News of Ukraine: Donetsk filtration station is located in the so-called “grey zone” – provides water for settlements on both sides of the demarcation line.
The delegation of the Russian Federation at negotiations of the Trilateral contact group on settling the situation in Donbas in Minsk has refused to provide security guarantees for the repair of the Donetsk filtering station.
This was reported by press Secretary of ex-President of Ukraine, representative of the TAG Leonid Kuchma Darka olifer on his page in Facebook.
“Despite the repeated insistence of the Ukrainian side, the Russian delegation refused to provide security guarantees in the region of Donetsk filtering station, the station staff in the implementation of the repair work and observers of the OSCE SMM,” said olifer .
As previously reported, on April 17 in KP “Company “Water of Donbas”, said that under fire hit a bus carrying replacement personnel of the SFS, were injured five employees.
On 18 April the company announced the suspension of the DFS, which had stopped the water supply of the Town and several other localities on both sides of the demarcation line. On 22 April, the water supply was restored.
On 25 April, the militants again fired Donetsk filter station and pumping station first lift Yuzhnodonbasskaya aqueduct.
As of April 28, the Russian occupation forces continued to violate the cease-fire during repair work on the DFS.
As you know, the Donetsk filtering station, located in the so-called “grey zone” from time to time stops working because of damage to buildings or equipment as a result of hit of shells.
DFS provides water for settlements on both sides of the demarcation line: Avdeevka (about 22 thousand inhabitants), Krasnogorovka and Verkhnetoretskoye and temporarily occupied Donetsk, Yasinovataya, the settlements of Vasylivka and Spartacus is about 600 thousand people.