In DND appeared Mykolayiv, Odessa, Kharkiv, Zhitomirskoe Association, said the speaker of the National Council of the Republic Andrey Purgin.
"Citizens of Ukraine who, because of allegations of "political crimes" had to leave their homes and come to the DNR, began to self-organize and form associations ", - he reported.
Purgin said that the story is about how those who emigrated from the territory of Ukraine, and former political prisoners, which Kiev gave the Republic in the process of exchange of prisoners, reports " Donetsk news Agency "." the number of people who escaped from the territory of Ukraine in the DPR for political reasons, continues to increase ", - noted the head of the people's Council. According to the summary data, within DNR is presumably a thousand political immigrants from Ukraine. In July, the UN reported that the Number of internally displaced persons in Ukraine amounted to more than 1, 3 million people.