The first head of the self-proclaimed "Luhansk People's Republic", Valery Bolotov, died of acute heart failure. This was announced by the head of the "South-Eastern Front" information center, according to "Interfax".
"The official cause of death is acute heart failure,” he said.
He also added that Bolotov will be buried on Tuesday in the Moscow region.
"The funeral service will be held at Troekurov cemetery. Burial place is being determined. It can happen in Moscow as well as in the Moscow region, Khimki for example,” source reported.