★ Three DPR service members killed, one injured in Ukrainian attack
19:05, March 05, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 5 – DAN. Three DPR service members have been killed, another one injured as a result of Ukrainian shelling, the DPR People’s Militia said. “As a result of enemy’s shelling, three DPR defenders died, one sustained injury. We express our sincere condolences to their families,” the report reads. DPR forces opened retaliatory fire […]

DPR lifts COVID-19 restrictions: what’s new
21:55, March 04, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 4 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin has amended Decree 57 dated March 14, 2020 on high danger alert in connection with the threat of spread of the coronavirus infection. Decree No 66, published on the DPR leader’s website, lifts a number of COVID-19 restrictions. Under the document, restrictions are lifted […]

Residents of Ukrainian regions need Donbass’ help – Pushilin
18:23, March 04, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 4 – DAN. Ukrainian population needs Donbass’ assistance, Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin said at a meeting with culture workers on Thursday. “We are talking about Russians and Russian-speaking people living across Ukraine who need our assistance. We have more opportunities for it,” Pushilin said. “A Russian is never focused on their […]

DPR reports 263 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours
11:55, March 05, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 5 – DAN. DPR has registered 263 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases climbed to 25,085, the Ministry of Health said. Out of 730 tests 242 returned positive on March 4; 21 patients were diagnosed based on symptoms, the Ministry said. Ten virus-related deaths were reported, 80 people […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 6 times in 24 hours, damage reported – JCCC
11:54, March 05, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 5 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire six times over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was six, the number of rounds fired was 22.” Mortars of 120 mm caliber, grenade […]

DPR Foreign Ministry views missile strike at Donetsk as Kiev’s wish to start fighting in region
22:31, March 04, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 4 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Ministry said that the strike at Donetsk with multiple rocket launchers on Thursday morning was terror against civilian population. It’s the first time Ukraine used this weapon since 2018, it said.  Earlier, the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported that Kiev forces used a […]

DPR to enlarge library stocks with Russian periodicals for children
18:51, March 04, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 4 – DAN. The Kirov Donetsk Republican Children’s Library will receive periodicals for children and adolescents from Russia starting April 2021, library Director Valentina Vyazovaya said at a meeting with Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin on Thursday. “We met in this hall last year to mark Culture Workers Day, and I ask […]

JCCC accuses Ukrainian forces of using Grad-P rocket system to shell DPR
18:19, March 04, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 4 – DAN. Kiev forces used a Grad-P rocket system to deliver a strike at the northern suburbs of Donetsk on Thursday morning, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported. Earlier reports said that an apartment building in the Donetsk-Severny railway station area was damaged […]

DPR policeman killed in Ukranian sniper fire near Yasinovataya – Interior Ministry
14:49, March 04, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 4 – DAN. A Donetsk People’s Republic police officer was killed in Ukrainian sniper fire on Wednesday, the DPR Interior Ministry press service reported. “DPR militiamen on the contact line in the town industrial zone area reported to the Yasinovataya police department at 11:30 that they had sighted several children between the positions […]

DPR medics diagnose 188 new COVID-19 cases over 24 hours
10:43, March 04, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 4 – DAN. One hundred and eighty-eight new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday. “DPR medics carried out 650 tests on March 3; 169 people tested positive and another 19 showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” […]

Contact Group discussion of security issues ends without results
21:30, March 03, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 3 – DAN. The meeting of the Contact Group on resolving Donbass crisis ended without significant results, the DPR Foreign Ministry said. “Discussion of security issues remains inconclusive. According to the DPR Mission to the JCCC, Ukrainian army continues to shell settlements along the contact line. All the calls of the Donetsk and […]

DPR reports 80 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours
18:33, March 03, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 3 – DAN. DPR has registered 80 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases climbed to 24,634, the Ministry of Health said. Out of 319 tests 75 returned positive on March 2; five patients were diagnosed based on symptoms, the Ministry said. Eight virus-related deaths were reported, 51 people […]

DPR People’s Militia cleared for preemptive fire to suppress Ukrainian attacks
12:56, March 03, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 3 – DAN. DPR People’s Militia had been cleared to open preemptive fire to suppress and destroy Ukrainian firing positions, the Defense said. “Due to the absence of any reaction from the international monitors to continuing Ukrainian shelling of Republic’s populated areas, with the purpose of protecting population, the DPR People’s Militia units […]

JCCC daily report on shelling reveals degrading security situation in Donbass
11:45, March 03, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 3 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire four times over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was four, the number of rounds fired – 105”, the mission said. The intensity of […]

Ukrainian army launches massive attack on DPR south – JCCC
11:44, March 03, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 3 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations fired 100 rounds at a township in the DPR south, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. The fire was recorded between 3.15 a.m. and 3.56 a.m. It originated from Ukraine-controlled Vodyanoye and targeted Leninskoye in the DPR. Overall, 100 rounds […]

Kiev rep unilaterally leaves humanitarian subgroup talks – Morozova
18:27, March 02, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 2 – DAN. The Ukrainian representative in the Contact Group humanitarian subgroup unilaterally left the online talks on Tuesday, Donetsk People’s Republic ombudswoman, the Republic’s representative in the humanitarian subgroup Darya Morozova said. “From the very beginning of the conference, Kiev representative (Galina Tretyakova – eds Donetsk News Agency) stuck to an absolutely […]

Morozova informs OSCE about worsening security situation in Yelenovka checkpoint area
17:19, March 02, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 2 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic at the video conference of the Contact Group subgroup on humanitarian issues informed coordinator for the OSCE Toni Frisch about the worsening situation on the contact line, in particular at the only operating checkpoint between Ukraine and the DPR, the Republic’s ombudswoman Darya Morozova said. “For […]

144 new COVID-19 cases recorded in DPR over 24 hours, 102 people recover – Health Ministry
12:56, March 02, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 2 – DAN. One hundred and forty-four new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Tuesday. “DPR medics have carried out 435 tests since Monday; 140 people tested positive and another four showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” […]

Kiev forces fire at DPR territory twice over 24 hours, houses damaged – JCCC
10:48, March 02, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 2 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations opened fire at the Donetsk People’s Republic twice over the past 24 hours, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Tuesday. “Ukrainian armed formations violated the indefinite ceasefire twice over the past 24 hours expending 16 rounds of ammunition,” the […]

Damage reported at eight locations in Signalnoye following Ukrainian strikes
20:49, March 01, 2021

Donetsk, Mar 1 – DAN. Residential houses have been damaged in Signalnoye as Kiev forces shelled the area on Monday afternoon, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. Signalnoye and Luganskoye have been left without power supply following Ukrainian mortar attack. The damage to properties has been reported on […]