On February 10, citizens of Donbass paid respect to the hero of Russia who perished in Syria Roman Filipov. People gathered at the architectural object Russia, they fixed there big photo of the pilot and all who wanted could lay flowers and lit a candle.
Donbass perfectly understand the cost of such heroism and loss.
Unfortunately, we have not been recognized yet, we do not have embassy in Russia where we cold bring flowers, candles and words of sympathy. However, we have necessity to support and express condolences.