Donetsk, Aug 8 — DAN. Mariupol and Grozny have signed an agreement on twin city relationship, maritime city mayor Oleg Morgun said on Tuesday.

“The document envisions broad cooperation including the development of economic and cultural ties, ” Morgun said on Telegram.  “The signing ceremony was attended by Chechnya government chairman Muslim Khuchiyev and Donetsk People’s Republic government chairman  Yevgeny Solntsev.”

The mayor said that together with the guests, he unveiled the memorial plaques honoring Major-General Vladimir Frolov (call sign “Shaman”) who was killed in action on March 10, 2022 and Ilyich Metallurgical Works administration personnel who fell in battles for freedom during the Great Patriotic war.

A delegation from Chechnya earlier arrived in the DPR on a working visit as the two regions agreed to cooperate.*jk