Kiev forces violate ceasefire 140 times in a week
17:25, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 140 times over the past week, DPR People’s Militia deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “Over the past week, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 140 times, “Basurin said. “The enemy fired more than 1,700 rounds: 70 rounds of 122 mm caliber, 560 mortar […]

DPR to allow families of Ukrainian detainees to visit them – Morozova
18:36, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. Families of the Ukrainian detainees kept in the DPR will be able to visit their relatives, said DPR Ombudswoman Daria Morozova. “Guided by the humanitarian law, the DPR is ready to grant access to prisoners for their families residing in Ukraine,” she said. Morozova confirmed that the DPR has fulfilled […]

DPR reports third case of COVID-19 – Ministry of Health
20:16, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. DPR has registered the third case of COVID-19, the Ministry of Health said. “On April 3, the third case of coronavirus infection has been registered, the patient visited Ukraine in March.” The hospitalized man is 62 years old and is being treated in the infection unit. His condition is satisfactory, […]

Contact Group and subgroups to hold talks on April 6-8 via video calls
20:41, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. The Contact Group and its working groups will hold another round of talks on April 6-8, the DPR Foreign Ministry said. “The meetings of the Contact Group and its working groups will take place on April 6-8 via telecommunication,” the statement reads. The political and security subgroups are expected to […]

Kiev forces shell Donetsk with 122 mm artillery
17:56, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fire 122mm artillery rounds at Donetsk, the DPR Mission to the JCCC said. “A shelling was recorded at 3.45 p.m. originating at Krasnogorovka, targeting Shakhta Trudovskaya.” Overall, 10 rounds of 122 mm caliber were fired. No casualties have been reported. In other shelling incidents today the enemy also […]

DPR is not set to extend academic year because of COVID-19 – Ministry of Education
17:48, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. DPR does not plan to extend the academic year in connection with the coronavirus infection, deputy Minister of Education and Science Andrey Udovenko said. “There will be no dramatic changes, no unpredictable decisions on out part. The law prescribes that we must finish the academic year until July 1, and […]

Ukrainian forces attack Gorlovka with drone carrying grenades
13:21, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. Kiev forces shelled Zaitsevo outside Gorlovka using a drone, the local mayor Ivan Prikhodko said. “Zaitsevo, 212 Rybalko street. The drone dropped several grenades, one of them hit a roof of a house.” Civilian vehicle has also sustained damage. The people inside the car had to evacuate with flat tire. […]

Ukrainian army violates ceasefire 25 times over 24 hours
11:52, April 03, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 3 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 25 times over the past 24 hours firing almost 400 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 25 times […]

DPR’s COVID-19 patients condition is satisfactory – Ministry
21:50, April 02, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 2 – DAN. No new COVID-19 cases have been diagnosed in the Donetsk People’s Republic; the condition of two hospitalised coronavirus patients is satisfactory, DPR Healthcare Minister Olga Dolgoshapko said at a press briefing in Donetsk on Thursday. “We recorded two COVID-19 cases in the Republic. The contacts are a woman and her […]

DPR Head asks elderly over 65 to self-isolate until April 17
20:53, April 02, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 2 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic residents over 65 years of age have to self-isolate until April 17, DPR Head Denis Pushilin said on Thursday. “Self-isolation is obligatory for citizens over 65 in the period to April 17 except those whose presence at work is critically important,” Pushilin said in a statement. DPR […]

DPR Emergencies Ministry sanitising vehicles on border with Russia, LPR
18:07, April 02, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 2 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministry personnel began disinfecting vehicles at the international crossing points to prevent the import of the coronavirus infection into the Republic, the Ministry press service reported on Thursday. “The DPR Emergencies Ministry will sanitise vehicles at the international crossing points with Russia and customs points with […]

DPR holiday season to start late due to COVID-19 threat – Crisis Headquarters
13:10, April 02, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 2 – DAN. The beginning of the holiday season in the Donetsk People’s Republic has been postponed because of the COVID-19 crisis, the interdepartmental headquarters for the prevention of import and spreading of the coronavirus infection said in a statement. “To prevent the mass spreading of the coronavirus infection, the beginning of the […]

