The funeral of the leader of the Donetsk militants Alexander Zakharchenko will be held on September 2. This was announced by the new head of the so-called “DNR” Dmitry Trapeznikov, reports TASS.
“The funeral and farewell is planned for 2 September,” he said.
Trapeznikov added that the farewell ceremony will be held in the building of the Donetsk theatre of Opera and ballet.
Recall, August 31 in an explosion in a restaurant killed the leader “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko. Russian media also reported that the explosion killed and “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, at the same time, the Russian foreign Ministry accuses the “Kiev regime”. It was reported that due to the incident, the militants closed the entry and exit from Donetsk. Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences over the death of Zakharchenko. Read more about the murder of Zakharchenko read our material.
After the murder Zakharchenko in Donetsk declared three days of mourning, the school canceled classes.