Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

The round table «Fight of Donbass for Independence» took place in Donetsk

12 May 2016
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Today, 12 May, the round table sitting «Fight of Donbass for Independence» took place in Donetsk with assistance of the DPR Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense.

The event was attended by the representatives of the Donetsk People’s Republics’ authorities, and also by the guests from France, Italy, Finland and Germany.

While opening the sitting, the DPR Acting Foreign Minister underlined: «Two years ago on the referendum we confirmed our will and the right to live on our land. At that time the decision on the referendum holding became one of the key moments in Donbass life. Despite the threats from the part of Kiev authorities we confirmed our choice by will expression on May 11, 2014. It made start for forming the new socially-oriented state where citizens’ rights are respected and true democracy values are implemented».

In the course of the event the participants of the round table actively expressed their point of view on the situation in Donbass and especially it was pleasant to hear the words of support from the foreign guests addressing the Republics` citizens.

As a result of a round table the Resolution was adopted with mentioning the call for the whole world community to objectively evaluate the actions of the Ukrainian authorities and also to continue collecting the material of Facts of Kiev crimes for creating the international Tribunal.

The Ministry of Foreign affairs of the Donetsk People’s Republic expresses gratitude to the all participants of the round table and impartial citizens of Europe who are ready to spread the true information on happening in Donbass.