Yermak’s remarks on Kiev fulfilling Normandy Four summit decisions cause bewilderment – Morozova
12:08, April 02, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 2 – DAN. The remarks by Head of the Ukrainian President Office Andrey Yermak on Kiev’s fulfilling the “Normandy Four” accords caused bewilderment in the Donetsk People’s Republic, the DPR ombudswoman, Donetsk representative to the Contact Group humanitarian subgroup Darya Morozova said on Thursday. On March 31, Yermak said during an online press […]

Kiev army violates ceasefire 22 times over 24 hours, damages houses, school in Donetsk – JCCC
11:30, April 02, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 2 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 22 times over the past 24 hours firing more than 200 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory,  the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated […]

Ukrainian forces fire 250 rounds at DPR overnight – JCCC
9:43, April 02, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 2 – DAN. Ukrainian forces delivered strikes at ten Donetsk People’s Republic settlements on the Gorlovka, Donetsk and Mariupol axis overnight to Thursday, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported. The suburbs and outskirts of Gorlovka, Donetsk and Yasinovataya and the Kominternovo village in southern DPR came […]

DPR reports second coronavirus case, child of the first COVID-19 patient
21:23, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. DPR has recorded second confirmed COVID-19 case, the Ministry of Health said. “The Ministry of Health reports that on April 1, 2020 the second case of COVID-19 was confirmed in the DPR,” the report shows. The patient is a child of the woman who was earlier diagnosed with the coronavirus. […]

Twelve more people hospitalized in DPR with suspected COVID-19
16:45, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. Twelve people were taken to hospitals in the DPR with suspected COVID-19, the Ministry of Health said. “According to the Republican Center Of Emergency Medicine, 15 people were put under medical surveillance, 12 of them in hospitals, in the past 24 hours.” As of today, 17 people have been discharged […]

DPR brings back all its residents who were travelling abroad as COVID-19 broke out
16:24, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. All DPR residents who were on vacations abroad have returned to the Republic as COVID-19 began to spread around the globe, the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Tourism said. “Thanks to the joint effective efforts of the DPR Head Administration and the Government all tourists, individual and on organized tours, […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 466 times in March – JCCC
15:38, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 466 times in March, the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “From March 1 to April 1 Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 466 times firing 3,756 rounds with the total weight of 22.5 tons, or 397 ammunition boxes.” […]

Seven houses damaged in western Donetsk in 24 hours – JCCC
12:58, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. Seven houses sustained damage in the Kuibyshevskiy district of Donetsk, Staromikhailovka and Shakhta Trudovskaya over the past 24 hours, the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. According to the updated reports, two more houses were damaged in Staromikhailovka at 4 and 6 Kirova street. Earlier […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 35 times over past 24 hours, use 122 mm howitzers
12:46, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 35 times over the past 24 hours firing more than 420 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 35 […]

DPR urges Ukraine to stop spreading fakes on Minsk talks
10:40, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. Ukraine puts itself in an unfavorable light by spreading misinformation alleging that the Republics do not fulfill their obligations under the Normandy Four communique, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. Andrey Yermak, head of the Office of the Ukrainian president, said on Tuesday that the Ukrainian does everything to fulfill […]

Kiev forces shell Gorlovka, damage seven buses and four trolleys – mayor
9:26, April 01, 2020

Donetsk, Apr 1 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled Tram and Trolleybus Office in central Gorlovka during the night, the local mayor Ivan Prikhodko said. “Central Gorlovka came under fire. The Tram and Trolleybus Office sustained a direct hit. Seven buses and four trolleybuses were damaged.”   The damages were very severe he said, the vehicles […]

DPR records first COVID-19 case – Healthcare Ministry
20:34, March 31, 2020

Donetsk, Mar 31 – DAN. The first coronavirus infection case has been diagnosed in the Donetsk People’s Republic, DPR Healthcare Minister Olga Dolgoshapko said at a press briefing in Donetsk on Tuesday. “On March 31, the DPR recorded the first COVID-19 case which was confirmed by a testing laboratory,” Dolgoshapko said. The contact is a […]

WHO to supply individual protective means to DPR to prevent spreading  of COVID-19
15:33, March 31, 2020

Donetsk, Mar 31 – DAN. The World Health Organisation will send humanitarian aid to the Donetsk People’s Republic to prevent the spreading of the new coronavirus infection, DPR Healthcare Minister Olga Dolgoshapko said at a press briefing in Donetsk on Tuesday. “Under the accords we have reached with the WHO we expect to receive a […]