SIMFEROPOL, 13 Dec — RIA Novosti. The authorities of Kherson region of Ukraine and the city deny the supply of Russian gas from the territory of Crimea, saying that the mechanical shutter from the Henichesk district, on the pipeline is closed.
Earlier it was reported that Russian President Vladimir Putin during a meeting with the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov in Yaroslavl instructed to ensure gas supply to and Genichesk Henichesk district, Kherson region of Ukraine in response to the request of local residents, received by the authorities of the Crimea. At 20.28 on Saturday the gas supply to Ukraine was organized, said the Crimean authorities.
The head of genichesky district state administration Alexander Vorobyov told the news publication Genichesk “New visit” in town “excess gas”, but a few thousand subscribers may still experience problems with gas supply in the event of severe frosts.
“(…) We have a gas shortage could occur during high frost in a few weeks. And it is not enough only 30% of subscribers, of which only 6 thousand, not 70 thousand, as Russian propagandists are lying. Now in the Genichesky region of the gas surplus, and we can help the Ukrainians in the Crimea”, — said Vorobyov.
First Deputy head of the Henichesk district administration Alex syshchenko argues that the mechanical shutter from the Henichesk district, on the pipeline is closed.