The miners gathered outside the office of the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, demanding repayment of wage arrears, RIA "news".

Miners from the East and West of Ukraine are on the square in front of the presidential office, knocking helmets, requiring you to come to them personally Zelensky.

Among the demands of the miners – the repayment to employees of state-owned mines of the debt on salary payment, which as of July 1, will reach about $45 million, the dismissal of the Chairman of the relevant Committee of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Gerus, who, in their opinion, led to an artificial crisis in the energy sector and bringing him to justice.

In addition, the protesters advocate a ban of import of electricity and coal gas stamps from Russia and Belarus, the resumption of operation of power units of thermal power plants, which were equipped with anthracite coal to coal gas group, the output of the mines of downtime and ensure their stable operation.