The self-proclaimed authorities of Donetsk and Lugansk national republics has postponed local elections scheduled for 6 November.
Chapter LNR Igor Carpenter on Wednesday, October 26, signed a decree to postpone the election of heads of local administrations for an indefinite period.
«It is hereby resolved: to Defer the first elections of local heads, the date of which (06.11.2016) was established by the decree of the head of the Luhansk national Republic from 22.07.2016, No. 418/01/07/16 until the head of the Luhansk national Republic individual decisions about their date,» – leads the text of the decree «Interfax».
The head of the DND Alexander Zakharchenko also stopped action of the decree on local elections.
«The head of DNR Alexander Zakharchenko has stopped action of the decree on the elections of local heads, appointed on 6 November 2016. The date of the election will determine the appropriate decree», – said the Agency on Wednesday the representative a press-services of administration of the head of the DNI.