On June 25, the basketball championship among men’s teams “Donetsk Summer League 2016” was held in Donetsk. Chairman of the DPR People`s Council Denis Pushilin had a presence at the event.
In the opening speech the Chairman of the DPR People`s Council stressed on the importance of sport development in the Donetsk People’s Republic.
“It is a great pleasure for me to see that our youth doesn’t give up and makes efforts to develop sport despite this difficult period we live in. I also express sincere gratitude to organizers of the championship.
The main objective of the DPR leadership is to create all conditions for sport development, to set up sports grounds, to organize various sports events for our youth” Denis Pushilin stated.