Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

DPR Representative Centre was opened in Marseille

25 September 2017
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Today, on September 25, the grand opening of the DPR Representative Centre was held in the city of Marseille (France).

A ceremony was attended by the President of "My Country France" association Jacques Clostermann, French political analyst, expert of the Center for Political and Strategic Analysis "Stratpol" Xavier Moreau, French public representatives.  

Head of the DPR Centre in France, Hubert Fayard, appeared with a welcoming speech, noting importance of the newly opened organization in fight against the information blockade and biased news disseminated by committed Western media. Mr. Fayard expressed hope for successful Centre’s activity, the result of which will be a strengthening the position of the Republic in the international arena.

During the ceremony, a video message by the Head of the DPR Foreign Ministry, Natalia Nikonorova, was presented. Natalia Nikonorova congratulated the organizers of the opening ceremony on this significant event, thanking them for supporting Donbass:

"In the conditions of the Donetsk People’s Republic formation as a full-fledged subject of international relations, public diplomacy is especially important, since the development of cultural, economic, social, scientific ties does not limit us to the conventions of the state official recognition. We would like to express our sincere gratitude to everyone, especially to Mr. Hubert Fayard, for the work done on opening and registration of the Representative Centre of the Donetsk People's Republic in France. Your support is extremely important and necessary for all residents of the Donetsk People's Republic."

Also the honored guests of the ceremony Jacques Clostermann and Xavier Moreau made small reports on the situation in Donbass. They noted that they have repeatedly visited our Republic and saw with their own eyes what is really happening in the DPR.

Despite constant provocations in the information sphere and truth concealment about Donbass, our French like-minded people are doing their best to open the eyes of the world community to the true situation in the Donetsk People's Republic.