Donetsk regional governor Serhiy Taruta urged them to immediately unblock the State Treasury operation.
His statement also says that till now, despite all the difficulties and problems, regional administration was fulfilling in full financial obligations to citizens. Problems with payments arose only in Sloviansk and Slaviansk district in connection with the seizure of local treasuries by militants from the so-called "DNR". However, after the capture of the Donetsk regional State Treasury payment of all salaries to state employees, pensions and benefits will stop. Hundreds of thousands of people will remain without money, said Serhiy Taruta.