Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. DPR Representative's Office has opened today in Dendermonde, Belgium, the DPR Foreign Ministry said.

"Today the opening ceremony took place to launch the DPR DPR Representative's Office in Dendermonde, Belgium."

Kris Roman, chairman of the Euro-Rus independent think tank aimed at propagating the idea of a European geopolitical axis, was appointed head of the Office.

DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova recorded a video speech that was replayed at the ceremony.

"Opening of a new representative's office in Europe provides us with wider opportunities to spread information about what is happening in Donbass, on living conditions, on our development as a democratic state," she said.

Nikonorova also voiced hope for a successful cooperation between Belgium and the DPR.

The new office has become DPR's seventh venue in the EU.*ot