In reservoirs of the Crimea accumulated 234 million cubic meters of drinking water, which is 23 percent more than in July last year. About this on air of the TV channel "The First Crimean" said the head of the state Committee for water management of the Republic Igor Weil, reports RIA Novosti.
The official said that the Simferopol and the southern coast of Crimea is provided with water to the end of the year, the Northern and Eastern part of the Peninsula — at least until the end of the holiday season. "Last year on this date we had about 190 million cubic meters of water," he said.
Weil added that all the water supplied to the water supply system, is the mountain, its quality control is regularly carried out together with the CPS.
30 April the Ukrainian authorities announced on the completion of construction of the dam on the North Crimean canal on the border with the Peninsula. According to reports in the Kyiv media, stationary concrete dam "finally cut arid the Crimea from the Dnieper water." The dam was built during the year, spending on the project is 35 million (approximately 75 million rubles).
In 2014, after the Crimea became part of Russia, Kiev started cover the locks of the canal, through which water from the Dnepr entered the Peninsula. Then this waterway was satisfied about 80 percent of needs of the Crimea in the resource. The region began to use internal sources of drinking and technical water supply. While lying on the Peninsula part of the North-Crimean canal used to supply water from local sources.
The head of Transnistria Vadim Krasnoselsky in the course of communication with local and Ukrainian journalists speculate about ownership of the Crimea. In addition, he explained to reporters the difference between the situation with the breakaway Republic and the Peninsula, as well as the self-proclaimed republics of Donbass.
Acting Governor of Sevastopol Dmitry Ovsyannikov signed a law on strategy of socio-economic development of the city until 2030. The mayor noted that Sevastopol has a high potential. In addition, he said, "we have the resources and the full support of the Federal centre".
The race for the post of Governor of Sevastopol in the near future can leave candidates Viktor Rezanov ("People against corruption") and a former Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Vadym Kolesnichenko (party of "Great Motherland"). According to journalists, they could not overcome the municipal filter.
The UN Security Council on Monday, July 24, will hold an extraordinary meeting on the situation in Jerusalem, where the clashes between the Palestinians and the Israelis killed several people. The discussion will take place behind closed doors after the morning session of the Council.
The fighting was interrupted Donetsk filtration station. The power supply has been disconnected at 19:25 on Saturday, July 22. Stopped water supply to the city of Avdeevka, partly Donetsk and Yasinovataya, towns Verkhnetoretskoye, Red Partisans, and the village Vasilevka and Kruta Balka.
The head of homeland security and the US cyber command Admiral Michael Rogers believes that now is not the time to create a joint Russian-American group on cyber security. Such opinion as transfers RIA Novosti, he said during a forum on security.