DPR modernizing war-damaged transmission line linking Republic with Russian power grid
20:54, September 13, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 13 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic began the modernisation of a key high-voltage line between the DPR and Russia in the Shakhyorsk district in the east of the Republic, the DPR Coal and Energy Ministry press service said on Friday. “The modernisation of the 330 kW Rostovskaya – Yuzhnaya line is underway […]

Kiev forces fire 250 rounds of ammunition at DPR over week, nine people wounded – Basurin
15:47, September 13, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 13 – DAN. Kiev forces fired 229 mortar rounds and 40 artillery rounds at the Donetsk People’s Republic over week, DPR People’s Militia deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “Over the past week, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 86 times; prohibited weapons were used as well; 24 DPR settlements were shelled with […]

DPR militiaman killed as he helps Kominternovo villagers take shelter during shelling
17:44, September 13, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 13 – DAN. A Donetsk People’s Republic militiaman was killed in Kominternovo village in the south of the Republic as he was helping residents to take shelter during a Ukrainian army strike, the DPR People’s Militia reported on Friday. “At 10:45, (Andrey) Gnatov’s gunmen from the Ukrainian army 36th Marines Brigade delivered a […]

DPR Economic Development Ministry reports production increase in key branches
13:47, September 13, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 13 – DAN. Production increase in the key branches of the Donetsk People’s Republic industry amounted to 1.7 percent to 150 percent in the first six months of this year, the DPR Economic Development Ministry reported. “In January to July 2019 the output of basic products in the key branches increased year-on-year,” the […]

Ukrainian forces fire 200 rounds of ammunition at DPR over 24 hours, casualties, damage reported – JCCC
11:11, September 13, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 13 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 15 times over the past 24 hours firing more than 200 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Friday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the […]

Pushilin says he would see DPR as part of Russia
17:18, September 12, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 12 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin said that he would like to see the Republic as a constituent part of the Russian Federation, the head of state’s official website reported. “We’re facing one task: maximum integration in the Russian space,” Pushilin said at meeting with activists and journalists in Moscow. […]

Attack on DPR rescuers shows Kiev impunity as intl community keeps silent – Foreign Ministry
15:03, September 12, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 12 – DAN. A lack of the international community’s response to Kiev’s war crimes led to impunity and systemic violations of the humanitarian law by the Ukrainian army in Donbass, Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Minister, the Republic’s envoy to the Minsk talks Natalia Nikonorova told the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. On Wednesday, […]

Arm amputation performed on DPR Emergencies Ministry employee hurt in shelling – Ministry
13:32, September 12, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 12 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministry employees hurt in the Wednesday shelling by Ukrainian forces are in satisfactory condition; however, one of them had to undergo arm amputation, the DPR Health Care Ministry press service told the Donetsk News Agency. “After yesterday’s strike, one victim with smashed hand and shoulder […]

DPR security officers find explosive device on rail tracks in Donetsk
13:28, September 12, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 12 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic State Security Ministry (MGB) officers found a home-made bomb planted under rail tracks on the Mushketovo stretch in Donetsk, the MGB press service reported on Thursday. “During the operation to counter subversive actions by Ukrainian secret services, the DPR MGB found a homemade explosive device installed under […]

Ukrainian forces fire 60 rounds at DPR over 24 hours, use mortars – JCCC
10:29, September 12, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 12 – DAN. Kiev forces violated the ceasefire 16 times over the past 24 hours firing 60 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination said on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 16 times expending […]

DPR Emergencies Ministry says its personnel came under aimed fire in Donetsk
18:58, September 11, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations delivered aimed fire at Donetsk People’s Republic Emergencies Ministries personnel in the Trudovskaya Colliery neighbourhood in western Donetsk, the Ministry’s press service reported on Wednesday. “During a fire-fighting effort, precision fire was delivered at the Emergencies Ministry personnel from positions of Ukrainian armed formations,” the report said. […]

Three DPR fire-fighters wounded in strike by Ukrainain forces – JCCC
18:32, September 11, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. Three employees of the Donetsk People’s Republic Emergency Ministry were wounded as they were extinguishing a fire in western Donetsk following a strike by Ukrainian forces, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Wednesday. “Today, at 15:10, Ukrainian armed formations fired a recoilless gun […]

15,800 DPR residents get Russian citizenship under simplified procedure – Migration Service
16:49, September 11, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. The number of Donetsk People’s Republic residents who obtained Russian passports under simplified procedure has reached 15,800, the DPR Interior Ministry Migration Service told the Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. “As many as 15,800 DPR residents got Russian passports in a fast track procedure,” the Migration Service said. As of […]

