The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during a working visit to the plant on August 26 launched the full operation of the main gas pipeline Ocheretino – Avdeevka, which will supply the city with gas supply controlled by the Kiev area. The broadcast led the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.
At the conclusion of his speech, the President expressed his intention to visit the homes of local residents hoping to try the soup, cooked on the “Ukrainian gas”.
“We have agreed that we will stop in one or two home and see how it works a gas burner. Maybe someone will cook soup already on the Ukrainian gas? (laughs – ed.). I think that it is a holiday that must be celebrated,” – said the head of state.
In his speech, Poroshenko also said that he intends to urge the EU to help the settlements of Donbass.
Note that on the resumption of gas supplies to the Town in RSA announced on August 20. Then the head of administration said that in the next few days will be with gas the residents of the settlements of Yasynuvata district.
We will remind, the gas in the plant was supplied through a gas pipeline Makeevka, Avdeevka. In the summer of 2017, a gas pipeline damaged as a result of another attack by militants. Thus, no gas left 20 thousand inhabitants of the Town and the settlements of Yasynuvata district.
In Avdiivka due to the lack of supply has declared a state of emergency. It was also reported about the beginning of the construction of a new pipeline, through which Avdeevka will receive gas from Ukraine-controlled territory.
In mid-January of 2018, it was reported that in the Donbass has completed the construction of a pipeline to the plant.