Syria recognized Wednesday the independence and sovereignty of the Lugansk People’s Republic and the Donetsk People’s Republic.
“In application of the common will and desire to establish relations in all fields, the Syrian Arab Republic decided to recognize the independence and sovereignty of the Lugansk People’s Republic and the Donetsk Peoples Republic”, an official source in the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said.
The source added that “communications will be held with both countries to agree on frameworks for enhancing relations, including establishing diplomatic relations in accordance with the well-known rules.
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