DPR dismisses Kiev’s claims on having adopted amnesty law 
17:26, October 18, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian claims that the country has adopted laws on amnesty (of persons involved in the events in Donbass) differ from reality, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. Earlier on Friday Ukrainian deputy foreign minister Vasily Bodnar said that Kiev had adopted all instruments for an amnesty, as stipulated by the […]

DPR launches Representative’s Office in Belgium
23:02, October 18, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. DPR Representative’s Office has opened today in Dendermonde, Belgium, the DPR Foreign Ministry said. “Today the opening ceremony took place to launch the DPR DPR Representative’s Office in Dendermonde, Belgium.” Kris Roman, chairman of the Euro-Rus independent think tank aimed at propagating the idea of a European geopolitical axis, was […]

DPR command: Kiev forces destroy SMM’s UAV
14:32, October 18, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian army opened fire on unmanned aerial vehicles of the OSCE SMM twice over the week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Outside Petrovskoye, Ukrainian fighters fired at SMM’s UAVs twice with small arms, one of the UAVs was destroyed.” The SMM members had to cease monitoring. Ukrainian […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 170 times in a week
14:17, October 18, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 168 times this week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Over the week 168 ceasefire violations were recorded; 22 DPR towns were targeted with 18 artillery rounds of 122 mm caliber, 547 rounds of 120 mm and 82 mm caliber, 15 tank gun […]

Three houses damaged in Gorlovka in shelling
13:41, October 18, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Three houses have been damaged in northern Gorlovka as a result of Ukrainian shelling, local mayor Ivan Prikhodko said. “As a result of Ukrainian shelling, houses in Zaitsevo (Esenina street), 63 and 67 Karbysheva have been damaged.” The DPR mission to the JCCC has dispatched a team to confirm the […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 18 times in 24 hours
10:26, October 18, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Kiev forces violated the ceasefire 4180 times within 24 hours firing more than 240 shells at the DPR territory, said DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC). “The number of ceasefire violations recorded in the past 24 hours is 18. The total number of rounds fired […]

Ukrainian army 122mm artillery shells northern Gorlovka – JCCC
18:59, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. The Ukrainian army on Thursday evneing shelled the Golmovsky neighbourhood in northern Gorlovka with 122mm artillery, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “A strike by Ukrainian armed formations was recorded on the Golmovsky axis at 17:33; 18 122mm rounds were fired,” the report said. […]

Ukrainian army delivers massive mortar strike at DPR south – JCCC
17:27, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Ukrainian army units delivered a mortar strike at the Kominternovo village in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Thursday. “At 16:40 and 16:47, Ukrainian armed formations were shelling the Kominternovo village area,” the report said. “Twenty-two […]

DPR militia downs enemy reconnaissance drone north of Donetsk
16:18, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic air defence units shot down a Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicle on a reconnaissance mission near the Donetsk airport, the DPR People’s Militia reported on Thursday. Thanks to our defenders’ professionalism, another Phantom-type drone of Ukrainian armed formations was destroyed in the Spartak village area. It was used […]

Russian humanitarian aid convoy delivers 48,000 food kits for children to DPR
12:22, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. A Russian humanitarian aid convoy delivered to the Donetsk People’s Republic 48,000 food kits for children, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service reported on Thursday. “The 87th humanitarian aid convoy includes 48,000 food kits for infants and toddlers,” the press service said. “The State Commission on Prevention and Elimination of […]

DPR provides medical aid to 4,000 residents of Kiev-controlled areas under humanitarian programme in 2019
12:16, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic medics provided medical assistance to more than 4,000 residents of Kiev-controlled areas in 2019, DPR Healthcare Minister Olga Dolgoshapko told reporters on Thursday. “Over the first nine months of this year, more than 4,000 compatriots received assistance at the Republic’s medical centres under the Donbass people reunification […]

DPR to open representative office in Belgium on October 18 – Foreign Ministry
11:56, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic will open a representative centre in Belgium on October 18, 2019, the DPR Foreign Ministry reported on Thursday. “The opening ceremony will take place in the town of Dendermonde, 9 R.Ramlot Str., at 19:00, Moscow time on Friday, October 18, 2019,” the report said. The launching […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 24 times over 24 hours, fire 290 rounds at DPR – JCCC
10:13, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 24 times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 24 times expending 291 rounds of ammunition,” the report said. […]

