The self-proclaimed head of the Donetsk national Republic (DND) Alexander Zakharchenko has signed a decree appointing acting head of the administration of Donetsk Alexei Kulemzina. On Tuesday, 1 November, reports Donetsk news Agency.
"Been appointed to Kulemzina Alexei Valerievich acting head of the city administration of Donetsk on October 17, 2016", — stated in the decree.
According to the publication, other decree Zakharchenko dismissed from his post of mayor of Donetsk Igor Martynov, and appointed him Deputy head of his administration. Martynov held a post of the mayor of the capital of the DPR from October 2014.
Kulemin career began in 1989 in the Donetsk regional administration, where he worked until 2014. Since November 2014, he was Director of the municipal enterprise "Nonelectrostatic".
26 October it was reported that the head of the DND and LNR Alexander Zakharchenko and Igor Plotnitsky — stopped the effect of the decrees on local elections, scheduled for November 6.
2 October in national republics passed a preliminary vote (primaries). It is a preparation for the local elections, in which needs to determine the candidates for the posts of heads of city and village administrations.