Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

Natalia Nikonorova met with the Metropolitan Kirill of Stavropol and Nevinnomyssk

13 December 2022
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Yesterday, on December 12, the DPR Minister of Foreign Affairs Natalia Nikonorova met with Metropolitan Kirill of Stavropol and Nevinnomyssk and Dmitry Pevtsov, а member of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.

The meeting was held in the Kazan Cathedral. During the conversation, Natalia Nikonorova spoke about the difficult situation in Donbass in view of the massive shelling of Ukrainian militants, paying special attention to the destruction of Orthodox churches owing to Kiev's attacks.

The parties also discussed the difficult situation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate in Ukraine in the midst of the intensification of criminal actions by the SBU.

Metropolitan Kirill of Stavropol and Nevinnomyssk, in his turn, expressed support and solidarity with the inhabitants of the Donetsk People's Republic in their struggle for peace and prosperity in the Donbass land.

It was agreed to continue cooperation on humanitarian issues in Donbass.