MOSCOW, November 22. Official representative of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Vladimir Markin commented on the situation around the termination of the supply to the Crimea electricity from the territory of Ukraine.
“About 20 years did everything that the Crimeans fled from them, and now do all that they finally have I hated” – he wrote in his microblog on Twitter.
Settlements of the Crimea remained without light at 00:22 GMT. The supply of electricity has stopped in all four lines coming from the territory of Ukraine. Two of them because of damage to poles were destroyed on Friday, two bearings, as reported in the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine, were undermined last night. The authorities of the Peninsula have imposed a state of emergency.
Currently all the major cities of the Crimea is already connected to electricity, but due to the lack of own generation in the Peninsula schedules are inputted disconnect people from electricity and water supply. All social facilities of the Peninsula is connected to backup power sources.
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The power outage in the Crimea. Chronicle of events