In Occupied by pro-Russian militants Makiivka in the Donetsk region there was mass poisoning with tap water, at least 39 people were hospitalized, including children. This was announced by the representative of the Verkhovna Rada on human rights in the Donbas Pavlo Lysyanskyi at his Facebook page, reports Ukrainska Pravda.
According to him, locals began to come to the city hospital complaining about a bad state of health.
The victims complained of stomach ache, vomiting, chills, fever. “The cause of what happened was the breakdown or failure of the water disinfection system in Makiivka. The problems with the disinfection system were known to the communal enterprise” Water of Donbas “, which was controlled by militants, on the eve of the day they even recommended that they should boil it for 5-7 minutes before using. But that didn’t help,” Lysyanskyi said.