Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

Natalia Nikonorova took part in the meeting of “Legatus” Youth Diplomacy Center students

11 February 2021
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On February 11, the DPR Minister of Foreign Affairs Natalia Nikonorova met the students of the “Legatus” Youth Diplomacy Center. 

The meeting dedicated to the main issues of Republic’s international agenda was held in the format of dialogue and informal communication between the DPR Foreign Minister and students. 

Starting the event Natalia Nikonorova congratulated the Youth Diplomacy Center students on the Day of the diplomatic worker, and also noted the importance of this educational organization activities: 

“On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, I can say that you, dear students, are great hope and huge potential for our diplomacy and for the Republic in general. In addition, we very much appreciate the participation of Legatus students in public diplomacy, the establishment of systematic educational, scientific, socio-cultural cooperation with our foreign like-minded people. Today this area is in demand as never before: the most complex processes are taking place in the world, requiring new diplomatic approaches. In this regard, public diplomacy based on direct dialogue and mutual respect is becoming an indispensable tool.”

 During the meeting, students actively participated in communication with DPR MFA Head. A big number of questions concerned the Minsk process course, the situation in Ukraine, as well as the prospects for the development of Republic’s international relations.