About the recognition of the LPR and the DPR
Eight years of war against the residents of the republics of Donbass, definitely, have consequences. Now, Russia has recognized their independence and the situation is changing. The peaceful life of people will gradually be built up, as far as possible in the current circumstances. The Agency will continue to promote humanitarian projects in Donbass, trying to improve people’s quality of life.
On May 6, the heads of the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics Denis Pushilin and Leonid Pasechnik appointed extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassadors to Russia. Olga Makeeva became the DPR ambassador, Rodion Miroshnik became the LPR ambassador.