Official delegations from the Republic of South Ossetia, the Republic of Abkhazia, the Lugansk People's Republic, the Russian Federation, as well as political and public figures from Italy, France, Belgium, Serbia, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Finland have visited official events on the occasion of the Day of the Republic in Donetsk.
On May 11, the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic met with representatives of official delegations:
- President of the Republic of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov;
- Vice-President of the Republic of Abkhazia Vitaliy Gabniy;
- Chairman of the LPR Council of Ministers Sergey Kozlov;
- Member of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Samara Region Sergey Mamedov, First Deputy Chairman of the Parliament of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania Alexander Totoonov, Member of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Republic of Crimea Olga Kovitidi, Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Kazbek Taisaev, Deputy Chairman of the Committee of State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation for CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with compatriots Victor Vodolatsky, Deputy Chairman of the State Assembly of the Republic of Sakha Viktor Gubarev.
During the meeting, Alexandr Zakharchenko presented to delegates souvenirs and thanked the foreign guests for the visit.
All members of foreign delegations took part in the solemn event in the Donetsk State Academic Music and Drama Theater. During the event, the Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic awarded the members of the official delegations the Order of Friendship, expressing hope for further fruitful cooperation between our countries.
Also, foreign guests visited the festive procession of delegations of cities and regions of the Donetsk People’s Republic and a concert dedicated to the Day of the Republic at the RSC Olimpiyskiy.