87th Russian humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Donetsk – DPR Emergencies Ministry
9:54, October 17, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. The 87th humanitarian aid convoy of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) arrived in the capital of the Donetsk People’s Republic on Thursday, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service told the Donetsk News Agency. “The 87th Russian humanitarian aid convoy delivered baby food,” a press service representative said. The unloading […]

Kiev’s demand to dismantle DPR and LPR deepen the crisis – Nikonorova
17:28, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Kiev’s demands to disband Donbass Republics run counter the Minks Agreements and impede their fulfillment, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. Press secretary of the Ukrainian representative in the Contact Group Leonid Kuchma said after the Contact Group’s meeting in Minsk on October 15 that there are conditions to be […]

Civilian woman injured in Gorlovka by Ukrainian shelling
16:55, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. A civilian woman has been injured in northern Gorlovka as a result of Kiev forces’ shelling, local mayor Ivan Prikhodko said. “Today at 2.20 p.m. Ukrainian forces shelled Nikitovskiy district of Gorlovka injuring a civilian woman, born in 1958, at 55 Pustelnikova street.” On Wednesday morning, Ukrainian armed formations shelled […]

Minsk Agreements may be fulfilled if sick Ukrainian authorities are disbanded – Pushilin
14:25, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Current Ukrainian authorities are illegitimate and are not going to fulfill their obligations stipulated by the Minsk Agreements, said DPR Head Denis Pushilin. “Ukrainian authorities are not going to fulfill the Minsk Agreements and pursue peace. Instead they equivocate and prevaricate. The number of shelling incidents is growing. The Minsk […]

DPR general population census concludes without violations – Ministry of Economic Development
13:53, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic first ever census has ended successfully without any violations, the Ministry of Economic Development said. “The census took place on October 1-14, the majority of the DPR population participated. The process was completed without any violations of the law.” Follow-up visits of randomly chosen households will […]

EMERCOM humanitarian convoy to arrive in DPR on Oct 17
12:54, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. A humanitarian convoy of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) will arrive in Donetsk on October 17, the Donetsk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministry press service said on wednesday. “EMERCOM’s humanitarian aid convoy arrives in the DPR on October 17,” the press service said. Russia is sending food for toddlers. The […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 40 times in 24 hours
11:10, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Kiev forces violated the ceasefire 40 times within 24 hours firing almost 500 shells at the DPR territory, said DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC). “The number of ceasefire violations recorded in the past 24 hours is 40. The total number of rounds fired is […]

Seven houses damaged in Staromikhailovka, township without power following shelling
9:56, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Seven houses have been damaged in Staromikhailovka as a result of Kiev forces’ shelling, the DPR People’s Militia said. “Ukrainian armed formations shelled Staromikhailovka from 6.20 a.m. to 7.10 a.m. Seven houses have been damaged at 39, 43, 44, 45, 46 Chkalova street and 10, 12 Komsomolskaya street. A PTL […]

Kiev forces shell Donetsk and Yasinovataya firing 50-plus rounds
8:35, October 16, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations shelled Donetsk and Yasinovataya this morning, the DPR Mission to JCCC said. “Shelling was recorded from 5.55 a.m. until 7.10 a.m. on the directions of Donetsk airport, Yasinovataya, Spartak, Staromikhailovka. Overall, 54 mortar rounds of 82mm and 120mm were fired.” Grenade launchers and small arms were also […]

Donbass situation is worsening – DPR
20:26, October 15, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. The Donbass contact line situation has deteriorated, Donetsk People’s Republic representative to the political subgroup Alexey Nikonorov said at the subgroup talks in Minsk on Tuesday. “The contact line situation continues to worsen and cause apprehension. Ukraine increasingly often delivers strikes with various weapons at the Republic including its residential […]

Kiev neutralises political subgroup talks after signing Steinmeier formula – DPR
20:26, October 15, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. Kiev representatives in the political subgroup at the Minsk talks on Tuesday tried to substitute the notion of special status with decentralisation, which is at odds with provisions of the Steinmeier formula signed by Ukraine two weeks ago, the Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Ministry said. “Kiev negotiators are finding ever […]

Nikonorova calls for more effective measures to stabilize military situation in Donbass
18:53, October 15, 2019

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic representative to the Contact Group talks Natalia Nikonorova reminded Kiev about the necessity to observe the additional ceasefire control measures towards the Donbass settlement. “During the Contact Group meeting, Natalia Nikonorova underlined the necessity to take more effective measures in ensuring the ceasefire, because the contact […]