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In the Donbass another group of people crossed the checkpoint closed due to an COVID-19

Another group of people on Saturday according to agreement of Kiev and the self-proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic crossed closed in connection with the threat of the spread of coronavirus checkpoint "Stanitsa Lugansk", said the representative of the LC in the humanitarian sub-group on Donbass Olga Kobzeva.

In March this year in connection with the situation with COVID-19 people pass through the line of contact in Donbas was suspended. Press center operation for the United forces of Ukraine reported that checkpoints in the Donbas will resume on June 10. LC representative in the humanitarian sub-group on Donbass Olga Kobzeva said that PPC "Stanitsa Lugansk", which is the only thing between LNR and Kiev-controlled territory, do not resume work that day, as announced Kiev as "the coronavirus has not been canceled".

"Today on the territory of Ukraine was according to the agreed list of missing pupils and students for exams and face on social issues (need to be put off decisions - ed.)," said Kobzeva.

Also with the Kiev-controlled territory in the Republic were missed LC residents, who for various reasons have not managed to cross the line of contact to the closing of coronavirus checkpoint near the village of Lugansk in March.

By the decision of Kiev in 2015 with uncontrolled Ukrainian authorities territories of Donbas entered in the transmission mode. To enter or leave the breakaway DNI and LC is possible only through checkpoints or through the territory of the Russian Federation. In the Donetsk region, there are four crossing points. The LC is valid only pedestrian checkpoint "Stanitsa Lugansk". OSCE observers said that the transport and economic blockade leads to humanitarian disaster in the region, and urged to open more crossing points.

Relevant data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.