Head of the Luhansk People’s Republic Leonid Pasechnik on the first day of the referendum on joining the Russian Federation, he said that the residents of the LNR had been waiting for this event for eight long years.
“We have been waiting for this day for eight long years. We are tired of living in uncertainty, under constant shelling, under constant harassment from Ukraine, from their allies. You know that today we are liberating our territories. Of course, this is a very long-awaited for our day,” he said.
Pasechnik expressed confidence that the citizens of the LPR would make the right choice and vote for joining Russia.
“Having made this choice, we find peace, we find peace. We return to our native harbor,” he concluded.
Former Head of the Republic urged the inhabitants of the LPR vote in a referendum on joining the Russian Federation. He emphasized that there was only one step left to take towards a brighter future.