Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic held a meeting with politicians and public figures from Germany, Norway and Russia in Done

19 February 2018
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Today, February 19, the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko met with a foreign delegation from Germany, Norway and Russia, who arrived in Donetsk to develop people's diplomacy.

The chairman of the Left Party (Die Linke) in the Osnabruck region, the leader of the People's diplomacy project in Germany Andreas Maurer, the representative of the public organization People's Diplomacy in the Kingdom of Norway Hendrik Weber, the coordinator of the project People's Diplomacy in Russia Artem Aksenenko , as well as the president of the Russian charitable foundation “Solidarity. Good. Charity” Vladimir Sych.

At the meeting with the Head of the Republic specifics of the conflict settlement in Donbass were discussed. In addition, the topic of cooperation in the business sphere was touched upon, as well as the possibility of a visit of a European businessmen delegation.

According to foreign guests, among other purposes, they came to see the truth about what is happening in Donbass and to tell about it in Europe.

At the end of the meeting, the Head invited young people from Germany and Norway to visit the Donetsk People's Republic to strengthen bilateral relations through the methods of people's diplomacy.

Before the visit to the Head of the Republic, members of the delegation visited Gorlovka, where they communicated with local residents who suffered from hostilities, and also saw the destruction from shelling by the Ukrainian army.