Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

Alexander Kofman: DPR is integrating into Russian culture

02 February 2015
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“The arrival of Russian actors is a landmark event” - The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the DPR gave his commentary upon the visit of Moscow theatre “Teatralniy Osobnyak”. According to the Minister, war is not a barrier for the cultural development of Donetsk People`s Republic.

“In spite of the non-stopping shelling a lot of actors are still arriving here. We hosted Michael Porechenkov, Ivan Ohlobistin, and in the rapid future we are waiting for Igor Sukachov. Now the theater of Leonid Krasnov “Teatralniy Osobnyak” has arrived to us. We are very glad that we are not forgotten” - Alexander Kofman said.

The Minister has also highlighted, that the most important aim for the government is the convergence with Russia in cultural aspect: “We are fully integrating with Russian culture, sports and economics. Russia is the nearest country for us from spiritual and economical, and cultural points of view”.

The visit of the Moscow theatre “Teatralniy Osobnyak” actors was sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Donetsk People's Republic.