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The decision of the government of Ukraine to turn off the gas for the debts on utility bills can lead to the fact that the country will freeze entire cities. This broadcast “112 Ukraine” said the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Oleksandr Vilkul.
“The government gave permission NAK “Naftogaz” in freezing winter temperatures for the debts of the disable people have gas. I do say that it is a license to kill — it seems. That is, can the entire city to disconnect from the gas from the heat,” said Vilkun.
The Deputy noted that the amount of debt people in the country on utility bills is 38 billion (more than 88 billion rubles). “Coping with debt has increased seven times over the past five years. And not because people don’t want to pay or because people are bad. Because people simply banal there is no money,” the MP added.
19 October, Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman reported that the Ukrainians from November 1 will increase gas prices by a quarter. According to the head of the government, the need to raise the price of gas arose because of debts of Ukraine before the international partners and the need to get a new IMF loan. Otherwise the Ukraine will be declared a default.
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