Donetsk, Jul 13 — DAN. The DPR Head Denis Pushilin has signed a decree to assign liberated townships to certain district administrations.

The Volnovakha district administration shall be responsible for 62 townships, the Volodarskoye district has been assigned 62 townships, the Pershotravnevyi district — 26 townships. The full list is available through the link.

Russia started a special military operation to denazify and demilitarize Ukraine on February 24. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the decision had been made after the DPR and LPR Heads addressed him asking for help.

The Russian leader said that Moscow is not planning to occupy Ukrainian territory, the only goal is to protect people who have been continuously shelled and subjected to other forms of genocide by Ukraine for eight years. *ot