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In Kiev announced the resumption of the work of the checkpoint "Novotroitsk" in the Donbass

People pass through the line of demarcation in the Donbass resumed at the checkpoint "Novotroitsk", reported the press-service of state frontier service of Ukraine.

In March in connection with the distribution of COVID-19 people pass through the line of contact in Donbas was suspended. At the end of may Kiev extended the restrictions on the crossing of checkpoints on the frontline to 22 June.

"By order of the commander of the joint forces operation in the Donetsk region started PPC "Novotroitsk". Today, June 22, at the checkpoint of entry-departure from 09.00 to 18.00 (same as GMT) will be a pass. Safety reasons half an hour before the completion of the specified time the admission of persons to the territory of the KPVV to crossing the demarcation line will be significantly limited," - said in a statement on the Agency's website.

It is noted that for crossing the demarcation line through the point citizens will be allowed with the means of respiratory protection. In addition, citizens who follow with uncontrolled Kiev territories, will be held non-contact screening of body temperature and survey contact with sick COVID-19. To cross the contact line will be "subject to the passing of self-isolation with the use of the application "Move the house", added to the border service.

As of 12: 00 (same as GMT) of uncontrolled Kiev territory through "Novotroitsk" profit 13 people, three people went in the opposite direction.

From June 10, work was resumed PPC "Stanitsa Lugansk" in Lugansk region and "Marinka" in the Donetsk region.

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. In March, the people pass through the line of contact have been suspended in connection with the situation with COVID-19.

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