Today, on August 26, a delegation of the Donetsk People's Republic headed by First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Peresada arrived to celebrate the Day of Recognition of the State Independence of the Republic of South Ossetia by the Russian Federation. The delegation also included deputies of the People's Council Viktor Yushchenko and Vasily Pertsev.
The honorary guests from the Lugansk People's Republic attended the meeting with the President of the Republic of South Ossetia Alan Gagloev.
"On my own behalf and on behalf of the people of South Ossetia, I express great gratitude. Thank you for sharing this holiday with us. Our peoples have similar destinies, and we appreciate our friendly relations," said Alan Gagloev.
Sergey Peresada, in turn, noted that the friendly union of both states, based on mutual support and fraternal relations, is becoming stronger every year, despite the current challenging conditions.
At the end of the meeting, it was decided to continue constructive interaction in priority areas of interstate cooperation.