Tuck: 18 DNR flooded anthracite mines

Тука: В ДНР затоплены 18 антрацитовых шахт

In the Donbas actively flooded mine

The official said that to restore the mines impossible.

In the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk region flooded for 18 mines that previously mined anthracite coal.

This information was voiced the Deputy Minister on the issues of the temporarily occupied territories and internally displaced persons of Ukraine Georgy Tuka, reports Interfax-Ukraine.

“In the Donetsk region for 18 mines flooded and 12 are in the stage of flooding. They were all engaged in mining of anthracite coal, that is, to restore their work is impossible, because to invest will have to do more than to benefit from these mines,” he said at a press conference on Tuesday in Kyiv.

Tuck also urged not to speculate on the question of separation of Donbass because of the high cost of its reintegration.

As reported Корреспондент.netin the result of the blockade of Donbass, Ukraine lost access to approximately 50 anthracite mines. “All anthracite mine stopped and the uncontrolled flooding,” said Tuck.

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