Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

Forum in Athens, dedicated to support of Donbass citizens

12 October 2015
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From October 10 till 11 2015, Forum «European forum for Donbass» took place in Athens dedicated to support of Donbass citizens. Forum organizers were community of Greeks and Russian-speaking Greek citizens «Fyodor Dostoyevsky», «Save Donbass» and «Alternativa» movements.

Forum was attended by the delegates from Ireland, Sweden, Germany, Italy, Spain, Estonia, Poland, Russia, Bulgaria, Serbia, Turkey and the representatives of the Donetsk People’s Republic.

The main goal of the Forum – «informational blockade» breakthrough: informing community about the real events in Donbass, solidarity actions holding and humanitarian assistance for the DPR and LPR citizens.

Horlovka Institution of foreign languages rector Svetlana Kochetova attended Forum as the DPR representative. She held a number of meetings with representatives of Greek party «People’s unity», «Syriza» party coordinator on foreign affairs Adonis Mavropoulos and the head of Eastern European countries section Mikhalis Georgios. The parties discussed cooperation between higher educational institutions of Greece and Donetsk People’s Republic.

As the result of Forum, the further creation of international Anti-fascism Committee was announced.