Ukraine has informed the European Council about the worsening situation in the Donbass, and called for action. About this in his Twitter said the permanent representative of Ukraine to the Council of Europe Dmitry Kuleba.
“Sent to top officials of the Council of Europe information about the escalation in the Donbass, urging them to act. This is the first step. Tomorrow and next will be next,” – said Kuleba.
The hot spot zone of the ATO is currently Avdeevka: terrorists are a hybrid of the Russian army almost continuously shelled the city and Ukrainian military positions near him from various types of weapons.
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On the evening of 30 January 2017 as a result of attack by fighters of Avdeevki at the local coke plant was broken all the branches of electricity, with the result that the company started partial preservation, and the city was on the verge of a socio-economic disaster.
State of emergency was declared. According to the Deputy mayor, the Russian generals in SCCC block attempts repairs. Guarantee the cease-fire in repair time urban communications, was received on the morning of 31 January. Avdiivka coke continues to ensure operation of heating systems: as of midnight, the temperature in the apartments was at the level of 16-17 degrees Celsius.
Ukraine has sent a letter to UN Secretary-General in connection with the aggravation of the situation in Avdeevka. President Petro Poroshenko interrupted his visit to Germany, and requested an emergency meeting of the contact group in Minsk due to a sharp escalation on the front.
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31 January at 06:00 we arrived in the city additional divisions of gschs with powerful generators, heat guns, large tents, stoves, field kitchens, water and food. As of 07:00 in the town has seven points of heating of the population, at the same time began issuing hot Breakfast. The supply of drinking water the city provided. According to the Governor, there is a possibility to evacuate into the neighboring towns to eight thousand inhabitants.
Also, the city went for more police and national guard.