Donetsk, May 2 - DAN.  The DPR Ministry of Foreign Affairs will ensure the development of a new concept of the state's foreign policy, according to the Decree No. 166 of the Head of the Republic Denis Pushilin, signed and published today on his official website.

The document recognizes the previous decree on the approval of the foreign policy concept, which was in force since March 2019, as invalid starting from February 22 - the day the Russian Federation recognized the independence of the Donetsk People's Republic.

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the special military operation to demilitarize and denazify Ukraine following the recognition of the DPR and LPR as independent states. *ot