Head of separatist LPR Plotnitsky resigns due to ‘health reasons’
The Head of the so-called Luhansk People’s Republic, Igor Plotnitsky, resigned due to health reasons, announced the Minister of the State Security, Leonid Pasechnik, in a statement posted on Luhansk Informational Center website on Friday.
“Today, Igor Plotnitsky resigned due to health reasons. He has numerous war wounds, complications after his concussion. Following his decision, I assume the duties of the head of the Republic until the forthcoming elections”, the statement of Pasechnik reads.
Pasechnik thanked Plotnitsky for his decision and the confidence he had placed in him. According to Pasechnik, Plotnitsky made an enormous contribution to the peace process. “He …read more