On the roads of Donbass will allocate nearly one billion

На дороги Донбасса выделят почти миллиард

Poroshenko during a working trip to Donetsk region

Ukraine step by step continues to develop a peaceful life in the Donbass, said Poroshenko.

For the construction of roads in the Donbass in 2017 will be allocated 800 million hryvnia. This was stated by President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in the framework of the working visit to Donetsk region on Monday, August 28.

According to Poroshenko, for the construction of roads part of the money will be spent, including from customs duties.

The President also stressed that despite Russian military aggression, Ukrainian step by step continues to develop a peaceful life in the Donbas.

“It is very important that in recent time, we go to Donbass not only in connection with the defense capability of our Armed forces, and we go to demonstrate important steps in the revival of Donbass”, – said Poroshenko.

Earlier, the Minister of infrastructure Volodymyr Omelian announced that all roads that are being built in Ukraine this year, there is a guarantee for five years.