Yatsenyuk ordered to begin repairing power lines that supply electricity to the Crimea
Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk ordered urgently to start in the Kherson region repair work to restore damaged power lines where it can be.
"in order to resume electricity supply in Kherson region and energy security of the country urgently asking for those lines, where possible, to repair, start repair work," - said Yatsenyuk at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on the first day of the week.
He said that to restore the transmission lines to which you have access and where the SBU and national law enforcement authorities to guarantee safety for restoration crews will be required 72 hours.
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. 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 criminal cases for 5 years denied entry to the Russian Federation in connection With the extremist statements.
Follow the development of events in Crimea left without electricity, in an online report