The head of the State Duma Committee announced the consideration of the application for recognition of the LPR and DPR in February
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The Duma Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots intends to discuss the project submitted by the Communist Party faction in early February the Duma's appeal to Russian President Vladimir Putin regarding the recognition of the self-proclaimed DPR and LPR as independent. Committee Chairman Leonid Kalashnikov spoke about this.
Earlier, the State Duma deputies from the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, in their draft letter to the Russian leader, asked him to consider the issue of recognizing the self-proclaimed republics of Donbass as independent states and about holding consultations with the leadership of the republics as soon as possible in order to form a legal the basis of interstate relations and to regulate all aspects of cooperation and mutual assistance.
It is noted that the committee asked all factions to provide their views on this issue so that the conclusion of the committee could be further adopted.