Crimea blackout: Ukrainian electricity supplier Ukrenergo considers the disruption of energy supplies to the Crimea as force majeure

Disruption of the electricity supplies to Crimea under the agreement with Russia occurred due to force majeure, therefore, there are no grounds for penalties against Ukraine there, said deputy general director of NPC Ukrenergo Yuri Kasich at a briefing, reports "This is

Crimea blackout: people are buying candles and fuel, queues at the filling stations and ATMs, big stores are closing

In Crimea, electricity has been turned off from last night. So, people are buying candles and fuel. Crimean authorities said that they have the fuel stocks for 20 days. But people have their own generators, so they are buying up large volumes of

Crimea blackout: Ukrainian Interior Ministry launched a criminal proceedings on the explosions, which caused the energy cut off

Ukrainian Interior Ministry reported about the open criminal proceedings on the fact of deliberate damage to power facilities, which caused the transmission towers’ fall and energy cut off in several districts of Kherson, Mykolaiv regions and Crimea, reports. "Yesterday, November 21, in

Crimea blackout: repair crews could restore energy supply in 24 hours, if they had access to the damaged pillars

Energy Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn assured that the repair crews shall make every effort to restore the safe operation of the Ukrainian energy system and energy supply to the districts of Kherson and Mykolaiv regions and Crimea, reports. "Repair crews started

Rally near Presidential Administration in Kyiv to support the blockade of Crimea

Today in Kyiv, at the Presidential Administration, about 200 Crimean Tatars gathered for a rally. People protested against the actions of the police in Kherson region, where activists continue the blockade of Crimea, reports with the reference to Korrespondent. The protesters

Electricity cut off in Crimea

Today near midnight, the electricity in Crimea turned off. As the correspondent of Krym.Realii reports, the lights turned off in Simferopol; also, a lack of electricity was reported in Sevastopol, Feodosia, Kerch and Yalta. The Krymenergo supply company confirmed the reports. "Crimea

A monument to “Polite people” will erect in Crimea in March 2016

A monument to "Polite people" will erect in Simferopol, Crimea  for the next anniversary of the "Crimean Spring”. The head of the city administration Gennady Baharev said it at a press conference, reports with the reference to Allcrimea. He recalled that

Ukrainian Foreign Ministry is extremely indignant at the repressions of Ukrainians in the Russian Federation and occupied Crimea

On Tuesday, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine released a statement regarding Russian repressive policy against Ukrainians in the Russian Federation and occupied Crimea.  Ukrainian Foreign Ministry is extremely indignant at the policy of the Russian authorities aimed at the destruction of