Checkpoints crosses are mostly annoyed by the long queues – poll
10:46 / 07 Dec. 2016 / 781
Visits to relatives became the most common reason to cross the demarcation line in Donbas. According to the survey of NGO “Foundation.101”, 41% of the 3 thousand respondents reported that they had to cross the checkpoints to see their relatives living on the other site of demarcation line.
35% of respondents said that they cross the checkpoints for shopping, 32% – for cash withdrawals, 15% – to resolve the problems with the documents, 13% – to check the property, 9% – to find a job and 5% – to study.
The most common issue of concern for people crossing checkpoints remains long queues (81%), attacks (55%), expectations in terms of queues (37%) and the mining of the area (9%). It is noted that in comparison with the October, the indices increased.
The survey was conducted on the checkpoints of “Mariinka”, “Novotroitske”, “Mayorsk”, “Hnutove” and “Stanitsa Luhanska”.
The restoring-donbass.com website - is an interactive platform, which was created by the "Restoring Donbas" community initiative of Oleksandr Klymenko. The latest news, blogs and analysis, background information and useful ads for IDPs and Donbas residents are available on the website.