In Donetsk, flowers laid at death site of first DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko (photographic report)

On August 31, at the death site of the of the first Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic, the Hero of the DPR Alexander Zakharchenko, a ceremony of laying flowers on the foundation stone of the future memorial took place.

The event was attended by DPR Head of the Denis Pushilin, Chairman of the People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka, as well as members of parliament, representatives of delegations of friendly countries, ministries and departments, public figures and simply caring citizens of the Republic.

Earlier, as part of a series of commemorative events dedicated to the anniversary of the death of the first Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic, a bust of the DPR Hero Alexander Zakharchenko was revealed on the Heroes Alley in the recreation and culture park of the city of Donetsk.

We shall recall that the first Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, was tragically killed on August 31, 2018 as a result of a terrorist act in the centre of Donetsk. The farewell ceremony with the Head of State took place on September 2 at the Donetsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after A. B. Solovyanenko.

Alexander Zakharchenko was buried with military honours in the city cemetery “Donetsk Sea”.

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