The first stage of the extraordinary IV Congress of the CP of the DPR took place in Donetsk on September 29. The main issue on the agenda was the question of the party’s participation in the election campaign before the upcoming elections to the People’s Council of the Donetsk People’s Republic, the correspondent of the Wpered website reports.
According to a demand of the Central Electoral Commission of the DPR, at least three hundred people have to take part in the congress. On that day, 315 delegates, including internationalist warriors from Poland and Colombia, gathered in the premises of the CP of the DPR. Before the start of the congress, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the CP of the DPR Boris Litvinov presented party membership cards.
In his speech, Boris Litvinov noted that Marxism-Leninism is the theoretical weapon of the CP of the DPR. The Communists insist on the implementation of the clauses of the Declaration of Sovereignty of the Donetsk People’s Republic, are ready to cooperate with those political forces which hold the same positions, which advocate strengthening ties with Russia.
At the party congress, it was decided to take part in the election campaign, the Party’s representatives were appointed, and the list of candidates for the People’s Council of the Donetsk People’s Republic was approved. The congress is not yet closed. The second stage will be determined by the Presidium of the Central Committee of the CP of the DPR.