Large red star installed at eastern entrance to Donetsk
14:49, May 13, 2021

Donetsk, May 13 – DAN. A five-pointed star resembling Moscow Kremlin stars has been installed at the eastern entrance to Donetsk on central reserve of the road from Makeyevka. The star is ten meter high. The installation works were launched in the Metel bus terminal area by a road construction company on Tuesday morning. A […]

DPR sharply increases production of sausage, sunflower oil, sweets
17:27, May 13, 2021

Donetsk, May 13 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic food produces and processing industry have significantly increased production in the first quarter, the DPR Agricultural Policy and Food Ministry said on Tuesday. “According to the food industry’s 1st quarter review, the production of certain foodstuffs has increased year-on-year,” the Ministry said on its website. For […]

DPR to allocate one bln rbls for coal industry development
15:53, May 13, 2021

Donetsk, May 13 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic will allocate one billion rubles from the budget for coal industry development in 2021-2022, the government press service reported on Tuesday. The DPR government has approved a resolution on the measures to restructure the mining sector. The document provides for state support, reliable operation and steady […]

310 COVID-19 patients de-registered in DPR over 24 hours after recovery
14:12, May 13, 2021

Donetsk, May 13 – DAN. Two hundred and sixty-nine new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Tuesday. “DPR medics have carried out 767 tests since Monday; 224 people tested positive and another 45 showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” […]

Kiev army fires at DPR twice over 24 hours
10:36, May 13, 2021

Donetsk, May 13 – DAN. Kiev army opened fire at the Donetsk People’s Republic twice over the past 24 hours, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Tuesday. “Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire twice over the past 24 hours,” the report said. “Strikes were delivered at the […]

Two Ukrainian trucks blow up triggering friendly mines, three killed
21:20, May 12, 2021

Donetsk, May 12 – DAN. Two trucks of the Ukrainian army blew up after triggering landmines north of Mariupol, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “We have been repeatedly reporting random mining that is the main reason behind Ukrainian non-combat losses. Yesterday was not an exception.” Both incidents took place north of Mariupol. […]

DPR to reconsider school security rules following Kazan mass shooting
16:53, May 12, 2021

Donetsk, May 12 – DAN. The DPR People’s Council is poised to reconsider security rules at schools, the deputy Chairman of the Parliament Olga Makeyeva said. “We have introduced security guards at schools in 2014, when we realized that we are fighting a terrorist state,” she said. “Frankly speaking, we have relaxed, though the war […]

Kiev forces open mortar fire on southern DPR
12:14, May 12, 2021

Donetsk, May 12 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations opened fire on Grigorovka on Wednesday morning, the DPR Mission to the JCCC said. The shelling was recorded at 10.45 a.m. from the direction of Granitnoye, controlled by Kiev forces. Seven rounds of 82 mm mortar were fired. The Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire were signed […]

Kiev fores violate ceasefire twice in 24 hours
11:40, May 12, 2021

Donetsk, May 12 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire twice over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said.  “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was two, the number of rounds fired was 11″. Krasnyi Partizan and Yasinovataya were targeted with […]

DPR Head conveys condolences to Kazan school shooting victims’ families
22:07, May 11, 2021

Donetsk, May 11 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin has expressed his condolences to the families of the children and school staff killed in a terrorist attack on Tuesday. “On belalf of residents of the Donetsk People’s Republic and on my own behalf I express my heartfelt condolences to the families of the […]

Flashmob, march, show: Donetsk marks anniversary of independence referendum
20:10, May 11, 2021

Donetsk, May 11 – DAN. Dozens of thousands of Donetsk residents and guests gathered for the Republic Day festivities in central Donetsk on Tuesday. A large dance flashmob took place next to the city’s main square. Over 100 artists of different ages joined the show to display the multitude of Russian cultural traditions. There were many […]

DPR militiaman killed, two wounded in Ukrainian army strikes
20:04, May 11, 2021

Donetsk, May 11 – DAN. A Donetsk People’s Republic militiaman has been killed and his two colleagues have been wounded in shelling by Ukrainian armed formation, the DPR People’s Militia reported. Earlier reports said that Ukrainian forces had fired mortars and missiles at the Krasny Partizan settlement area outside Yasinovataya. “We regret to inform that […]

239 new COVID-19 cases diagnosed in DPR over 24 hours
11:16, May 11, 2021

Donetsk, May 11 – DAN. Two hundred and thirty-nine new COVID-19 cases have been diagnosed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Tuesday. “DPR medics have carried out 509 tests since Monday; 219 people tested positive and another 20 showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” […]

Pushilin calls for supporting Russian-speaking residents of Ukraine as DPR marks Republic Day
10:55, May 11, 2021

Donetsk, May 11 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin has extended his best wishes to the residents on Republic Day. “Seven years ago, we jointly and unanimously chose our future,” Pushilin said in the greedings message published on the DPR leader’s official website. “We had to defend our freedom and the right to […]

Kiev forces observe ceasefire for 24 hours – Basurin
17:59, May 10, 2021

Donetsk, May 10 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations observed the ceasefire in the past 24 hours, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Over the past 24 hours (from 3 a.m. May 9 until 3 a.m. May 10) no violations were recorded,” he said. In the previous reporting period, Ukraine violated the ceasefire six […]

DPR celebrates Victory Day with military parade and Immortal Regiment March
17:03, May 10, 2021

Donetsk, May 10 – DAN.  The DPR held a traditional military parade on May 9 in the center of Donetsk to commemorate the 76h anniversary of the Victory in the WWII. Thousand of spectators watched People’s Militia, emergencies ministry, and law enforcement crews march along the Artyoma street, followed by cadets and conscripts of People’s […]

Civilian in his 80s killed in Ukrainian attack on Shakhta Trudovskaya
22:18, May 08, 2021

Donetsk, May 8 – DAN. A civilian was killed in Shakhta Trudovskaya in an attack launched by Ukrainian forces, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “As a result of shelling by the Ukrainian armed formations targeting Shakhta Trudovskaya a civilian, born in 1939, was killed at Tomskaya 10 […]

Kiev forces shell children’s playground in Donetsk
22:10, May 07, 2021

Donetsk, May 7 – DAN. Ukrainian army shelled a children’s playground in the Shakhta Chelyuskintsev township west of Donetsk, the city mayor Alexey Kulemzin said. “Children of Donetsk are under fire! Shelling of the Shakhta Chelyuskintsev township (took place). Direct hit to the playground of kindergarten No.345. Fortunately, there were no casualties. Children had time […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 32 times over past week
17:56, May 07, 2021

Donetsk, May 7 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 32 times over the past week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Ukrainian fighters violated the Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire 32 times over the past week,” he said. The enemy used 122 mm artillery, mortars of 120 mm and 82 mm […]

Three DPR service members killed by Ukrainian fire
13:06, May 07, 2021

Donetsk, May 7 – DAN. Three DPR service members have been killed in Ukrainian attacks, the DPR People’s Militia said. “Enemy’s shelling left three DPR defenders dead, we extend our deep condolences to their families,” the report reads. According to the information available to the DPR People’s Militia, the commander of 93rd brigade Dmitry Brizhinsky […]