Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

The DPR MFA Head Natalya Nikonorova attended Youth Forum «Foros»

04 July 2016
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The International Youth and Expert Forum «Foros» takes place from June 29 till July 7, 2016 in the Republic of Crimea.

Among the participants of the event were the DPR Acting Foreign Minister Natalya Nikonorova, the DPR People’s Council Chairman Denis Pushilin, the director of Kiev branch of CIS states Institute Denis Denisov, the director of applied political research institute Grigory Dobromelov and also the representatives of the Luhansk People’s Republic.

2 July the DPR Acting Foreign Minister Natalya Nikonorova made a report within the framework of «Novorossia Day» devoted to the discussion of the situation in Donbass.

Natalya Nikonorova stressed in her speech that the participation of the representatives of young Republics in one of the biggest Youth Forums on the territory of the Russian Federation was the great opportunity for strengthening and developing the fraternal relations between countries.

Alongside this the DPR MFA Head told about the Republic’s cooperation with the representatives of foreign states: «The opening of the DPR representative office took place recently in the CzechRepublic officially registered by the Czech authorities. This is very significant achievement which proves that the representatives of Europe start recognizing the Donetsk People’s Republic as a fully-fledged formed state».

Natalya Nikonorova added that apart from the information blockade breakthrough the DPR representative office in the CzechRepublic would negotiate with the foreign investors which express an interest in cooperation with Donbass.

Besides the Acting Foreign Minister pointed out that in the nearest future the exhibition about the DPR is to be opened in the CzechRepublic. The similar exhibition had already been presented in Madrid attended by several thousands of people.  

Background information: Organized by the Political Research Institute and with assistance of the Russian Public Chamber the International Youth and Expert Forum «Foros» takes place annually since 1999 and presents a technology of additional education combining an expert forum, summer school for students and candidates and also the ground for political dialogue. The project is implemented in the format of politological schools, the main aim of which is the development of a scientific and professional potential of youth, strengthening the humanistic and moral values in the field of young specialists with their active engagement towards holding of social-economic reforms.