Alexander Zakharchenko participates in celebrations of Donetsk People's Republic 3rd founding anniversary

Alexander Zakharchenko joined the solemn procession of the DPR cities and regions’ residents in Republic Day honour and a concert dedicated to the Day of the DPR.

Over 30,000 people solemnly marched along the main street of the capital of the Donetsk People's Republic.

Representatives of the DPR cities and districts, enterprises, government institutions, social movements, creative and sport teams participated in the march. The solemn procession was several kilometres long and lasted about two hours.

The Head of the DPR Alexander Zakharchenko welcomed the procession’s participants from the podium, as well as members of the official delegations of the Russian Federation, the Republic of Abkhazia, the Republic of South Ossetia-Alania, and the Lugansk People's Republic.


The column of demonstrators proceeded to the Olimpiysky entertainment and sports complex. There was held a festive concert with the participation of artists of the Russian stage and DPR bands.