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Self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic asks UN to recognize its independence

May 19, 2014, 18:59 UTC+3
"People's Republic of Luhansk intends to build its relations with other states on the basis of equality, peace, good neighborliness," the authors of the appeal note
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LUHANSK, May 19. /ITAR-TASS/. The Republican Council of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s republic has asked the UN to recognize its independence, the press service of the Luhansk People’s Republic told ITAR-TASS on Monday.

"Republican Assembly of People's Republic of Luhansk appeal to you to recognize the sovereignty and independence of our country," statement to the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says.

"People's Republic of Luhansk intends to build its relations with other states on the basis of equality, peace, good neighborliness and other universally recognized principles of political, economic and cultural cooperation," the authors of the appeal note, stressing that "in accordance with generally accepted international human rights of the people's right to self-determination should be the basis of political decisions and every state has the duty to respect this right".

It also states that "the inhabitants of the former Luhansk region have tried to preserve the unity and peace in the country " and "staged regularly rallies where voicing their demands.” “But the government did not hear us," the authors emphasize.

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