The blockade of Donbass and the entire civil war in General, steel for parts in Ukraine, by source of income, said on Thursday at a meeting of the OSCE Permanent Council in Vienna on permanent authorized Russia to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
"the majority of Western experts and politicians love to remind you about how Yanukovych" stole from their own people ", – according to news Agency the words of the policy.– What are then the words fit to describe What is happening in Ukraine now? What is happening in the economy, the social sphere, as are attempts to curb corruption, where, finally, real reforms, which is waiting for the West and international monetary Fund?".
"The continuing inhumane Blockade of Kiev against former and current compatriots hardly strengthens confidence in the current government of Ukraine from residents, – drew the attention of the permanent representative.– Improving the delivery of humanitarian assistance, opening of new logistics centers and checkpoints – all That can facilitate the situation of the population of Donbass, welcome. However, it would be logical to eliminate the root cause of issues – to cancel the so-called anti-terrorist operation that has already claimed thousands of lives, to lift the blockade ". On 4 October the chief of administration of the head of the DPR Maksim Leschenko said That the economy proclaimed Donetsk Republic have adapted to Kiev organized by the economic blockade, businessmen rebuild markets and find ways to work with other States. On 26 August, the Prime Minister proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic Gennady Tsepkalo reported by the newspaper VIEW That the regime of economic blockade LPR is fully preserved. In mid-may, Deputy head of the National Council of Luhansk national Republic Vladislav Danego stated That by limiting the movement of people across the line of contact in Donbas, the Ukrainian authorities to impose both economic and physical blockade of the region. In the may report of the OSCE reported That the interim order surveillance of the movement of peaceful inhabitants, introduced by Kiev in the Donbass region, strongly limited the rights of the population of the region.