#Commentary of Valery Skorokhodov on Zelensky’s statement regarding continuation of sanctions policy

During the election campaign, Vladimir Zelensky repeatedly declared his commitment to a diplomatic settlement of the conflict with the Donbass and the need to establish a dialogue with the Republics, as well as to resume relations with the Russian Federation. However, in the first days after the inauguration, Mr. Zelensky's rhetoric changed dramatically.Thus, at a meeting with the foreign ministers of Sweden and Poland, the newly-bred president
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Vladimir Bidyovka takes part in Angels action in memory of perished children of Donbass

On June 1, in the capital's Central Park of Culture and Recreation named after A. Shcherbakov, an international action “Angels” took place, dedicated to the memory of Donbass children who died during the military aggression by the Ukrainian security forces. The event was timed to the International Children's Day.The action was attended by Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka. “International Children's Day is a special holiday
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DPR’s delegation honours memory of citizens of LPR, who died as result of airstrike on Lugansk

On June 2, a meeting-requiem to commemorate those, who died as a result of an airstrike by the Paramilitary Forces of Ukraine on June 2, 2014, was held in a public park named after the heroes of the Great Patriotic War in Lugansk. The meeting was attended by the Head of the LPR Leonid Pasechnik, DPR’s delegation, which was headed by the Chairman of the DPR’s People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka, Chairman of the LPR’s People’s Council Denis…
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Vladimir Bidyovka: Interparliamentary cooperation positively impacts legislative process

On June 2, a working meeting was held in the capital of the Lugansk People's Republic, during which prospects for the development of interparliamentary cooperation between the DPR and the LPR were outlined. The event was attended by an official delegation of the DPR, led by the DPR People’s Council Chairman, Vladimir Bidyovka.The DPR delegation also included Deputy Chairman of the People’s Council Olga Makeyeva, deputies of the People’s Council
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Oleg Onopko: There is no and cannot be any trust in new Ukrainian president on part of citizens of LPR and DPR

Vladimir Zelensky is as good as Poroshenko in his hypocrisy. This was stated by the Deputy of the DPR’s People’s Council Oleg Onopko in an interview to the Donetsk News Agency.The deputy underlined that Vladimir Zelensky did not fulfill his election pledges, as well as the previous Ukrainian president. ʺZelensky declared during the election campaign that he wanted peace and, after assuming power, he rejected the basic principles of the Minsk
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Parliament Speaker Vladimir Bidyovka participates in Tree of Wishes charity event

On May 30, within the framework of the charity event “Tree of Wishes”, DPR People’s Council Chairman Vladimir Bidyovka presented a gift to a child living in the frontline village of Zaitsevo.In a comment to the press service of the People’s Council, the Speaker of the Parliament called on caring residents of the Republic to take care of children who need it. “I consider it my duty to participate in the wonderful Tree of Wishes charity event,
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#Commentary of Vladislav Rusanov on withdrawal of Viktor Medvedchuk from negotiation process in Minsk

For the first time in five years, many people hoped after the presidential elections that the Ukrainian power got a real chance to change a situation for the better – to stop the war, address domestic issues and to build peace.However, we, unfortunately, are watching the Kiev authority’s return to aggressive rhetoric. Perhaps, this is connected with the withdrawal of Victor Medvedchuk from the negotiation process in Minsk. The change of power
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Vladimir Bidyovka: Establishment of Public Chamber will enhance operational efficiency of all branches of government

On May 27, a meeting of the Presidium of the “Donetsk Republic” public movement was held in the Republican capital, during which candidates to the Public Chamber of the Donetsk People’s Republic were nominated. The event was attended by the Chairman of the DPR’s People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka.The Speaker of the Parliament indicated the importance of establishing of such a state institution as the Public Chamber in a commentary to the press
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Commemoration dedicated to citizens, who died as result of first Ukrainian air strikes in 2014, takes place in Donetsk

ʺWe will never forget and we will never forgive what Ukrainian death-squads did, because war crimes do not have a statute of limitationsʺ, – the Speaker of the Parliament Vladimir Bidyovka addressed the participants of a rally dedicated to the 5th anniversary of the first Ukrainian air strike on Donetsk.The event took place in the capital’s main square. It was attended by the Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin, People’s
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Deputies secure legal status of Presidium of Government of Donetsk People’s Republic

On May 24, according to the agenda of the plenary meeting, parliamentarians reviewed the draft law “On Amendments to the Law of the Donetsk People’s Republic “On the Government of the Donetsk People’s Republic”."Chairman of the People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka developed the bill. He presented the draft for deputies' consideration and debriefed about its essence. “The legal basis of the bill is the Law “On the Government of the Donetsk
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