MOSCOW, October 2 – Novosti. Russian President Vladimir Putin appointed Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Yevgeny Ivanov as his representatives when the parliament is considering treaties on the admission of new regions to Russia.
The order was published on the official Internet portal of legal information.
In the Georgievsky Hall of the Kremlin on September 30, following the results of referendums, a ceremony was held to sign agreements on the admission of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics , Zaporozhye and Kherson regions to Russia . The documents were signed by Vladimir Putin and the heads of regions: Denis Pushilin , Leonid Pasechnik , Evgeny Balitsky and Vladimir Saldo .
“To appoint the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Viktorovich Lavrov and the Secretary of State – Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Evgeny Sergeyevich Ivanov as official representatives of the President of the Russian Federation when the chambers of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation consider questions on the ratification of the Treaty between the Russian Federation and the Donetsk People’s Republic .. “The Treaty between the Russian Federation and the Luhansk People’s Republic… The Treaty between the Russian Federation and the Zaporozhye Region … The Treaty between the Russian Federation and the Kherson Region… signed in Moscow on September 30, 2022,” the document says.