The Prosecutor's office of Donetsk region initiated a case against the mayor of Donetsk Alexander Lukyanchenko on suspicion of him and a number of bureaucrats in the organization " Donetsk national Republic ". The appropriate response to its own request to the General Prosecutor of Ukraine published the people's choice Happy in the social network Facebook.
According to people's Deputy, the criminal proceedings initiated on July 16 relative to Lukyanchenko, the Secretary of city Council Sergey Bogachev, former chief of the main Directorate of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine in Donetsk region Roman Romanov, head of the regional administration Andrey shishatskiy.
They suspected "terrorist organization" Donetsk people's Republic ", promoting its activities and the manifestation of separatism on the grounds of the offense under part 1 article 258-3 of the criminal code of Ukraine (Creation of terrorist group or terrorist organization, the leadership of the group or organization or participation in it, as well as material, organizational or other assistance to the establishment or the activities of a terrorist group or terrorist organization) ", informs people's choice.
Alexander Lukyanchenko in the summer of 2014 went to Kiev, saying about the threats coming at him, and the management of the city was carried out of the Ukrainian capital. In October, Prime Minister DND Alexander Zakharchenko was appointed mayor of Donetsk Igor Martynov.