DPR government sets up state-owned lease company
21:15, August 13, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 13 – DAN. The state unitary enterprise “Republican Lease Company” has been established in the Donetsk People’s Republic, the DPR government press service reported on Thursday. “The company’s main goal is to meet the demand of legal entities and natural persons for financial lease services,” the press service said. “The Republican Lease Company […]

Ukraine’s security service detains train with unaccounted for weapons in Krasnoarmeisk – DPR militia
21:14, August 13, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 13 – DAN. A train carrying the Ukrainian army’s 57th Brigade equipment on an inland route was detained by Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) agents at the Krasnoarmeisk railway station, the Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia reported on Thursday. “SBU agents delayed the departure of the train carrying 57th Brigade hardware at the […]

Ukraine uses drones on contact line for second day running in violation of Additional Measures
21:13, August 13, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 13 – DAN. Ukrainian forces used an unmanned aerial vehicle in the Kominternovo village area in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic on Thursday, in violation of the Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire in Donbass, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported. “At 15:02, a […]

Ukraine violates additional ceasefire control measures five times in Donbass over 24 hours – JCCC
12:10, August 13, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 13 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the Additional Measures to Strengthen Ceasefire on the contact line in Donbass five times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Thursday. Ukrainian servicemen used an unmanned aerial vehicle in the Shumy settlement […]

35 new COVID-19 cases reported in DPR over 24 hours – Health Ministry
12:08, August 13, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 13 – DAN. Thirty-five new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday. “August 12 tests revealed 35 new COVID-19 cases; four of the infected arrived from Ukraine,” the report said. The other patients including five medics caught novel […]

DPR send note to OSCE on Ukrainian systematic violations of ceasefire and its control measures
21:07, August 12, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 12 – DAN. DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova addressed the OSCE asking the organization to influence Ukrainian authorities to make their army abide by the Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire. As the measures came into force two and a half weeks, 13 ceasefire violations and 27 measures violations were recorded on the […]

DPR perplexed at Kravchuk’s call to revise the special status principle
18:48, August 12, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 12 – DAN. Ukrainian representatives should focus on implementation of the Minsk agreements rather than inventing new ones, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. Earlier on Wednesday, Kiev’s official representative at the Minsk talks Leonid Kravchuk suggested that the notion of “special status” be substituted with “special mode of administrative management”. He said […]

DPR publishes radio talks of Ukrainian troops who shelled Donbass
17:32, August 12, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 12 – DAN. Ukrainian 79th brigade shelled Donetsk on Tuesday to provoke retaliatory fire as Ukrainian journalists arrived to the contact line, the DPR People’s Militia said citing radio intercepts. Ukrainian troops fired two AGS rounds at Shakhta Trudovskaya in the Petrovskiy district of Donetsk from the direction of Maryinka. “A provocation involving […]

EMERCOM humanitarian convoys deliver 45,000 tons of aid to DPR since 2014
13:26, August 12, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 12 – DAN. Russian humanitarian convoys delivered more than 45 thousand tons of aid to Donbass since 2014, the Republican Ministry of Emergencies said. “Russian humanitarian convoys have been arriving to the DPR since 2014, overall 97 convoys arrived bringing along 45 thousand tons of aid,” the statement reads. The humanitarian aid included […]

DPR reveals 93 COVID-19 cases among travelers from Ukraine
12:48, August 12, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 12 – DAN. Coronavirus infection was confirmed for 93 patients who arrived from Ukraine via humanitarian corridors, the DPR Health Ministry said. Six of the patients who arrived from Ukraine tested positive on August 11. All the infected people have been transferred to specialized medical institutions. Earlier DPR has reopened the Elenovka checkpoint […]

DPR reports 17 new COVID-19 cases
11:48, August 12, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 12 – DAN.  DPR has registered 17 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases climbed to 1,980, the Ministry of Health said. “The Ministry of Health reports that tests revealed 17 cases of COVID-19 in the DPR on August 11.” Six of the patients arrived from Ukraine; the rest […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire twice in 24 hours
11:10, August 12, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 12 – DAN.  Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire twice within 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. Shakhta Trudovskaya and Dzerzhinskoye were targeted with automatic grenade launchers. The JCCC also reported violations of Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire at the Ukrainian side as engineers […]

Ukrainian forces fire grenade launcher at Donetsk outskirts – JCCC
20:45, August 11, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 11 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations fired at the Shakhta Trudovskaya settlement area in the western outskirts of Donetsk on Tuesday, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported. “A strike delivered by Ukrainian armed formations on the Maryinka-Donetsk (Shakhta Trudovskaya settlement) axis was recorded at […]

JCCC reports new violations of additional ceasefire control measures by Ukraine
16:16, August 11, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 11 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre of Control and Coordination (JCCC) has recorded new facts of engineer works at Ukrainian army positions in Donbass. Engineer works were recorded in Kiev-controlled territory near the Vodyanoye village outside Volnovakha and the Shumy settlement near Gorlovka at 10:45, the JCCC […]

30 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in DPR over 24 hours – Health Ministry
11:35, August 11, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 11 – DAN. Thirty new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Tuesday. “August 10 tests revealed 30 new COVID-19 cases; two of the infected arrived from Ukraine and one from Russia,” the report said. The others including three […]

Ukrainian army fires at DPR once over 24 hours, uses small arms – JCCC
11:09, August 11, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 11 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire once over the past 24 hours as they fired small arms at the Novolaspa village area in the Telmanovskiy district in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Tuesday. “Overall, Ukrainian […]

Over 140 people came to DPR from Ukraine-held territory on August 10 – Emergencies Ministry
11:07, August 11, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 11 – DAN. More than 140 people entered the Donetsk People’s Republic through the humanitarian corridor on the contact line in Yelenovka on August 10, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service reported on Tuesday. “On August 10, the Yelenovka crossing point was open for entering and exiting the DPR from 09:00 to 18:00,” […]

Kiev forces desecrate cemetery in Novgorodskoye to construct positions
13:21, August 10, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 10 – DAN. Ukrainian armed forces began to construct new positions close to a Novgorodskoye cemetery outside Dzerzhinsk, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “In violation of previously reached agreements, the enemy carried out engineer works in the vicinity of temporary occupied Novgorodskoye. The fighters of the 35th brigade ignored not […]

One-day humanitarian corridor across Elenovka checkpoint opens for 12th time
10:16, August 10, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 10 – DAN.  DPR has again reopened Elenovka checkpoint at the contact line to let people across the border. “DPR has reopened the crossing point, it is open from 9.00 a.m. until 6 p.m.,” the DPR Ministry’s of State Security Border Guard Service said. The humanitarian corridor opened for the 12th time since […]

Kiev forces violate Additional Measures twice in 24 hours
10:12, August 10, 2020

Donetsk, Aug 10 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the additional measures to strengthen the ceasefire twice in the past 24 hours, the DPR Mission to the JCCC said. Ukrainian engineers worked in the vicinity of Troitskoye carrying out an engineer blast. On the previous day, Ukrainian army employed an UAV to drop a round […]