In Donetsk brought icon defend Moscow from the Nazis:
In Donetsk militia arrived Tikhvin icon of the Mother of God transmitted in Moscow Chairman of the Council of Ministers Alexander Boroday DNR. It Tikhvin Icon of Mother of God during the Great Patriotic War, flown by plane around Moscow and then fascist attack at Moscow choked. Donetsk militia believe that the shrine and help them.
According to ancient tradition, the wonderworking icon of Tikhvin is one of several painted by St Luke the Evangelist. The icon was taken from Jerusalem to Constantinople in the fifth century, where it was enshrined in the Church of Blachernae, which was built especially for this purpose.