On September 8, the DPR Minister of Foreign Affairs Natalia Nikonorova took part in the celebrations of the 78th anniversary of Donbass liberation.
Donetsk was visited by guests from the Russian Federation, the Lugansk People's Republic and South Ossetia. Together with them, the Minister took part in planting trees on the alley "Russian Forest" near the memorial complex "Saur-Mogila". The seedlings were brought from different cities of Russia as a gift from the participants of the Night Wolves motorcycle club.
The Minister also attended the Defenders of Russia veterans congress, laid flowers at the memorial block, the eternal flame and the graves of the fallen militias. In addition, the head of the DPR Foreign Ministry took part in a rally of supporters of the all-Russian party "United Russia", at which the people's program of this political force was presented.