A mourning ceremony in the place of death of the photographer MIA "Russia today" Andrew Stenina propose to undertake the self-proclaimed authorities of Donetsk Republic on Thursday, August 6, told Last news on Wednesday authorized the press center of the government of DND.
"Tomorrow we Plan to spend in the place where you found the car of Andrei Stenin, a Mourning ceremony. We plan to see the place was visited by the first persons of the Republic. Who specifically will - as long as we can not say ", - said the interviewer.
Stenin went missing in the performance of editorial tasks at the beginning of August 2014 in the vicinity of the town of Snizhne in the Donetsk region, where the Ukrainian Military conducted a special operation against militias. General Director of MIA "Russia today" Dmitry Kiselev on September 3 announced the capture of data of the Investigation Department of Russia, indicating that the journalist died as a result of the shelling of the convoy of Ukrainian soldiers on August 6. For courage and heroism in the performance of professional duty, Stenin was awarded the Order of Courage posthumously.
since the Ukrainian authorities military operations in the East of the country lost his life four Russian journalist Stenin, Workers VGTRK Igor Korneluk and Anton Voloshin, the operator First channel Anatoly Klyan.