Donetsk, Sep 6 - DAN. The Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics will soon have one customs space, the DPR and LPR leaders, Denis Pushilin and Leonid Pasechnik said in a joint statement which complemented the declaration adopted at the inter-state meeting on Monday.

“It is planned to sign the first benchmark agreement: the common customs space treaty,” the statement said.

The DPR and LPR governments are working on renovating and equipping of customs clearance facilities, it said.

Earlier on Monday, the DPR and the LPR released a declaration on the results of the top level meeting and establishment of common economic space. It was complemented by a joint statement of the DPR and LPR leaders. The full text of the two documents is available in the Official Information section.*jk