Minister of energy Alexander Novak called a crime directed Against the life of the Crimeans, the circumstances surrounding the sabotage of power lines.
last Friday in the Kherson region have been undermined by power transmission towers supplying electricity to the Crimea, at the present time the supply of electricity to the Peninsula from Ukraine is completely finished. Supporters of the blockade of Crimea in Ukraine do not allow repairmen to damaged power lines supports.
"I think, because It is, in General, a fairly serious crime because of the blackout entirely of Crimea and the Subversion which has been carried out, undermining the supports, the destruction of power lines, was directed, under this case, the development of conditions that do not ensure the livelihoods of people living in Crimea. This in reality is a crime, a serious crime, " said Novak correspondents.
He said that he was surprised that until now the Ukrainian authorities failed to ensure the access of Ukrainian energy sector in order to restore power lines. He drew attention that it is necessary urgently to provide access repair crews to restore power lines.
review of the Crimean authorities, the energy blockade of the Peninsula are the leaders in Russia of unregistered organization " the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people ", such as Mustafa Dzhemilev. Before He launched the food blockade of the Crimea and openly called for the cessation of its supply. Against him in Russia prosecuted under the criminal code, 5 years denied entry to the Russian Federation in connection with the extremist statements.
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