International observers hold the DPR primaries as an example to the Western countries
21:51, October 02, 2016

They note queues to ballot boxes and flawless work of vote commissions

DPR primaries polling stations close, vote count is about to begin
20:07, October 02, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 2 – DAN. Polling stations closed at 8 p.m. for the DPR and Donbass first primaries, vote counting will start soon, said the Interim Vote Commission (IVC) press officer Oleg Balykin. “Polling stations close at 8 p.m. as planned,” he announced. He said there was no need for voting hours extention. The Interim […]

Primaries turnout in DPR nears 350 thousand people as of 6 p.m.
18:35, October 02, 2016

No violations or incidents were reported

More than 290 thousand voters cast ballots during the first 7 hours of DPR primaries
15:35, October 02, 2016

The voting hours are 8 a.m until 8 p.m.

Ukrainian military shell DPR territory 269 times over 24 hours, two servicemen killed
15:12, October 02, 2016

Various types of weapons wer used including those banned under Minsk agreements

International observers say no violations registered yet at DPR primaries
14:57, October 02, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 2 – DAN. International observers have not registered any violations in the first hours of the DPR primaries, said observer from Finland Johan Backman. “We haven’t registered any violations, neither me nor my colleagues,” he said at a briefing. He reminded that today’s voting process is monitored by more than 20 international observers. […]

Turnout is over 124 thousand at DPR primaries by noon, IVC reports

12:47, October 02, 2016

The voting hours are 8 a.m until 8 p.m.

DPR Head casts his vote in primaries
12:41, October 02, 2016

Alexander Zakharchenko encouraged fellow citizens to vote for the Republic’s future

Ukrainian army shells DPR territory with mortars and heavy artillery, dozens of rounds fired
10:50, October 02, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 2 – DAN. Ukrainian military shelled DPR territory with mortars and heavy artillery overnight, a DPR security source told DAN news agency. “Yesterday from 5 p.m. till 11 p.m. Ukainian side shelled Zaitsevo in the outskirts of Gorlovka, Yasinovataya industrial area and the Vasilievka village in the vicinity, using 122mm artillery and 82mm […]

Disengagement in Petrovskoye rescheduled for October 3, DPR defense official says
9:53, October 02, 2016

The new date agreed via the Joint Center for Control and Co-ordination and OSCE

DPR Interim Vote Commission sees no violations as primaries start
9:17, October 02, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 2 – DAN. All the primaries polling stations opened in Donetsk and its suburbs, the voting procedures are strictly observed, stated the DPR Interim Vote Commission (IVC). “All the primaries polling station commissions report that the stations were opened. The primaries kicked off,” Andrei Korzhevskiy told journalists. IVC press officer Oleg Balykin added, […]

Polls open in Donetsk as primaries kick off
8:17, October 02, 2016

The voting at over 200 polling stations will go on till 8 p.m.

First primaries in Donbass history start on October, 2nd
5:30, October 02, 2016

The vote is aimed at exploring public opinion before anticipated local elections

Italian observer: DPR primaries can influence situation in Europe
19:52, October 01, 2016

People’s vote means a lot in international politics, observer from Italy Giullietto Chiesa says

DPR local vote commissions distribute ballots to polling stations
14:44, October 01, 2016

The handover is monitored by international observers

Kiev disrupts pullback of forces in Petrovskoye area, Russia’s rep to JCCC says
11:49, October 01, 2016

According to General Sergey Medvedskiy, there were no signs of Kiev forces moving to back areas

Ukraine forces shell DPR with heavy weapons before scheduled disengagement
10:48, October 01, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 1 – DAN. Ukraine forces shelled DPR territory with heavy weapons before the disengagement scheduled for today, said a DPR security source. “Ukrainian side at around midnight shelled Yasinovataya industrial area with 14 122mm artillery rounds. The enemy also used IFV cannons, 82mm and 120mm mortars, RPGs and small arms,” the source said. […]

Voting silence observed in DPR 24 hours ahead of the primaries
5:30, October 01, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 1 – DAN. October, 1st is a day of voting silence in DPR observed 24 hours ahead of the primaries. During this period no campaigning by the candidates is allowed, said Interim Vote Commission (IVC) press officer Oleg Balykin. “Candidates have to wind down their campaigning: take away leaflets, brochures, posters and everything […]

DPR vote commission presents a sample ballot paper
18:06, September 30, 2016

The vote will be monitored by 1043 candidates observers and 22 international observers

Ukrainian army shells frontline DPR territory 863 times over the week
16:52, September 30, 2016

According to Republics' Operations Command, 19 villages and towns were hit