Hubert Fayard is a former member of the National Front. He was Catherine Mégret's first assistant, when she was a mayor of Vitrolles. After his trip to Donetsk in June 2017, Hubert Fayard opened in Marseille the "official representation" of the so-called "People's Republic of Donetsk" in France. At the request of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the public prosecutor of Aix-en-Provence brought the association to court and asked for its dissolution. However the court rejected the request in 2018. In 2007, Hubert Fayard opened a dating agency, Amour de Russie, registered at the same address as the "representation" of the self-proclaimed "Donetsk People's Republic".
Institutional affiliation to the "official representation" of the so-called "People's Republic of Donetsk" in France
Official function: Institutional affiliation to the dating agency "Amour de Russie"