April 25, 2017: cossacks from Taganrog, Neklinovski and Kuybyshev headed
by ataman Lovslinsky visited the city of Torez, Donetsk Peoples'
Republic within the framework of 130th anniversary since foundation of
Taganrog Cossack District. Before the Russian Revolution of 1917 Don
province incorporated larger part of Donbas are up to the town of
Russian delegation met with townspeople and visited an exhibition of
children's crafts, while Cossack folk groups "Stanitsas" and "Kazachya
Dusha" ("The Cossack Soul") from Taganrog and neighbouring towns performed in front of the local
audience at Torez music and drama theater. The program consisted of popular Cossack songs and traditional Cossack sabre dances.
After the closing speech, Taganrog Cossack District's ataman Andrey
Lovlinsky presented the local church rector with an icon of Saint Pavel
, a native of Chernigov region in the present-day Ukraine,
highlighting the close bonds and religious integrity of the two