The Donetsk Filtration Station and the pumping station of the first rise of the South-Donbas water supply system were heavily attacked. The personnel was evacuated to the shelter as ‘Donbas Water’ reported.
‘Today, at 6:20 am the Donetsk Filtration Station and the pumping station of the first rise of the South-Donbas water supply system were heavily attacked. The personnel is at the shelter until 7:30 am’, the message said.
At the moment, the territory and equipment are examined for the damages.
As we reported the militants shelled the convoy of the filtration station's workers. Five workers suffered, one of them is in the serious condition. On April 18, Donetsk Filtration Station has stopped its work and the supply of the drinking water was stooped to Avdiivka, partially to Donetsk and Yasynuvata, Chervony Partyzan, Kruta Balka and Verkhnyotoretske villages.
The Headquarters of the Ukrainian Armed Forces is sure that the situation was staged and provoked by the leaders of the so-called Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics. U.S. State Department condemned the shelling of the filtration station and claimed that Russia is responsible for the worsening of the humanitarian station in the east of Ukraine.