Basurin names reasons behind possible escalation in Donbass
13:05, October 30, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 30 – DAN. The conflict in Donbass might escalate soon, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “We do not exclude a possible escalation along the contact line and activation of shelling. Political battles within Ukraine and pandemic-induced exacerbation of internal issues make Kiev seek changing of public attention focus.” He said […]

Security subgroup talks yield no result
21:31, October 30, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 30 – DAN. An emergency meeting of the security subgroup ended without any tangible result, the DPR representative in the subgroup Alexey Nikonorov said. “Ukraine blocked the discussion and coordination of the detailed functionality of the coordination mechanism (of joint response to ceasefire violations) and, accordingly, the updated draft of the Measures to […]

Security subgroup to hold emergency meeting at 6 p.m. Friday
15:55, October 30, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 30 – DAN. The security subgroup of the Contact Group is to hold an emergency meeting today at 6 p.m., said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. “Today at 6 p.m. an emergency meeting of the security subgroup is expected to take place.” The only issue on the agenda is reaching an agreement on […]

Kiev forces shell 12 DPR townships over the week
15:30, October 30, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 30 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire 12 times over the past week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Ukrainian fighters violated the Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire 12 times over the past week,” he said. Dzerzhinskoe, Naberezhnoe, Grigorovka, Kominternovo and Leninskoe in the […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire once, Additional Measures twice in 24 hours – JCCC
12:34, October 30, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 30 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire once over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was one”. Kominternovo outskirts came under fire. Ukrainian forces also launched an UAV outside Naberezhnoye in […]

DPR reports 185 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours
12:33, October 30, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 30 – DAN. DPR has registered 185 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases climbed to 6,618, the Ministry of Health said. “The Ministry of Health reports that tests revealed 185 cases of COVID-19 in the DPR on October 29.” In the past 24 hours, 308 people were discharged […]

Yelenovka humanitarian corridor to reopen on October 30
16:50, October 29, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 29 – DAN. The Yelenovka crossing point on the contact line south of Donetsk will reopen on October 30, the Donetsk People’s Republic COVID-19 crisis headquarters reported on Thursday. “The Yelenovka crossing point will operate for entry and exit on Friday, October 30, from 9:00 to 18:00,” the report said. To enter the […]

Civilian wounded in Ukrainian mine explosion in southern DPR – militia
16:03, October 29, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 29 – DAN. A civilian was wounded in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic in the explosion of a mine planted by Ukrainian forces, the DPR People’s Militia press service reported on Thursday. “A 24-year-old civilian suffered mine blast injuries in the explosion of a proximity mine planted by Ukrainian forces,” the […]

DPR to begin flu vaccination shortly – Health Ministry
15:32, October 29, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 29 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic medics will launch population immunisation using the flu vaccine received as part of Russian humanitarian aid, the DPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported on Thursday. “The relief supplies from Russia include the flu vaccine for the DPR population,” the press service said. “The vaccination campaign for DPR […]

DPR militiaman killed in Ukrainian drone attack
14:22, October 29, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 29 – DAN. A Donetsk People’s Republic militiaman was killed in a Ukrainian bomb-dropping drone attack, the Donetsk People’s Republic People’ Militia press service reported on Thursday. Earlier in the day, Ukrainian armed formations in the Naberezhnoye settlement area in the south of the DPR used an unmanned aerial vehicle in violation of […]

171 new COVID-19 cases diagnosed in DPR over 24 hours, 300 patients recover
11:50, October 29, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 29 – DAN. One hundred and seventy-one new COVID-29 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday. Three hundred people have been discharged from hospitals and 25 patients have died since Wednesday, the report said. The DPR currently has 6,433 […]

Russian rescuers deliver 65 tons of medical supplies to DPR
10:48, October 29, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 29 – DAN. A Russian humanitarian aid convoy delivered some 65 tons of relief supplies to the Donetsk People’s Republic, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service reported on Thursday. “The cargo massing about 65 tons contains medical equipment, medications and flu vaccines,” a press service representative said. The supplies will be distributed among […]

Ukrainian forces increase strikes at DPR by 4 times over 24 hours – JCCC
10:34, October 29, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 29 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire four times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire four times expending 18 rounds of ammunition,” the report […]

Kiev undertakes to present its road map on Minsk Agreements fulfillment – DPR Foreign Minister
22:17, October 28, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 28 – DAN. The Ukrainian side at the Minsk negotiations has undertaken to present its draft road map to get out of the Minsk talks deadlock in response to the DPR and LPR initiative to develop such a plan, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. ‘”We welcome the fact the Ukraine has finally […]

DPR is ready to unfold mobile hospital for COVID-19 patients within hours
15:35, October 28, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 28 – DAN. The DPR Ministry of Emergencies stands ready to unfold its mobile hospital within the shortest time possible if the epidemic situation deteriorates, the ministry’s press service said. “In case the sanitary-epidemic situation deteriorates due to the spread of the coronavirus infection and growing number of patients, the mobile hospital can […]

Kiev forces shell southern DPR with mortars
12:42, October 28, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 28 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations opened 82 mm mortars fire on the township of Naberezhnoye in the DPR south, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “A shelling from the Ukrainian side was reported at 11.30 a.m. targeting Naberezhnoye, two 82 mm rounds were fired.” The […]

DPR reports 159 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours
12:20, October 28, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 28 – DAN. DPR has registered 159 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases climbed to 6,262, the Ministry of Health said. “The Ministry of Health reports that tests revealed 159 cases of COVID-19 in the DPR on October 27.” In the past 24 hours, 140 people were discharged […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire once in 24 hours – JCCC
10:55, October 28, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 28 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire once over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was one”. The township of Leninskoye came under fire. Ukrainian forces also launched an UAV outside […]

DPR to check validity of documents issued by Ukraine to former detainees – Morozova
17:34, October 27, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 27 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic authorities plan to check the validity of documents issued in Ukraine to persons as they were released from Ukrainian captivity, DPR ombudswoman, the Republic’s representative in the humanitarian subgroup Darya Morozova said on Tuesday. “The ambivalence of the position taken by Ukraine which cares more about political […]

Russian humanitarian aid convoy to deliver medical equipment, flu vaccine to DPR on Oct 29
16:24, October 27, 2020

Donetsk, Oct 27 – DAN. A Russian humanitarian aid convoy will arrive in the Donetsk People’s Republic on October 29, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported. “We expect a humanitarian aid convoy from the Russian Federation on Thursday, October 29,” the report said. “It will deliver medical equipment, medications and flu vaccines.” The medical supplies will […]