Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

In Donetsk a special cancellation of stamps was held in honor of the anniversary of recognition of the DPR by the RSO

04 November 2016
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Today, on November 4, with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the DPR, the State Enterprise "Post of Donbass" and the Ministry of Communications of the DPR a special cancellation stamp was held, commemorating the second anniversary of recognition of the Donetsk People’s Republic by the Republic of South Ossetia. 

The event was attended by Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the DPR Natalia Nikonorova, First Deputy Minister of Communications of the DPR Nikita Borodin, Chairman of the Liaison Committee and Mass Communications of the RSO Hassan Gigolaev, General Director of the State Enterprise "Post of Donbass" Artem Serdyukov, General Director of the State Enterprise "Postal and Telegraph Service" of the RSO Vladimir Valiev, and Acting Head of Donetsk administration Alexei Kulemzin. 

In the opening speech, Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the DPR Natalia Nikonorova stressed the historical importance of this event and thanked the representatives of South Ossetia for the support of the people of Donbass. "We are grateful to you for your courage, that you have supported us in the very beginning of our way. Your struggle for freedom will always be an example for us. An example of courage, which we will follow"- said Natalia Nikonorova. 

In turn, guests from the Republic of South Ossetia congratulated all of the people on the Unity Day and expressed hope for further strengthening of relations between the Republics.