Ukrainian forces shell Donetsk, house catches fire – JCCC
16:23, September 11, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. A house caught fire in the Trudovskaya neighbourhood in Donetsk’s Petrovskiy district as Ukrainian forces shelled the area, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Wednesday. “At 14:40, Ukrainian armed formations opened small arms fire in the direction of Trudovskaya in Donetsk,” […]

Donetsk Republic social movement has branches in many Ukrainian towns – Muratov
14:38, September 11, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. The Donetsk Republic social movement operates branches in a number of Ukrainian towns, DR Central Executive Committee chairman Alexey Muratov said in an interview with the Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. “We have branches not only in Slavyansk, but also in many Ukrainian towns and elsewhere,” said Muratov in response […]

DPR enterprises fatal accidents rate down 30 percent year-on-year – watchdog
13:23, September 11, 2019

Donetsk, September 11 – DAN. The number of fatal accidents at Donetsk People’s Republic enterprises has decreased to 18 since the beginning of this year, compared with 26 a year ago, the State Mining and Technology Supervision Committee (Gortekhnadzor) press service told the Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. “Workplace injuries have amounted to 337, and […]

Kiev forces plant mines at 150 metres from Petrovskoye disengagement zone – DPR militia
11:29, September 11, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. Ukrainian army units planted anti-tank mines in an area located 150 metres from the disengagement zone in the Petrovskoye village south of Donetsk, the Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia said on Wednesday. “We detected the planting of 32 anti-tank mines (TM-62) in the Bogdanovka village area, 150 metres north from […]

Woman, man wounded as Ukrainian forces shell Staromikhailovka – JCCC
20:34, September 10, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. Two civilians were wounded as Ukrainian armed formations shelled western Donetsk on Tuesday evening, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “At 18:40, Ukrainian armed formations opened grenade launcher fire at the Staromikhailovka neighbourhood wounding two residents, a man and woman,” the report […]

Security subgroup to discuss disengagement problem on Friday – Foreign Ministry
16:42, September 10, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. The Contact Group security subgroup will hold a video conference on disengagement of forces and hardware in Donbass on September 13, the Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Minister, the Republic’s envoy to the Contact Group Natalia Nikonorova said on Tuesday. “A proposal was brought forward to have a new extraordinary meeting […]

DPR reports Donbass disengagement talks details
16:40, September 10, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. The Minsk working group on security held an extraordinary meeting via videoconference on Tuesday to discuss the disengagement of forces and hardware in pilot areas in Donbass, the Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Ministry said. “Today, the working group on security had a video conference to review the schedule to remedy […]

DPR parliamentarian calls for not trusting Zelensky while there’s war in Donbass
14:59, September 10, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky’s statements about prisoner exchange prospects and the Donbass settlement cannot be trusted amid ongoing shelling, head of the Donetsk People’s Republic parliament committee on foreign policy, international relations, information policy and technology Vladislav Berdichevsky told the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. On September 7, Ukrainian President […]

Donetsk authorities deny children’s hospital explosive hazard reports
12:50, September 10, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. The information about the finding of an explosive hazard near the Republican Children’s Hospital in Donetsk’s Kalininsky district has not been confirmed, local administration head Vasily Tkachuk told the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “Yesterday, vigilant district residents reported a possible explosive hazard near the children’s hospital,” Tkachuk said. “The […]

Ukrainian forces fire nearly 200 rounds at DPR over 24 hours – JCCC
12:15, September 10, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 12 times over the past 24 hours firing nearly 200 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 12 […]

DPR intelligence reports mass robberies of Donbass elderly by Ukrainian servicemen
15:37, September 09, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 9 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic intelligence reported new facts of looting by Ukrainian servicemen in Kiev-controlled Donbass areas. “We continue to receive reports from residents living in Ukraine-held areas about looting and robberies of houses in the Novotroitskoye  area committed by 35th Brigade gunmen,” the DPR People’s Militia said on Monday. […]

Kiev army shells DPR with nearly 1,000 rounds of ammunition over week – JCCC
14:34, September 09, 2019

Donetsk, Sep 9 – DAN. Ukrainian forces expended 8.5 tons of ammunition in strikes at the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past week, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Monday. “In the period from September 2 to September 8, 86 ceasefire violations by Ukrainian armed formations were recorded,” […]