On September 1, the Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin attended a solemn all school assembly dedicated to the Knowledge Day in Makeevka secondary school №53. The event was also attended by Acting Head of Makeevka city administration Valery Lyakhovets.
Denis Pushilin noted that, despite all the difficulties experienced by the children of the Republic during the conduct of active hostilities, there is happy future in front of them.
“We regret that our children had to go through all the horrors of war, and blame us, adults. Blame us for failing to protect them from this test, but we hope that, having overcome this ordeal, our children will only become stronger, braver, will become worthy citizens of our young state – the Donetsk People’s Republic. I wish you on this special day that you dream, argue, go ahead and do not give up!” said in his congratulatory speech Denis Pushilin.
According to Acting Head of Makeevka city administration Valery Lyahovets, today 24 thousand pupils started their studies in the schools of the city.
“Dear children, teachers, parents. I warmly congratulate you on the beginning of the school year. On this day, 24 thousand pupils of Makeevka went out for new knowledge. I wish the pupils and teachers of fruitful saturated positive moments during the school year. Congratulations!” Valery Lyakhovets congratulated .