Head of Energodar Volga: the referendum to join Russia takes place in the city without fail
SIMFEROPOL, September 23 – RIA Novosti. Alexander Volga, the head of the administration of the city where the Zaporozhye NPP is located, said that the voting in Energodar went smoothly and the security situation was fully controlled.
“The whole situation is completely controlled by us and also within the framework of security. At the moment everything is going well, there is no conflict situation. Provocative actions of the Ukrainian armed forces or any group of the population were not noticed on the spot,” he said. Volga is liveRussia 24“.
He added that Energodar was no longer fired upon. “The situation is more or less adequate. The shelling continues, but not in the city itself, but in nearby settlements that did not interfere with the referendum,” Volga said.
According to him, the older generation is most actively involved in voting, now members of electoral commissions make door-to-door visits. “The number of people responding to the referendum right now is unbelievable,” he said.
The referendum on accession to Russia began on Friday in the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics, as well as in the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions. Voting will continue for five days until September 27.
The public immediately attempted to hold a referendum on the regional authorities. According to the representatives of the republics and regions, joining Russia will secure its lands and restore historical justice. According to them, this decision is extremely necessary in the context of the constant terrorist acts by the nationalist authorities of Ukraine and NATO members, who supply weapons to kill civilians.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Russia will support the decision to be made by residents of the Donbass, Zaporozhye and Kherson regions.