Ukraine for talks on Donbas will put forward an urgent demand of the militants

The militants have so far refused to provide security to the Ukrainian rescuers extinguish a massive fire

While Ukraine continues to put out the fire in the Luhansk region, at today’s negotiations of the Tripartite liaison group Ukraine will insist on a cease-fire so rescuers could look at the emergency incident. This was stated by the head of the Office of the President Andrey Ermak during a visit to the Donbass, together with the President.

About it reports a press-service of the income statement.

It is noted that began the next TAG meeting in a videoconference format. Ermak reminded that the fire is raging near the line of demarcation.

Given the danger of tipping to the flame settlements due to strong winds and hot weather, he urged participants of the Tripartite contact group to negotiate the establishment of full and comprehensive ceasefire.

“I think that at the next meeting of the TAG should once again consider the question of establishing a regime of silence, because our common goal is to prevent further casualties among the civilian population,” said Yermak.

The fire in the Luhansk region extinguishes aircraft, but the rebels do not guarantee safety

As reported “Today”, the Chairman of the Lugansk regional state administration Serhiy hayday in the night from 7 to 8 July were told that the occupation government has filed a request for a cease-fire to provide fire fighting using aircraft, but the rebels did not agree. This is later confirmed by interior Minister Arsen Avakov, but the aircraft took to the skies for the elimination of fire.

We will remind, near Severodonetsk, Luhansk oblast on 7 July, broke out large-scale forest fires, although a small fire started one day earlier. This epicentre was the village of Smolyaninovo, which suffered most from the fire destroyed 23 houses and 80 holiday homes co-op “Wolf lake”. Also the fire damaged 36 homes. At the moment we know about the five deaths of local residents. We showed photos and video of the fire in the Luhansk region.

The authorities have already decided that the victims of the fire who lost their homes, compensation will be paid 300 thousand hryvnia. Separately will be provided payments to the families of the victims. At the same time the police considers three versions of the causes of large-scale fires.