyl forest" near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant occurred by ignition with an area of 32 hectares. In gschs of Ukraine stated that the cause of 70% of fires in the area of the Chernobyl exclusion are arson. In early July, in the Chernobyl area of alienation were initiated peat Fires. 1 July the Ministry of emergency situations of Russia has expressed readiness to provide necessary assistance to Ukraine in the organization of fire fighting in the Chornobyl Pushcha. Along with this, the MOE stressed that the fire poses no danger to the residents of border regions of Russia. Fires near Chernobyl were also detected at the end of April – early may. In the basic version of occurrence of the strong for the last 23 years, forest fires in the area of disposition of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine considered arson.