Igor Kakidzyanov

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Igor Kakidzyanov
Native name Игорь Какидзянов
Allegiance Flag of the Donetsk People's Republic.svg Donetsk People's Republic
Service/branch Donbass People's Militia
Rank Commander of the People's Army [1]
Conflicts and Missions 2014 pro-Russian conflict in Ukraine

Igor Kakidzyanov (Russian: Игорь Какидзянов) is a former Defense Minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DNR).[2] He was Commander-in-Chief of Popular Army, until captured by pro-Ukrainian paramilitaries on 7 May 2014.


  1. "Demonstrators in Donetsk plan to create 'people's army'". ITAR-TASS. 2014-04-10. Retrieved 2014-04-14.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Donetsk separatists continue to copy Maidan - they create a "people's army" led by Kakidzyanov. uk (Censor.net). April 11, 2014