Alexander Zaharchenko: Sergei Pyatakov / RIA Novosti
The self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk people’s republics (DPR and LPR) have a common task — to occupy the territory that they believe is theirs. About this in an interview with RT said the head of DNR Alexander Zakharchenko.
“As soon as we succeed, we will think further how to live — alone or with Confederation, maybe it will be a merger or accession, and on what terms it will all be organised,” he said.
According to Zakharchenko, the Republic will always come to each other for help — they have a common policy and a common problem.
7 June it was reported that the LC imposed import duties on beer from the next DNI. “Until 31.12.2018 import customs duty for malt beer produced in the Donetsk people’s Republic will be charged at the rate of five per cent of the customs value of goods”, — is told in the decree of the Council of Ministers of the LC.
Donetsk and Lugansk people’s Republic was proclaimed in the spring of 2014 the result of the recent referendum on independence. In April of the same year, Kiev has announced the beginning of military anti-terrorist operations against these regions. From the beginning of may of 2018, the authorities changed the format of the operation in Donbass, its command passed to the armed forces of the country.
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