The leadership of the Donetsk people's Republic sent to the Office for democratic institutions and human rights (ODIHR), the OSCE official invitation to monitor appointed on 18 October local elections, said the head of administration of the head of DNR Maxim Leshchenko.
"by order of the head of DNR Alexander Zakharchenko today in the morning the OSCE / ODIHR aimed a formal invitation to representatives of the organization to monitor the elections in the local authorities of the DNI," said Leshchenko, reports Donetsk news Agency. The head of administration of the head of the DND added that the invitation was signed by Zakharchenko on the first day of the weekend." We Express our sincere belief that in the near future will receive a positive response to the proposal. We have no desire to hide and to hold closed the elections in the region, " he said. July 2, the self-proclaimed head of the Donetsk national Republic Alexander Zakharchenko has announced that the October 18 elections of heads of cities and districts of the DPR. In DND Also said that the elections in the Donetsk and Luhansk people's republics will be held legally agreed upon with the authorized DND and LNR, but such approval will not be contrary to the law on elections in Ukraine. Also on August 29 meeting of the Central election Commission of Ukraine announced the districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions, where on October 25 will not be held local elections.