“National Council” of the so-called “Donetsk people’s Republic” at a meeting on Friday, September 7, prematurely removed from the authority of the leader “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko in connection with his death, and appointed him instead of Denis Pushilin. About it reports “Interfax”.
It is noted that the President appointed “acting leader of the Republic” before the elections.
For a decision voted unanimously 90 MPs were present at the “plenary meeting”.
It also reported that “the elections in DND” is scheduled for November 11. This decision deputies voted unanimously. In addition, the Parliament voted for the appointment “of the CEC of the Republic” composed of ten people.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that “the interim leader of the DNI” after the death of Alexander Zakharchenko will become “the first Deputy Prime Minister” Dmitry Trapeznikov. Trapeznikov in 2014 was the so-called “head of the temporary administration Telmanovo district DNR”, and from April 2016 was “acting Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers DND”.
Russian media reported recently that the so-called “Donetsk people’s Republic” this fall plans to hold “elections” leader in connection with the death of Alexander Zakharchenko in the attack on 31 August. The holding of “elections in the Republic” for the period not exceeding 60 days after the adoption of the relevant decision.
Recall, August 31 in an explosion in a restaurant killed the leader “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko. Russian media also reported that the explosion injured, “Minister of revenues and duties DND” Alexander Timofeev. The so-called “law enforcement” self-proclaimed “DNR” said that the detained “Ukrainian saboteurs”, which is probably involved in the assassination attempt on Zakharchenko. But in this SBU information is not confirmed.
In ORDO the suspect in the murder of a guard Zakharchenko. Read more about the murder of Zakharchenko read our material.