Ukraine requires from “authorities” of the occupied territories to pay the debt for water supply, – Gerashchenko

Украина требует от "властей" оккупированных территорий заплатить задолженность за водоснабжение, - Геращенко

First Vice-speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko

Ukraine requires from “authorities” of the occupied territories to pay the debt for water supply. This was at the end of a meeting of foreign Ministers “channel four” Deputy speaker of Parliament Irina Gerashchenko on his page in Facebook.

“Great attention was paid to the topic of water. For today the debt of the Ukrainian side for delivered to the occupied territory water is 277 million. But for water you have to pay, and we therefore demand that the Russian Federation has given the go-ahead to the occupied territories began to pay for the supplied water,” she said.

Note that the supply of drinking water in the “LC” can cease from 1 December because of debts on payment of the electricity that feeds the water station in the region.

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Recall that in early October, the international Committee of the red cross (ICRC) has decided that it will pay the bills for October and November, so people are not left without water, and in Kiev and representatives of the “republics” there was a time to negotiate and resolve the issue. From 1 December, the ICRC will not pay for electricity, and 600 thousand inhabitants on both sides of the line of collision risk to be cut off from water supply. In this regard, the ICRC calls upon the members of the Trilateral contact group in Minsk to take urgent steps to resolve the problem to pay for the electricity that feeds the water towers of the region.