The president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko came to Severodonetsk today. This is a city in Lugansk Region that was liberated from pro-Russian terrorists and is under Ukrainian authorities control. President had a meeting with the Governor of Lugansk Region H.Moskal. There were also Valeriy Heletey the Minister of Defense and Volodymyr Groysman the Minister of Regional Development. Right now Severodonetsk became the capital of Lugansk Region, all regional administration was moved there and universities were also evacuated from Lugansk, which is not controlled by pro-Russian terrorists. Severodonetsk also has an airport that the Governor of Lugansk Region plans to use for the flights to Kiev and that will be the major airport for Lugansk and Donetsk regions since the airport in Lugansk is totally destroyed and the airport in Donetsk is under heavy fire everyday.
Photos by Lugansk State Regional Administration