At the meeting with Alfred Almeder, the chairman of Austrian social organization “Committee for the Ukrainian peace”, the LPR Head Igor Plotnitsky claimed that the LPR considers the possibility of Representative Centre opening in Austria, reports the press service of the Republic’s Head administration.
The efforts of Russia are aimed at preventing a new round of violence in the southeast of Ukraine. This was stated by the Russian Foreign Minister in an interview with the newspaper Argumenty i Fakty.
The Ukrainian side allows the possibility of imposing sanctions on a number of Russian legal entities and individuals in the case of their business cooperation with enterprises in Donbass, where external management was introduced. This was stated by the deputy head of the presidential administration of Ukraine Konstantin Yeliseyev in an interview.
The Head of the Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko commented on some media’s reports on the Ukrainian former political elite’s plans for returning to Donbass, and also assessed Donetsk people’s negative feedback to this news at the briefing on March 27.
Moscow would like its European partners to exert greater efforts for the sake of achieving the implementation of Minsk-2 Accords, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said as he began talks with his Italian counterpart Angelino Alfano in Moscow on Monday.
Ukrainian authorities answer Donbass humanitarian program increasing pressure on the region’s residents, reports the DPR representative on the Minsk negotiations, Denis Pushilin.
Representatives of the DPR will raise the issue of the Donbass enterprises’ security at the next Contact Group meeting in Minsk, which is scheduled for March 29, in the light of the accident with the explosions at the ammunition depot in Balakleya near Kharkov, stated the head of the delegation to peace talks, the People's Council Chairman Denis Pushilin.
The Donetsk People's Republic will not allow Ukrainian authorities to unleash a new stage of the war in Donbass, stated the DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko at a press conference in the capital today.
The Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics have made progress in the field of information security, stated the director and editor-in-chief of the International DONi News Agency Janus Putkonen (Finland) during a lecture he was delivering for students of the Lugansk National University named after Taras Shevchenko.
Ukraine is more and more reducing to a terrorist state, where no laws function, said the State Duma chairman, Vyacheslav Volodin, while commenting on the Ukrainian government’s reaction to the murder of former Russian deputy Denis Voronenkovo, including president Poroshenko’s words, who said that the event was “the act of state terrorism on the Russian part”.
Nine Makeyevka-based companies have gone into the receipership since 1 March, reports Kirovsky district administration's head Valentina Kharlashka.
“Receivership is a standard world practice, for example, in case of bankruptcy the government applies this procedure in order to preserve workers’ rights,” said Kharlashka .
Prospects of implementing the Minsk 2 peace deal on Ukraine cannot be seen now, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at the Military Academy of the General Staff on Thursday.
The Kiev authorities owe Donbass pensioners over 30 bln hryvnia in payments, Alexander Zakharchenko said speaking live on TV.
The LPR People's Militia will request the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to hold an investigation into incorrect reports concerning heavy weapons and hardware storage sites filed by some monitors, said the People's Militia spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Andrey Marochko.
The Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) Alexander Zakharchenko has expressed his hope for the fact that the Republic will win in the Donbass conflict soon and for reunification with the cities which are temporarily controlled by Kiev.
On the eve of the Cultural Worker’s Day, 22 March, the Head of State congratulated the heroes of the fete.
A testimonial from the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, was read by the acting DPR Minister of Culture Mikhail Zheltyakov.