the First Chapter LNR Valery Bolotov died in his apartment in Moscow, presumably of a heart attack. Death occurred almost instantly. Bolotov's death will be a serious loss of the protest movement of the republics of Donbass, said in an interview with Federal news Agency the head of the information center "South-Eastern front" Konstantin Knyrik.
"marsh died in his apartment in Moscow, I was informed his wife. Literally instant death.
The reasons are not yet know, maybe a heart attack. But this man, who took responsibility in the most critical time of the Republic's existence, he is its founding father. We know him personally, have met twice. Bolotov has always been faithful to their views and ideas.
Despite the different political situation, he did not depart from their ideological positions. It's a true fighter and it is a serious loss of the protest movement of the young republics of the Donbass", — he said.
Valery Bolotov was born in February 1970 in Taganrog. In April 2014, when the armed conflict began in Eastern Ukraine, he became the Luhansk people's Governor: he was chosen by the supporters of federalization of Ukraine. Later, in the time of the creation of the Luhansk people's Republic, he was elected head of the LC.
From his post he left in the summer, explaining your step consequences of the assassination.
Bolotov to destroy the attackers failed, but this attempt greatly undermined his health and he was unable to work from the inside out at the head of the Republic. His place was taken by the former Minister of defence LNR Igor Carpenter, which is now in post. But that's another story..