DPR Command: Ukrainian forces shell Republic with over 2,000 rounds this week
14:57, November 17, 2017

The enemy targeted 25 frontline townships in DPR

SBU to enhance its agent representation in Ukrainian army to reveal oppositioners
16:47, November 17, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 17 – DAN. Ukrainian special services decided to enhance their agent representation in the Ukrainian army to gain total control over commanders and to detect opponents of current authorities, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin. “Our intelligence revealed that the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) issued directives to its counter-intelligence officers […]

DPR Head points out youth key role in Republic’s development
13:43, November 17, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 17 – DAN. DPR leader Alexander Zakharchenko extended his congratulations to the Republic’s youth on the International Students’ Day and wished them to achive their goals. “The Donetsk People’s Republic is a young and developing state. We have high expectations for youth and students. You are the future. And you are already actively […]

Six houses damaged in DPR in 24 hours by Kiev’s shelling
11:43, November 17, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 17 – DAN. At least six houses were damaged in Donetsk and Gorlovka outskirts as the result of Kiev’s shelling over the last 24 hours, DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said on Friday. “As the result of Kiev’s shelling four households are damaged in Kuibyshevskiy […]

DPR makes 38,000 humanitarian programme payments to WWII veterans, Nazi persecution victims
17:28, November 16, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 16 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic has made some 38,000 Victory Day payments to WWII veterans and Nazi persecution victims living in the Republic and Kiev-controlled parts of Donetsk Region, Donbass People Reunification Humanitarian Programme Centre personnel told Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “Overall, 38,000 payments have been made to WWII veterans […]

Ukrainian army plans to shell Donetsk Water Treatment plant area – DPR intelligence
16:35, November 16, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 16 – DAN. Ukrainian forces are planning to deliver strikes with large-calibre weapons at Donetsk Water Treatment Plant (DFS) area, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Thursday. “We received intelligence from a source in the 25th separate airborne brigade that Ukrainian army units were preparing to shell DFS area with […]

Donbass teachers contributing to Russian culture to receive benefits in DPR from 1 December
12:04, November 16, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 16 – DAN. Donbass teachers who have made a considerable contribution to Russian culture and philology will be able to receive one-time humanitarian programme benefits from 1 December, the Republic’s Education and Science Ministry told DAN. “The sum of the lumpsum benefit amounts to 10,000 rubles; payments will begin on 1 December 2017,” […]

10,000 residents of Kiev-held Donbass areas attend DPR humanitarian programme events
11:34, November 16, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 16 – DAN. More than 10,000 residents of Kiev-held areas of Donetsk Region have attended DPR humanitarian programme events since early spring,” Humanitarian Programme Centre staff told Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “As of 8 November, DPR had run 216 cultural events since the launching of the humanitarian programme, including 11 free attendance […]

DPR, LPR reps in Minsk confirm commitment to lasting ceasefire measures
10:09, November 16, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 16 – DAN. DPR and LPR representatives at the Minsk talks confirmed the Republics’ commitment to the ceasefire announced in Donbass and the measures towards ensuring a lasting truce, said Victoria Talakina, spokeswoman for DPR delegation head Denis Pushilin, following the Contact Group meeting on Wednesday. “The People’s Republics’ representatives supported the Contact […]

DPR Head supports Russian President’s position on prisoner exchange
9:07, November 16, 2017

Putin, Zakharchenko discuss the issue in phone conversation

★ Putin, Zakharchenko hold phone call
23:28, November 15, 2017

Kremlin spokesperson said they discussed Medvedchuk's initiative on POWs swap

Kiev’s position at Minsk talks shrinks to citing same texts – DPR Foreign Ministry
20:21, November 15, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 15 – DAN. Ukrainian side at the Minsk talks is still unready to embark on a meaningful dialog, said DPR acting Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova, commenting on the today’s meeting results. “Kiev’s arguments have lately shrunk to reading one and the same text all over again, every meeting. Kiev prefers language of ultimatums […]

Kiev forces target 16 DPR towns in 24 hours – Operations Command
16:19, November 15, 2017

Fifty-seven ceasefire violations reported

DPR hopes US-Russia meetings to assist Minsk talks progress
13:44, November 15, 2017

Republic's envoy Denis Pushilin comments on Vladislav Surkov and Kurt Volker negotiations

DPR Head speaks at opening of International Medical Forum in Donetsk
13:10, November 15, 2017

The event takes place in Donetsk National Medical University

DPR Employment Centers assists 40 thousand people in 2017 to get jobs
12:02, November 15, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 15 – DAN. DPR Employment Centers has assited 40 thousand people in 2017 in getting jobs. “DPR Employment Centers assisted nearly 40 thousand people in the first nine months of 2017 in getting jobs,” DPR Employment Center press service report said. About 37 thousand job opportunities have been presented by employers; 12 thousand […]

★ Kiev forces shell Gorlovka with rocket artillery
8:19, November 15, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 15 – DAN. Ukrainian armed forces shelled Zaitsevo outside Gorlovka with MLRS Grad rockets this night, DPR Operations Commnad said. “Ukrainian side committed a sharp violation of the Minsk Agreements. Today at 0.40 a.m. they targeted Zaitsevo area with 80 rounds of MLRS Grad from the direction of Dzerzhinsk,” the interlocutor said. Dokuchaevsk […]

New housing for tenants of war-torn building near Donetsk airport is 80 percent ready
17:40, November 14, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 14 – DAN. The renovation of the former dormitory and the health centre of the Donetsk National University in central Donetsk for 137 families whose house near Donetsk Airport was destroyed in the fighting is 80 percent complete; the apartments will be commissioned on 15-20 December 2017, Council of Ministers deputy chairman Dmitriy […]

DPR Head hands in decorations to two officers on 3rd Army Corps anniversary
16:52, November 14, 2017

Servicemen and their relatives gather at Donetsk Musical and Drama Theatre

DPR authorities run 1,100 discount food fairs in 2017
15:35, November 14, 2017

Donetsk, Nov 14 – DAN. DPR authorities have arranged more than 1,100 discount food fairs since the beginning of this year, the Republic’s Industry and trade Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “As many as 1,120 fairs were held across the Republic where 2,237.94 tons of food were sold for 113.87 million […]