More than five hundred thousand immigrants Donetsk returned to the DNR in 2015, said the foreign Minister of the breakaway Donetsk national Republic Alexander Kofman.
according to his statement, the majority of people who returned home, came from the Eastern part of Ukraine, Izvestia reports.
according to the Minister, two years earlier in the Republic lived more than 3 million people. By the end of 2014 the population was an estimated 1, 6 million population. Currently the population is 2, 3 million people while the remaining Part is placed in Russia." Come back EN masse, - told Alexander Kofman.- in the majority, From the territory of Ukraine, so as to be There for our refugees increasingly difficult. It is also necessary to explain to those who have left for the Russian Federation that we Must go home in the DNR to raise the state ". Located in the Russian Federation refugees from the breakaway republics declare that they are ready to return home at the first opportunity. 36-year-old refugee from the city sakhanov U LNR in Victoria currently resides With her husband and eight month old daughter Margaret in Sergiev Posad. The family was forced to come to the Russian Federation to continue treatment Margaret - the girl was born With a congenital disease, and the attending physician had left the Republic." We already can't wait, When we say that Margarita is healthy. If it was maybe to leave now - We would come back. There's our house, - she says.- in the November survey, so we'll see. When We get home, the husband will go to work as a welder at the company, where he worked before the war ". The head of the relief Fund of Novorossia "no one knows" Gleb Kornilov told that refugees who are Returning back positive." citizens do not lose heart and have a great desire to raise their Republic. In the summer of 2014 the streets in the DPR and LPR were empty, now the same has increased the number of cars that parks in the evenings and the cafe is full. Life returns to normal ", he said. Since mid-April last year, the Kiev authorities carried out in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Military is actively used heavy machinery and military aircraft and helicopters. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of homes of residents and infrastructure. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began More than 6 thousand People. In the Russian Federation With Ukraine during the armed conflict left in total, about 3 million people. Some of them returned, Some stayed.