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 "DPR" terrorist leader orders to hold football match at Donetsk stadium taken over from Akhmetov. PHOTOS

Leader of the "DPR" militants Alexander Zakharchenko ordered to hold a football match at Donbas Arena, recently taken over from FC Shakhtar owned by Ukrainian oligarch Rinat Akhmetov.

As reported by Censor.NET citing OstroV, the terrorists' leader told correspondents for the militants-run media.

"I'm going to give an order to hold the first football match at the Donbas Arena soon," the terrorist's chieftain said.

Read more: "Another evidence that Russia occupied eastern Ukraine," - Poroshenko on Donbas enterprises taken over by militants

Zakharchenko later said that the militants who served under ill-famed Givi and Motorola would play at the world-class stadium that once hosted the European Cup and Euro 2012.

"An idea has just leaped into my mind that the first game at the Donbas Arena should be held between Sparta and Somalia detachments to commemorate their deceased commanders," Russian Interfax news agency quoted Zakharchenko as saying.

As previously reported, football in "DPR" spiraled down to the level of the yard or factory teams after Russia occupied Donetsk.

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That's how a football match hosted by the Donbas Arena looked like before occupation of Donetsk

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Read more: "We put trade embargo on Ukraine from now on. We will give them no more coal, not a single lump," - 'DPR' terrorists' leader Zakharchenko. AUDIO (in Russian)

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Donetsk under occupation. That's how people play football in the so-called "DPR".

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Watch more: "Kurchenko will seize all the best we have here," - "DPR" leader Zakharchenko discusses "nationalization" of enterprises with Russian curator. AUDIO (in Russian)

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On Feb. 27, separatist websites published a joint statement by the leaders of the so-called "republics" "DPR" and "LPR. " They demanded that Kyiv lifted the blockade by March 1, otherwise Alexander Zakharchenko and Igor Plotnitsky promised to take over the enterprises that remain Ukraine-run and stop deliveries of coal to Ukraine from temporarily occupied territories.

 
 
 
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