Statement by deputy Alexey Zhigulin on legally stalemate situation with announcing Dmitry Trapeznikov Acting DPR Head

The tragic death of Alexander Vladimirovich Zakharchenko led to the fact that the situation in the Donetsk People's Republic that has occurred as of today is legally stalemate.The norms of the Constitution establish that the powers of the Head are terminated early in the event of their death. The decision on the early termination of the powers of the Head is made by the People's Council, in which case the Deputy Chairman of the Council of
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Denis Pushilin: There is great cohesion in society, although Ukraine wanted to achieve opposite

Ukraine has completely fallen out of touch with Donbass and Russian world, and a society is as united as never before after the death of the Head of the DPR Alexander Zakharchenko. This was stated by the Chairman of the DPR People’s Council, Permanent Plenipotentiary Representative of the DPR in the Contact Group’s negotiations in Minsk Denis Pushilin in an interview to “Izvestia”.The Speaker of the Parliament expressed an opinion on Ukraine’s
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People’s Council is only fully legitimate constitutional body in DPR – expert

A completely legitimate constitutional body in the Donetsk People's Republic after the death of its Head Alexander Zakharchenko is the People's Council headed by Denis Pushilin. This point of view in an interview with TASS was expressed by director of the Center for Political Conjuncture Alexey Chesnakov."The situation in the Republic as a whole remains stable. But there is still no clarity whether there will be elections or not. This
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Olga Makeyeva: Missiles burst in Donbass, while in Ukraine there is battle for children’s souls and minds

The education system in the Republic should correspond to the challenges of the present, Olga Makeyeva, Deputy Chairman of the DPR People's Council, told Donetsk News Agency."While missiles are bursting in the Donbas, in Ukraine the war goes on for souls and minds, especially in the sphere of education. They are battling science and progress aggressively and openly. On the territory of Ukraine there is no need for intelligence, smart and
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ʺThere are suspectsʺ: Deputy Alexander Kostenko comments on investigation into assassination of Head of DPR

The Head of the parliamentarian faction “Donetsk Republic” and deputy Alexander Kostenko refuted information, which was disseminated by Ukrainian mass media, on his alleged escape from the DPR after the death of the Head of the Republic Alexander Zakharchenko.ʺI am here, I did not go anywhere, I am testifying. I can say that there are suspects,ʺ Interfax quoted the deputy. The Ukrainian mass media reported earlier that Alexander Kostenko
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Valery Skorokhodov: Ukraine in tune for carrying out provocations to disrupt Minsk agreements

The murder of the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko can be considered political, aimed at disrupting the Minsk agreements, deputy of the DPR People's Council Valery Skorokhodov told RIA Novosti."Many of my colleagues agree that the political assassination of the DPR Head is aimed at disrupting the Minsk agreements. Let me remind you that Alexander Zakharchenko's signed these agreements. He was the one who was
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‘Donbass will not leave this unanswered’: Denis Pushilin on DPR Head’s perishing

The assassination of the DPR Head, Alexander Zakharchenko, is a provocation aimed unequivocally at the disruption of the Minsk agreements. This was announced today by the Chairman of the DPR People's Council, the Permanent Plenipotentiary Representative of the Donetsk People's Republic at the talks of the Contact Group in Minsk, Denis Pushilin, on the air of the "Reaction" programme on the Russian NTV channel.He noted that the preparation for
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The entire Donbass is mourning. DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko escorted to his final resting place in Donetsk

On September 2, in the Donetsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after A.B. Solovyanenko, the farewell ceremony with the Head of the DPR Alexander Zakharchenko took place.Over 200 thousand inhabitants of the Donetsk People's Republic came to honour the memory of the fallen. Among them there were Acting Head of the DPR Dmitry Trapeznikov, Chairman of the DPR People's Council Denis Pushilin, deputies of the DPR People's Council,
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Dmitry Trapeznikov and Denis Pushilin honoured memory of Hero of DPR Joseph Kobzon

On September 2, the Acting Head of the DPR Dmitry Trapeznikov and Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin laid floral tribute to the Joseph Kobzon’s monument, which is located on a square near the Palace of Youth “Youth” in Donetsk. Dmitry Trapeznikov reminded of the support provided by the great compatriot to the people of Donbass in his commentary to journalists. ʺJoseph Davydovich Kobzon is a legend! He is our countryman, the
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Condolences of Chairman of DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin in connection with death of Hero of DPR Joseph Kobzon

No words can express the pain of losing the great native of Donbass, Hero of the Donetsk People’s Republic Joseph Davydovich Kobzon. He was and always will be an example of courage and heroism. This conspicuous figure protected the rights of our people with honour and praised the feats of compatriots in his creative works by appearing on a scene in the Donetsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after A. Solovyanenko for the first time.…
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