Zelensky has created a military-civilian administration in Severodonetsk

The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky has created a military-civilian administration in Severodonetsk, Luhansk region, the corresponding decree published on the website of the head of state on Tuesday.

In accordance with the decrees of the Ukrainian President informed, had created a number of civil-military administrations in the settlements of Donbass.

"To form a military-civilian administration of the city of Severodonetsk of the Luhansk region. The commander of the joint forces, the Chairman of the Lugansk regional state administration to carry out in accordance with the law of Ukraine "On civil-military administrations" activities related to the education of military-civil administration", - stated in the text of the decree.

The decree comes into force from the date of its publication.

The law "On civilian-military administrations" came into force in Ukraine in 2015. According to the law, military and civil administration of the state are temporary bodies created to ensure security and normalization of life of the population in the conflict area. However, the right of territorial communities to local self-government is not cancelled.

The Ukrainian authorities in April 2014 began a military operation against the breakaway LC and the DNI, which declared independence after a coup in Ukraine in February 2014. According to the latest UN victims of the conflict were about 13 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, including during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which from September 2014 adopted three documents regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict. However, after the armistice agreements between the parties to the conflict continue shooting.