DPR’s acting Head Denis Pushilin elected Donetsk Republic social movement chairman
12:35, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic acting Head Denis Pushilin has been elected chairman of the Donetsk Republic social movement. The decision on the appointment was made at the extraordinary Congress of the movement’s activists in Donetsk earlier on Tuesday. The Congress held at the Brovun Donetsk State Academic and Music Theatre brought […]

Ukraine has to fulfil all Minsk Agreements provisions no matter what – Nikonorova
10:44, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic will make all efforts towards making Kiev fulfil the Minsk Agreements, acting DPR Foreign Minister, the Republic’s envoy to the Contact Group in Minsk Natalia Nikonorova said in an interview to the Donetsk News Agency. “Our key task in the Minsk process is to make Ukraine […]

Western guarantors should give official assessment of DPR Head assassination – diplomat
12:08, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. The western guarantors of the Minsk Agreements have not  given their official assessment of the August 31 terrorist attack in central Donetsk in which DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko was killed, Donetsk People’s Republic acting Foreign Minister, the Republic’s envoy to the Contact Group in Minsk Natalia Nikonorova said in an […]

Ten people to run in DPR Head election campaign
19:31, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. Ten people have submitted documents to the Donetsk People’s Republic Central Election Commission for nomination as candidates in the DPR’s Head of Republic election, CEC chairwoman Olga Pozdnyakova told reporters at a press briefing on Tuesday. “Today, at 18:00, the CEC stopped taking documents for the Head of Republic election. […]

DPR Council of Ministers adopts acts on People’s Militia administration, Russian bank branch
18:12, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Council of Ministers on Tuesday adopted the documents on administration of the People’s Militia and on opening a Russian bank branch in the Republic, acting DPR Head Denis Pushilin told reporters. “Today, the government adopted two legislative acts: on administration of the People’s Militia and on […]

Pushilin passes voter signature lists to CEC to run in Head of Republic election
17:13, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic acting Head Denis Pushilin on Tuesday passed lists of voter signatures to the Central Election Commission in support of his nomination as a candidate in the Head of Republic election on November 11. In the course of the Donbas Future forum in central Donetsk square on September […]

Poroshenko’s rating as second term presidential hopeful is critically low – Nikonorova
11:27, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. Ukrainian President Petr Poroshenko’s failing policy minimises his chances for re-election in 2019, Donetsk People’s Republic acting Foreign Minister, the Republic’s envoy to the Contact Group talks in Minsk Natalia Nikonorova said in an interview to the Donetsk News Agency. “The Minsk Agreements are Ukraine’s diplomatic and military failure which […]

Ukrainian forces shell DPR with 500 rounds over 24 hours, use mortars – JCCC
10:53, September 25, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 28 times over the past 24 hours, firing nearly 500 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian army […]

Ukrainian forces shell DPR with nearly 1,600 rounds over week – JCCC
15:37, September 24, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 24 – DAN. Ukrainian army units fired nearly 1600 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas over the past week, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Monday. “From September 17 till September 23, 1,596 rounds or 3.24 tons (64 boxes) […]

CONIFA president to visit Donbass Football Cup matches – Ministry
15:19, September 24, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 24 – DAN.  A delegation of the Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA) will visit Donbass 2018 Football Cup matches, the Donetsk People’s Republic Youth, Sport and Tourism Ministry press service reported on Monday. “A CONIFA delegation arrives in Donetsk on Wednesday, September 26; it will visit Donbass 2018 Football Cup games,” the […]

Ukrainian gunmen hit own mines in DPR breakthrough attempt outside Gorlovka – spokesman
14:13, September 24, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 24 – DAN. A group of Ukrainian soldiers hit their own mines suffering casualties as they attempted to advance towards the Dolomitnoye village outside Gorlovka on Sunday evening , Donetsk People’s Republic Operations Command spokesman Daniil Bezsonov said on Monday. “Yesterday evening, our watch posts recorded the advancement of an armed enemy group […]

Ukrainian forces fire 235 rounds at DPR over 24 hours – JCCC
10:13, September 24, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 24 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 26 times over the past 24 hours firing 235 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic’s frontline areas, Head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Monday. “Over the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian […]

Two persons hurt in Donetsk’s Kirov district explosion – authorities
19:57, September 21, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 21 – DAN. Two persons were injured in an explosion at a shop in Donetsk’s Kirov district on Friday, a local administration official told the Donetsk News Agency. “Today, an explosion occurred in a shop at the intersection of Petrovskogo and Pintera Streets. Supposedly, a grenade exploded,” the official said. “Two persons were […]

DPR launches hotline to take reports on facts of corruption at Tax and Revenue Ministry
17:30, September 21, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 21 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic parliament’s interim commission for investigating illegal practices of Tax and Revenue Ministry officials launched a hotline, Commission chairman Andrey Bayevskiy said at the Commission’s session on Friday. “We’ve arranged a hotline to expose facts of extortion or corruption at tax or customs bodies and organise regular […]

DPR militiamen shoot down 16 Ukrainian UAVs at Donbass contact line this month – Basurin
15:03, September 21, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 21 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic servicemen have shot down sixteen Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) since the beginning of this month, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “We are recording the increasing use of UAVs by the enemy along the whole contact line,” Basurin said. “The DPR standby […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 152 times over week, fire 234 mortar rounds at DPR – Basurin
15:00, September 21, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 21 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 152 times over the past week employing heavy mortars, Donetsk People’s Republic Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “Overall, 152 ceasefire violations by Ukrainian forces were recorded over the past week,” Basurin said. Strikes were delivered at 24 settlements in the Republic. […]

Pushilin submits documents for registration as candidate in DPR Head of Republic election
10:43, September 21, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 21- DAN. Acting Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin submitted his documents to the Central Election Commission on Friday for registration as a candidate in the Head of Republic election on November 11. At the large forum Donbas Future in the central Donetsk square on Thursday, activists asked Pushilin to run […]

Pushilin is favourite in DPR Head election – Donbass Volunteers Union leader
20:32, September 20, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 20 – DAN. Denis Pushilin is a clear favourite in the November 11 Head of Republic election, Donbass Volunteers Union leader Alexander Borodai told the Tass news agency on Thursday. “Denis Pushilin is one of the founding fathers of the Republic. No, he did not participate in the fighting, he wasn’t a combatant,” […]

★ Pushilin publicly agrees to run for DPR Head
16:34, September 20, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 20 – DAN. Acting Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin agreed to run for the post of DPR Head at the November 11 elections as he addressed the large social organisations forum Donbass Future on Thursday. The proposal to take part in the election as a candidate for the DPR’s top post was […]

Large social organisations forum Donbass Future opens in Donetsk
16:12, September 20, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 20 – DAN. A large forum of social organisations “Donbass Future” opened in the Donetsk People’s Republic capital on Thursday. The event on Lenin Square in central Donetsk has brought together some 10,000 people, according to the Donetsk News Agency’s estimate. Delegations of trade unions, social organisations and movements and residents from across […]