“Through Stanytsia Luhanska checkpoint, from October 15, the admission of people at the demarcation line will be temporarily stopped by the order of the commander of the Joint Forces from 00:00 a.m. October 15, 2020, until 11:59 p.m., October 31, 2020,” the message said.
The HQ noted that this decision was made to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in the territory of Luhansk region.
As we reported, the opening of the new Shchastya checkpoint in Donbas is planned for November 10, 2020.
On July 13, pro-Kremlin mercenaries stopped bocking the work of Olenivka checkpoint, which is connected with Novotroitske by a roadway. One can only leave Donetsk if he/she is registered on the territory controlled by Ukraine; meanwhile, the only way to enter Donetsk is to get one's name on the list of the "people's republic"'s HQ on coronavirus.