UPT to announce sentence in Poroshenko’s regime crimes case on June 22 in Lugansk
11:43, June 20, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 20 – DAN. The Ukrainian People’s Tribunal for investigating the Poroshenko’s regime war crimes will announce the sentence on Lugansk central square on June 22, the Lugansk Media Center reported. “The historic event – the announcement of the sentence by the Ukrainian People’s Tribunal, whose significance can only be fully appreciated by our […]

Ukrainian heavy artillery shells southern DPR – Joint Centre for Control and Coordination
11:53, June 21, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 21 – DAN. The Kominternovo village in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic came under Ukrainian artillery fire on Thursday, head of the DPR mission at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said. “The shelling on the Talakovka-Kominternovo was recorded at 10:30,” Yakubov said adding that 27 122mm rounds […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire five times over 24 hours, fire 40 rounds at DPR – JCCC
10:20, June 21, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 21 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire five times over the past 24 hours firing more than 40 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 Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, the […]

DPR employment centers assist 17,000 people in finding jobs in 5 months of 2018
17:54, June 20, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 20 – DAN. DPR employment centers have assisted 16,700 people in finding jobs over the first five months of this year, the press service of the Republican Employment Center said. “In the first five months of this year, 16,682 people found jobs. Of those, 9,077 got permanent jobs and 7,605 found temporary jobs; […]

★ Kiev forces shell water facility outside Yasinovataya with mortars
14:07, June 20, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 20 – DAN. Kiev forces have targeted the first-level pumping station of the Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct outside Yasinovataya, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “At 11.50 a.m., 12.50 p.m. and 1.10 p.m. Kiev’s fire was recorded on the direction Kamenka-Vasiliyevka. Fourteen mortar rounds of 82mm […]

DPR humanitarian program call-center receives over 50,000 calls
13:25, June 20, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 20 – DAN. DPR Humanitarian Aid Program hotline has received 50-plus thousand calls since the end of April 2017, the DPR Ministry of Communications reported. “Since April 27 till June 19, 2018 the hotline received 51,765 calls; 45,680 requests were registered by the call-center operators.” People are mostly interested in social benefits – […]

JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with over 150 rounds in 24 hours
10:58, June 20, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 20 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended over 150 rounds targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Ukrainian armed forces fired 152 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is six,” he said. He said fire was opened on […]

DPR mobile operator donates over 1,800 cell phone plans to the needy since 2015
18:20, June 19, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 19 – DAN. Phoenix, the Donetsk People’s Republic mobile operator has passed free basic cell phone plans to 1,845 needy residents since it began operation in June 2015, the company’s press service told the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “From 2015 onwards, Phoenix has donated 1,845 basic phone plans as part of a […]

Handover of next group of DPR inmates to Kiev might fail – DPR penitentiary service
17:29, June 19, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 19 (DAN) – The handover to Kiev of the next group of inmates who wish to serve out their sentences in Ukraine might not take place through Ukraine’s fault, the Donetsk People’s Republic State Penitentiary Service said on Tuesday. “June 27 is the tentative date for the transfer to Ukraine of 20 inmates […]

United Donbass Foundation approves 150 mln RUR financial aid for the needy since March 2017
14:25, June 19, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 19 – DAN. The United Donbass Foundation social organisation has paid some 150 million rubles worth of financial assistance to more than 4,000 people in need across the region since the start of its operation, Foundation chairman Oleg Balykin said at a press briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “The Foundation’s […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire four times over 24 hours, fire 55 rounds at DPR – JCCC
10:43, June 19, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 19 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire four times over the past 24 hours firing 55 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, the Ukrainian army […]

DPR Head orders 10-percent pension increase from July 1
10:41, June 19, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 19 – DAN. DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko signed a degree on pension increase from July 1. “To raise the social standards for Donetsk People’s Republic pensioners, I hereby order a 10-percent increase in pensions from July 1, 2018,” according to the document published on the Republic’s official website. The decree came into force […]

Donetsk University students receive diplomas of a top-level Russian Ural University
0:28, June 19, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 18 – DAN. Master’s degree students of the Donetsk National Technical University have defended their theses online in the Ural Federal University, the DPR Ministry of Education and Science said. “Thirteen graduates have defended theses on the premises of the Donetsk National Technical University in the form of online presentations to the board […]

Kiev attacks claim 11 civilian lives, injure 63 in 2018
16:56, June 18, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 18 – DAN. The number of civilian casualties of Ukrainian offensive against Donbass has reached 74 since the beginning of the year, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Since January 1, 2018, 11 civilians have been killed, 63 wounded by Kiev forces’ shelling.” The attacks […]

DPR names Ukrainian army brigades with highest defector numbers
15:08, June 18, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 18 – DAN. DPR has identified Ukrainian army brigades with the highest number of defectors, said the head of the DPR Armed Forces press service Daniil Bezsonov. “During the recent months (of the joint forces operation launched by Kiev in Donbass), 504 soldiers and officers defected from the Ukrainian army. In the same […]

JCCC: Kiev forces violate ceasefire 53 times over week, expend 100 ammo boxes
12:22, June 18, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 18 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 53 times over the past week, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “From June 11 to June 17 the enemy violated the ceasefire 53 times firing 940 shells, or 5.74 tons or 100 ammo boxes. Ukrainian army […]

JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with almost 90 rounds in 24 hours
11:35, June 18, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 18 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended almost 90 rounds targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Ukrainian armed forces fired 88 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is three,” he said. He said the fire was opened […]

Morozova meets UN envoy to discuss search for missing persons
19:03, June 16, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 16 – DAN. The DPR Ombudswoman Daria Morozova had a meeting with the Vice-Chairperson of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances of the OHCHR Tae-Ung Baik (백태웅), the Ombudswoman’s office said. “Daria Morozova had a meeting with the Vice-Chairperson of the UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances Tae-Ung Baik,” […]

Ukrainian army tests US REMBASS-II battlefield sensor system when shelling Zaitsevo
17:04, June 16, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 15 – DAN. Ukrainian army used a USA remotely monitored battlefield sensor system REMBASS-II during the shelling of Zaitsevo on June 15, said the head of the DPR Armed Forces press service Daniil Bezsonov. “Yesterday, in the evening Kiev forces again shelled Zaitsevo. What is important is that during the shelling they tested […]

★ Civilian woman injured in Gorlovka as Kiev forces shell the town
21:09, June 15, 2018

Donetsk, Jun 15 – DAN. A civilian woman has been injured in Zaitsevo, north of Gorlovka as the result of Kiev’s shelling, said Gorlovka mayor Ivan Prikhodko. “Approximately at 6 p.m. a woman born in 1939 was injured as Kiev forces shelled Zaitsevo.” The woman suffered multiple injuries to her head, neck, chest and limbs, […]