Water in ORLO will not be disconnected for humanitarian reasons. The mechanism of payment for this water was previously developed at the meeting of the parties in Minsk. This was announced by the Minister for the temporarily occupied territories and internally displaced persons Vadim Chernysh in channel 5.
“Humanitarian (point of view – ed.) in any case Ukraine is unable to do this (disconnection of water supply – ed.) to go, and we will not go for it. In General, this entire period, the Ukrainian side maintains this system, providing our citizens on both lines”, – he said.
“But we also see that in Minsk agreement was reached about what in the Ukrainian legal framework will be provided to the solver in the water,” added the Minister.
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According to Blackie, the lion’s share of the costs of pumping water is energy and therefore there is a version that the next step after disconnecting the power supply to the astronomical clock will be off there water supply.
“But in this case the regional budget of the Luhansk region carries the load to support the functionality of the enterprise”, – said the Minister, adding that substantial funds to support the operation of this segment of the water supply was also provided by the international Committee of the Red cross.
At the same time, the Minister of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Igor Nasalik said earlier that water in the occupied territories Luhansk and Donetsk regions can be stopped from-for debts before the Ukrainian water utilities, as well as due to the termination of the supply of anthracite coal at the station, ensuring supply.