The farewell ceremony for Hero of the DPR, Colonel Arsen Pavlov (nom-de-guerre Motorola), who was killed by operating agent assets of Ukrainian special services owing to a bomb blast in the entrance of his house, is taking place in Donetsk.


The ceremony is held in Donetsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after A. Solovyanenko. Hundreds of people have come to pay a last tribute to Hero of the DPR Arsen Pavlov, they are laying wreathes and bouquets of flowers at hiscoffin. There is a guard of honor on the street and inside the theater.


Head of the DPR Alexander Zakharchenko came among the first to pay final respects to Motorola.