★ Donetsk Water Treatment Plant to resume operation on April 21-22
12:51, April 20, 2018

DPR Head discussed the issue with OSCE representatives and Voda Donbassa water company

DPR Command: Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire almost 180 times this week
12:43, April 20, 2018

17 frontline townships in DPR were targeted, 20 buildings damaged

Over 50 pieces of military equipment to take part in V-Day parade in Donetsk
15:42, April 20, 2018

A World War II era T-34 tank to head the column

DPR Head takes part in green landscaping campaign, plants birches in Donetsk
15:09, April 20, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 20 – DAN. The DPR residents have planted birch saplings as a part of the urban amenities upgrade efforts. The trees were planted on the Alley of Soldiers’ Widows in the Donetsk park of Leninskiy Komsomol. The DPR leader Alexander Zakharchenko took part in the initiative together with the deputy chairmen of the […]

One killed, eight injured in DPR by Kiev’s fire this week
13:00, April 20, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 20 – DAN. One person has been killed, eight injured in the DPR as the result of Kiev’s shelling this week, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “One DPR soldier was killed, eight civilians sustained injuries as the result of Kiev’s shelling,” he said. Ukrainian forces opened fire on […]

DPR hands over human remains from Boeing crash site to Netherlands
12:33, April 20, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 20 – DAN. The DPR Prosecutor General’s office has handed over to Holland human remains believed to belong to the victims of the Boeing MH17 which crashed outside Torez in 2014. The OSCE SMM supervised the process of remains transfer in its Donetsk office. A US citizen Patrick Lancaster discovered human remains on […]

Kiev forces shell DPR with 1,000 rounds in 24 hours
9:58, April 20, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 20 – DAN. Kiev forces shelled DPR territory with almost 1,000 rounds, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said on Friday. “The number of violations recorded in the past 24 hours is 18; the overall number of rounds expended is 977,” he said […]

DPR engineers find 190 explosive ordnance pieces on Water Treatment Plant premises during conflict
16:54, April 19, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 19 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic engineers have found 190 pieces of explosive ordnance on the premises of the Donetsk Water Treatment Plant (DFS) since the fighting broke out in Donbass, the Republic’s Emergencies Ministry press service said on Thursday. “One hundred and ninety pieces of explosive ordnance have been found on incoming […]

Fire at civilians in crossing point area near Donetsk delivered by Ukrainian sniper – JCCC
14:31, April 19, 2018

The three victims hospitalized in DPR clinics

DPR to pass Boeing crash victims remains to Netherlands on April 20 – JCCC
13:35, April 19, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 19 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic will pass Malaysian Boeing crash victims remains to the Netherlands in Donetsk  on April 20, in the presence of OSCE Special Monitoring Mission personnel, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday. “OSCE SMM Principal Deputy […]

★ Three civilians wounded as Ukrainian forces shell crossing point area near Donetsk
12:25, April 19, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 19 – DAN. Three civilians were wounded on Thursday as Ukrainian forces shelled the Alexandrovka crossing point area near Donetsk, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told the Donetsk News Agency. “Today, Ukrainian army units opened fire at the Alexandrovka crossing point area; three civilians were wounded,” Barusin said. The people were […]

Political subgroup’s Kiev reps “forget” their consent to discuss approved agenda – Ministry
11:31, April 19, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 19 – DAN. Kiev representatives in the subgroup on political issues have refused to work on the agenda of the meeting stating that they had not approved it, acting Foreign Minister of the Donetsk People’s Republic Natalia Nikonorova told the Donetsk News Agency. “The Ukrainian negotiators showed blatant indifference at Wednesday’s meeting to […]

Ukrainian forces fire 400 rounds at DPR frontline areas over 24 hours – JCCC
10:42, April 19, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 19 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired nearly 400 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas over the past 24 hours, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday. “Overall, Ukrainian army units expended 396 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said adding […]

Kiev refuses to acknowledge fault for DFS staff shelling
19:40, April 18, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 18 – DAN. Kiev representatives at the Contact Group refused to admit responsibility for shelling the Donetsk water treatment plant (DFS) personnel, said DPR envoy to the negotiations Denis Pushilin’s press secretary Viktoria Talakina. “During today’s meeting several methods have been put on table to provide security guarantees for the DFS staff, in […]

Kiev rejects ICRC proposal to broker pensions to Donbass residents
19:37, April 18, 2018

Ukrainian side says delegation of pension payments authority to third party impossible

Contact Group’s working group on economic issues agrees time-bound plan to restore Vodafone in DPR
18:33, April 18, 2018

Republic's authorities provided all guarantees requested by the Ukrainian side

Preliminary: DFS shuts for five days – JCCC
17:47, April 18, 2018

Customers to be reconnected to reserve water supply facilities

★ Voda Donbassa begins shutting and mothballing Donetsk water treatment plant
16:07, April 18, 2018

Decision to shut down plant made after personnel came under Kiev’s forces’ fire

Kiev forces fire in the direction of Yasinovataya – JCCC
15:58, April 18, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 18 – DAN. Kiev forces have opened mortar fire on Yasinovataya area, a JCCC representative said. “At 2.50 p.m. Kiev forces opened fire on the direction of Avdeyevka – Yasinovataya, five 82mm rounds have been fired, large caliber machine guns and small arms have been used too,” the report said. SMM monitors and […]

Donetsk water treatment plant begins evacuating staff
15:42, April 18, 2018

Donetsk, Apr 18 – DAN. The Voda Donbassa water company staff accompanied by the OSCE SMM monitors and engineers have left for the Donetsk water treatment plant (DFS) to evacuate its personnel. “We have received security guarantees from the Ukrainian side. We are moving towards the DFS. Hopefully, we will manage to evacuate people,” a […]