More than 10 thousand people use the Services of the mobile operator of the self-proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic " Logicom ", said Wednesday at a press conference, the head of the Ministry of communications LNR Michael Surzhenko.
Mobile operator "Logicom" launched the process in the LC in the early fall. At the moment It covers in practice the whole territory of the Republic.
"Services" Logicom " At a given time are More than 10 thousand inhabitants LNR ", - said Surzhenko.
according to his statement, the communication capacity of mobile operators MTS and Life-Ukraine, providing service to LNR, located on Kiev-controlled territory and have the ability to be turned off at any time." Based on these risks, was launched its own national telecommunications operator " Logicom ", which is already currently in practice covers the entire territory of the Republic and provides the most reliable voice in LNR ", - said Surzhenko.
He added that the problems associated with the coating in those areas where there were active hostilities and is not possible to restore the equipment and the supply of electric energy, in the majority of towns on the line of contact.
at rallies in early April last year the residents of Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine, do not recognise the legitimacy of the February coup, announced the development of " people's republics ". After held in may referendum the Republic declared its sovereignty, put together their own authorities. 2 November in DND and LNR elections of heads of republics and deputies of parliaments. Kiev DND and LNR not recognize. The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the republics. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began More than 8 thousand people.