Donetsk, Oct 23 - DAN. The state security bodies of the Donbass Republics were able to launch intensive cooperation during the conflict in the region, acting Head of the Lugansk People’s Republic Leonid Pasechnik said at a press conference in Donetsk on Tuesday.

“State security bodies 'units are working strenuously; there’s rather close interaction between the Ministries of the two Republics,” Pasechnik said in response to the Donetsk News Agency question about joint efforts the two Republics were making to resist the Ukrainian aggression.

The LPR leader also noted cooperation between LPR and DPR interior bodies.

Acting Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin, in the course of his visit to Lugansk on October 3, stated the need to launch high level of interaction between all departments of the Donbass Republics.*jk