Banner in Donetsk. Archive photo
On the Alley of Heroes in Donetsk there is a new symbol of solidarity of the people and the army of the DPR in the fight against Ukrainian nationalism is a young Apple tree to which any wish could tie a red ribbon with the wishes of the soldiers fighting in the Donbass, reports RIA Novosti.
Despite the relatively short period of struggle for independence of Donbass from the Kiev regime, his dramatic story had to be embodied in a variety of monuments. Particularly revealing in this respect, the Lenin Komsomol Park in Donetsk, where there is a monument to Donbass children victims of aggression in Ukraine, and also the monument to the fallen citizens of the DNI.
There is also the Avenue of Heroes, there are monuments to those who fought with the Kiev regime. On Thursday there is a new symbolic object — a tree, where you can write wishes to the soldiers now fighting in the Donbass.
Russia launched a military operation in Ukraine on February 24. President Vladimir Putin called it a goal of “protecting people, who for eight years harassed, genocide by the Kiev regime”. To do this, he said, planned to hold a “demilitarization and denazification of Ukraine”, prosecute all war criminals, responsible for “crimes against civilians” of Donbass. According to the statement of the defense Ministry, the Armed forces strike only military infrastructure and Ukrainian troops and, on 25 March, has achieved the main objectives of the first stage significantly reduced the fighting capacity of Ukraine. The main objective of the Russian defense Ministry called the liberation of Donbass.