Yuri Pokintelitsa: Kiev power demonstrates brazen disregard for needs of Donbass’ miners

A deputy Yuri Pokintelitsa commented on an announcement made by the Head of the Independent Miners' Union of Ukraine Mikhail Volynets about the miners of the coal mine “Kurakhovskaya”, which was owned by the state enterprise "Selidovugol", demanding to pay wage arrears in an interview to the Donetsk News Agency.ʺElectricity and heat tariffs have increased tenfold since 2014, and no one is going to pay wages to those, who dig for coal to satisfy
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Vladislav Berdichevsky: In Ukraine, deputies are new, but owners are old

The statement of the head of the Servant of the People party that the new Verkhovna Rada would discuss the special status for the Donbass, as well as the proposal of the deputy of the same party, Alexander Dubinsky, to build a wall on the border of Ukraine and the Republic of Donbass, was commented in an interview with the Donetsk News Agency by the deputy of the DPR People’s Council, the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Policy, International…
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Parliament Speaker attends Young Guard festival of working youth

On August 3, on the territory of the Zuevsky Republican Landscape Park, the third day of the International Creative Festival of Working Youth "Young Guard" was held. Chairman of the People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka attended the presentation of the participating teams and got acquainted with the work of the thematic areas of the festival.In a comment to the press service of the People’s Council, the Speaker Parliament shared his impressions of
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Vladislav Berdichevsky shares plans for legislative work of Committee he heads

The deputy of the DPR People’s Council, the chairman of the Committee of the People’s Council on Foreign Policy, International Relations, Information Policy and Information Technologies Vladislav Berdichevsky spoke about his law-making work in an interview with the Vechernyaya Makeyevka newspaper correspondent.“Today we have the task to adopt the experience of our Russian colleagues in the field of legislative regulation of communications and
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Miroslav Rudenko: People, who have no idea how to govern state, have come to power in Ukraine

The “People’s servant” party was initially meant to be a populist one. Rhetoric for speakers of this political force was chosen to please both the Western and Eastern parts of Ukraine. Therefore, it should not be a surprise that this party will have a dedicated staff capacity.People, who have no idea how to govern a state, have come to power in Ukraine. No one should be surprised that the leadership of the party has to provide intense training
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Oleg Onopko: Considering Ukrainian political traditions, usurpation of power by new ruling forces is expected

The formation of a one-party majority is not only a unique case for the political history of Ukraine, but also a serious test for the regime and the state system as a whole. Under these conditions, the party that won the elections will certainly have a desire to hold the full power in parliament in its hands, to form the government individually.Of course, considering the Ukrainian political traditions, we can expect the new ruling forces to
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Miroslav Rudenko:  Servant of the People party, having majority in Verkhovna Rada, will deprive Zelensky of possibility to accuse deputies of disrupting Minsk agreements

The victory of the Servant of the People presidential party in the elections to Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada was commented in an interview with the Donetsk News Agency by DPR People’s Council deputy Miroslav Rudenko.“The results of the elections to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine generally justified numerous political science forecasts. In the wake of populism and a successful presidential election for the Zelensky team, the Servant of the People
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Alexander Kurenkov: Situation along line of contact remains tense, which demonstrates new truce’s ineffectiveness

On July 17, the participants of the Trilateral Contact Group agreed on another truce in Donbass - absolute and indefinite, which came into force on July 21 at 00:01 hours. However, a ceasefire was not observed by the Ukrainian side for a long time, the territory of the Donetsk and the Lugansk People’s Republic came under fire by the Paramilitary Forces of Ukraine a few hours later.Currently, a situation along the line of contact remains tense
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Marina Zheinova: There is no point in expecting any changes in Ukraine’s policy towards Donbass after elections to Verkhovna Rada

The rearrangement of political forces in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine after the elections was commented in an interview with the Donetsk News Agency by DPR People’s Council deputy Marina Zheinova.“Any changes after such a radical rearrangement of political forces in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine should not be expected. Zelensky and his team directly fulfil the will of the United States. Even the notorious Ukrainian oligarch Kolomoisky, who
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Elena Shishkina: Lifting of Petro Poroshenko’s parliamentary immunity may cause disappearance of “European solidarity” faction

The election of a Petro Poroshenko’s political party to the Verkhovna Rada should not have a major impact on political processes in the Ukrainian parliament.First of all, this is connected with a very low rate – 8,67% according to voter rolls and single member districts, which gives a total of 27 seats out of 450. There are great doubts that the parliamentary faction “European Solidarity” will be able to establish a coalition with other
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