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 Putin's Spokesman: Kremlin Sees No Reason Not to Recognize "Elections" of DPR and LPR Terrorist Organizations

Russia sees no reason not to recognize the "elections" of the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics.

This was stated by press secretary of the Russian president Dmitry Peskov, Censor.NET reports citing RIA Novosti.

"Holding elections is a decision made by the leaders of these republics. These elections will be held," Peskov said, according to the Russian News Service.

Without providing Peskov's direct quote, the agency specifies that the Kremlin believes that "Russia has no reasons a priori not to recognize the "elections" in the Donbas."

 
 
 
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