Deputy of the State Duma of Russia Andrei Kozenko has stated that so the "DNR" and "LNR" terrorist formations are special subjects of the Russian Federation. He said this in occupied Simferopol during propaganda events dedicated to the anniversary of the Pereyaslav Council.
"We speak publicly that the Donetsk and Luhansk "people's republics" today are special subjects of the Russian Federation", - Kozenko stated.
According to him, the "DNR/LNR" militants send a message to the whole territory of Ukraine by their example.
"Millions of our Russian compatriots are there (in Ukraine - OstroV). They need to follow the example of the Donetsk and Luhansk "people's republics" - to unite in a powerful pro-Russian movement", - the deputy said.