Morozova urges Ukraine to be constructive at upcoming meeting in Minsk
14:40, October 17, 2017

The next round of Donbass peace talks will take place in Minsk on Wednesday

Civilian wounded as Ukrainian forces shell western Donetsk
18:53, October 17, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. A civilian was wounded on Tuesday evening as Ukrainian forces shelled Trudovskiye neighbourhood in western Donetsk’s Petrovskiy district, DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said. “Today, at around 7:30 p.m., Maryinka-based Ukrainian army units opened fire at Trudovskiye neighbourhood in Donetsk’s western outskirts. […]

Ukrainian companies do not control ecological situation – DPR
18:37, October 17, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. The ecological situation at industrial companies in Kiev-controlled part of Donbass is out of control provoking complete imbalance of the regional environmental protection system, a senior DPR environmentalist told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “We tested a new method to analyse industrial companies and facilities’ impact […]

DPR, LPR football teams to play in first ever Donbass Cup Winners’ Cup tournament
18:06, October 17, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Makeyevka will host the initial game of first ever football club competition Donbass Cup Winners’ Cup 2017 involving DPR and LPR teams on 21 October, DPR Sports Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “Donbass Cup Winners’ Cup tournament will run for the first time in DPR and […]

Ukrainian army shells 13 DPR settlements over 24 hours – Basurin
13:27, October 17, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled 13 DPR frontlines settlements areas over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Tuesday. “The enemy used tank guns, mortars, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, grenade launchers and small arms on Donetsk axis; ten DPR settlements came under fire,” Basurin said. “On […]

Ukrainian forces fire nearly 1,000 rounds at DPR territory over 24 hours – JCCC
12:51, October 17, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired nearly 1,000 rounds of all types and calibres at DPR frontline areas over the past 24 hours, head of the DPR office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Tuesday. “The overall number of ammunition rounds used by the Ukrainian army over […]

DPR Head attends monument to Donbass Heroes opening ceremony in Rostov
17:58, October 16, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. The Memorial to Donbass Heroes commemorating Russian volunteers who fought for the region has been erected in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, the DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko attended the opening ceremony today. “Dear residents of Rostov, I want to thank you personally and on behalf of the DPR residents, for supporting us in […]

★ Zakharchenko says members of squad behind Motorola’s murder detained
17:26, October 16, 2017

Rostov-on-Don, Oct 16 – DAN. Members of a Ukrainian squad behind the murder of the DPR Hero Arsen Pavlov (call-sign Motorola) have been detained, the DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko said during his visit to Rostov-on-Don in Russia. “The Ministry of Interior is to make an announcement soon on the investigation of Pavlov’s death. All those […]

DPR Prosecutor General’s office to reward informants on Kiev crimes against civilians
15:51, October 16, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. DPR law enforcement authorities will reward those who inform DPR of crimes committed against civilians in Kiev-controlled territories, said the DPR Prosecutor General’s Office spokeswoman Olga Chernogor. Earlier in the day, the DPR Prosecutor General’s Office announced the launch of phone hotline aimed to provide legal aid to residents of […]

Ukrainian army fires over 100 rounds at DPR over 24 hours
15:25, October 16, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired over 100 artillery and mortar rounds at DPR frontline areas over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Monday. “On Donetsk axis, the enemy used tank guns, mortars, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, grenade launchers and small arms. Kiev forces fired 10 […]

Internet access issues affect 20pc DPR users, providers must switch to local channels
11:57, October 16, 2017

Currently there are two large cache services in operation in DPR

DPR youth to take part in WFYS in Sochi, to meet world-renowned writers and journalists
20:59, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. Members of DPR Young Republic Organization and representatives of the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Tourism shall take part in the World Festival of Youth and Students in Sochi, the press secretary of the organization Evgenia Pagu told DAN. “We are going to the WFYS in Sochi for the first […]

DPR Command: Ukrainian forces fire almost 720 rounds at DPR over week
15:59, October 13, 2017

The enemy targeted 25 frontline townships in DPR, damaging 13 households

Three people killed, two wounded by Kiev’s shelling in a week
15:56, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. Three people have been killed, two wounded by Kiev’s shelling this week, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “As Zaitsevo (north of Gorlovka) came under fire, a civilian has been killed. Two soldiers have been killed, two injured, while on duty defending the Republic,” he said. […]

DPR reports two Ukrainian UAVs shot down in a week
15:46, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. DPR Armed Forces have downed two Ukrainian improvised combat UAVs this week, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin. “To adjust artillery fire, Ukrainian forces resort to UAVs; some of them have been upgraded in field conditions to be equipped with weapons. This week two such drones were downed […]

Law on Donbass status opens room for discussion, doesn’t settle all issues – Pushilin
14:03, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. Kiev’s prolongation of the Donbass special status law provides grounds for discussions but does not eliminate the existing contradictions, said DPR envoy to the negotiations Denis Pushilin. “The adopted law opens room for discussions, but does not eliminate the existing contradictions between Ukraine and us. I doubt it can somehow […]

DPR to raise the issue of Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct shelling at meeting in Minsk
13:45, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. DPR will raise the issue of Kiev forces’ shelling of Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct in Minsk on October 18, said DPR envoy to the negotiations Denis Pushilin. “All issues connected to water, are very serious. We alsways discuss it and we will discuss it at the next meeting,” he said commenting […]

OSCE denies, then confirms monitors’ car collision with Ukrainian army vehicle
19:28, October 12, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. OSCE Special Monitoring Mission gave contradicting comments on the reported car accident involving OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug’s motorcade and a Ukrainian army vehicle in Avdeyevka area. DPR representatives at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination said on Thursday afternoon that a SUV in Hug’s motorcade […]

DPR militiaman killed in shelling by Ukrainian forces over past 24 hours
18:35, October 12, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. A DPR militiaman was killed in shelling by Ukrainian forces over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Thursday. “A DPR armed forces serviceman was killed in performance of his duty,” Basurin said. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 24 times over the past 24 […]

DPR education official hands in first ever finance card to 24 students
18:26, October 12, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. DPR’s first ever finance cards were handed to students in Donetsk on Thursday.The Republic’s Education and Science Minister Larisa Polyakova and Central Republican Bank Deputy Governor Anatoly Gorlov took part in the ceremony held in Donetsk National Technical University conference hall. “The student community initiated the project two years ago. […]