On August 26, a holiday concert entitled “With Makeyevka in heart”, which was timed to the 327th anniversary of the founding of the city, was held in Makeyevka. The event was attended by the Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin, the People’s Council’s deputies, the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation’s deputy Andrey Kozenko and the Acting Head of the Makeyevka city administration Valery Lyakhovets.
During the official part, Valery Lyakhovets congratulated the people of Makeyevka on a significant date.
ʺDear people of Makeyevka! Dear Makeyevka! Happy Holiday! I congratulate you on City Day! Today, our city celebrates the 327th birthday anniversary. Thank you so much for all those who share the joy of the holiday with us this day! Who loves and cares about the city. Thank everyone who lives, learns, works and grows here.
I am sure that the people, first of all, are the soul of the city. Thanks to each of you, dear people of Makeyevka, our city continues to live and work and to participate in the construction and building of the Donetsk People’s Republic. Today, Makeyevka is the second highest in volume of industrial output in the Republic.
I sincerely congratulate all of you on City Day and Miner’s Day! I wish every family of Makeyevka happiness, love and prosperity!,ʺ the Head of the Makeyevka city administration wished.
Denis Pushilin congratulated as well. The Speaker of the Parliament, in his statement, noted the positive progress in the city’s development.
ʺI sincerely congratulate you on the two holidays. On Miner`s Day, which is close and fundamental to us, and, of course, on City Day, the beloved city, which, despite all the difficulties, is developing and flourishing.
In our time, a lot depends on every resident of Makeyevka. Much depends on our supporters, who have been awarded today. And we see that even now we have sports grounds and new objects. And this is done for us and for our rising generation.
Dear friends, I want to wish you well, I wish every family well-being and, of course, may peace be upon you. Happy Holiday, the people of Makeyevka!,ʺ Denis Pushilin said.
Andrey Kozenko, in his turn, thanked the inhabitants of Makeyevka for their bravery, courage and faith in their ideals.
ʺGood evening, friends! Good evening, Makeyevka! I have brought congratulations from my fellow- countrymen – Crimeans. Today I am happy to be with you on the heroic land of Donbass. It is heroic because you can work and because you know how to defend your homeland.
Dear friends, on this festive day, I wish every family happiness. I want to wish your children a sound health. I want us to be sure of our unity. Believe me, only in unity is our strength, together we will succeed. Donbass! Crimea! Russia! Hooray! Happy Holidays!,ʺ Andrey Kozenko said.