Four civilians killed, one injured by Kiev’s shelling over the week
19:25, November 25, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 25 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelling left four civilians dead and one injured over the week, a DPR defense official said. “Ukrainian terrorists killed  four civilians  and injured one,” DPR Operations Command deputy commander Colonel Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Friday. According to the Command, 12 […]

DPR Command: Ukrainian forces shell Republic more than 6,049 times over week
18:48, November 25, 2016

Artillery, tanks and mortars were employed in 2,264 cases

Power supply disrupted by Kiev shelling restored to Staromikhailovka
15:51, November 25, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 25 – DAN. Energy workers restored power supply to Staromikhailovka village of Donetsk city western Kirovsliy district, that was cut off power supply in Kiev’s shelling. “DPR energy workers quickly restored power supply to Staromikhailovka after Ukrainian armed forces carried out artillery strikes on the area in the morning. At 2.10 p.m. power […]

DPR militiaman killed as Kiev forces shell the Republic
11:31, November 25, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 25 – DAN. DPR militiaman was killed by Ukrainian strikes over the last 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said today speaking at a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency. “Over the last 24 hours one DPR militiaman was killed in Kiev’s shelling,” he said. Overall, during the previous day […]

Kiev’s shelling destroys house, knocks out power to 500 houses
9:59, November 25, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 25 – DAN. A residential house in Zaitsevo township north of Gorlovka was destroyed by Kiev shelling, Gorlovka administration acting head said. “At night, a 120mm mortar round hit a house on Rybalko str. 268, the building was destroyed. No casualties reported,” Ivan Prikhodko said adding that the shelling is still ongoing. The […]

★ Kiev forces shell Donetsk water treatment plant area
9:37, November 25, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 25 – DAN. Kiev forces have been shelling Yasinovataya section of Donetsk water treatment plant since morning, a defense source told Donetsk News Agency. “At about 8 a.m. the Ukrainian side opened fire on Donetsk water treatment plant in Yasinovataya area. The shelling is ongoing,” the source said. According to the source, demining […]

Kiev reinforces positions in Donbass with self-propelled artillery, mortars – DPR intelligence
18:09, November 24, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 24 – DAN. Kiev forces strengthened their positions in Donbass with self-propelled artillery, D-30 howitzers, mortars and tanks, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency on Thursday citing intelligence reports. “Our intelligence keeps recording the reinforcement of Ukrainian forces positions close to the contact line […]

Kiev insists on selective prisoner exchange contrary to Minsk Agreements
15:35, November 24, 2016

Kirovskoye, Nov 24 – DAN. Kiev again avoids implementation of the Minsk Agreements articles on amnesty and prisoner exchange, DPR ombudswoman Darya Morozova told reporters on Thursday. “They have their own view of the exchange, and their approach is at odds with the formula spelled out in Article 6 (of the Package of Measures for […]

★ DPR Command reports two-fold increase in Ukrainian strikes, civilian injured
15:20, November 24, 2016

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 1,161 times over 24 hours

Ukrainian forces fire 300 artillery, mortar rounds at DPR frontline areas overnight
13:24, November 24, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 24 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired 334 artillery and mortar rounds at suburban Donetsk, Dokuchayevsk, Yasinovataya and villages in DPR south since Wednesday evening, a DPR defence source told DAN. “From 6 p.m. to midnight Ukrainian side fired 334 122mm and 154 mm artillery rounds and 82mm and 120 mm mortar rounds at […]

Russian humanitarian aid convoy delivers 290 tons of food, medication to DPR
12:22, November 24, 2016

The cargo will be distributed to humanitarian aid centres

DPR prosecutors open 340 criminal cases over Ukrainian forces Donbass war crimes
12:17, November 24, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 24 – DAN. DPR Prosecutor General’s Office  is investigating 344 criminal cases of DPR territory shelling by Ukrainian forces, Investigation Department head Roman Belous told Donetsk News Agency. “DPR PGO Department for Investigation into crimes against peace and security of the humankind is conducting 334 criminal probes into acts of terror, carried out […]

Russian humanitarian aid convoy delivers food, medicines to DPR
10:11, November 24, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 24 – DAN. The Russian Emergencies Ministry’s 58th humanitarian aid convoy delivered baby formula, groats and medication to the Donetsk People’s Republic on Thursday, DPR Emergencies Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency. “The 58th humanitarian aid convoy has arrived from Russia; about 25 trucks of baby formula, groats and medication,” the press […]

DPR says clear rules required to guide Minsk talks
21:06, November 23, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 23 – DAN. Minsk talks should be regulated by clear rules, said DPR representative in political subgroup, acting DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. “In the circumstances of Ukraine’s denial of Minsk subgroups importance, we emphasized the necessity to adopt clear rules on agenda approval, recording results, positions, controversies, agreements achieved and deadlines for their […]

DPR confirms Kiev disrupted economic subgroup work in Minsk for the 6th time
18:26, November 23, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 23 – DAN.  The representatives of Ukraine in the Contact Group subgroup on economic issues have again disrupted the meeting scheduled for today, DPR delegation to Minsk talks head’s press secretary said. “Despite LPR and DPR reps numerous attempts to unblock the subgroup’s work, Ukrainian side still insists their refusal to cooperate is […]

★ DPR: Progress in crisis solution hardly possible under current Ukrainian authorities
17:59, November 23, 2016

Kiev's destructive position is based on Ukraine's unpreparedness to implement political agenda

Dept. for investigation of war crimes set up within DPR Prosecutor’s General Office
16:08, November 23, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 23 – DAN. DPR Prosecutor’s General Office established a department for investigation into Ukrainian armed forces servicemen crimes in Donbass – Department for Investigation into crimes against peace and security of the humankind, according to the head of DPR Prosecutor’s General Office Investigation Division Roman Belous. “New department within Investigation Division was formed […]

Kiev forces deploy six MLRS Uragan to Donbass
15:28, November 23, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 23 – DAN. Ukrainian forces reinforced their positions in Donbass with six multiple launch rocket systems Uragan and self-propelled howitzers, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Colonel Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency on Monday citing intelligence reports. “Our intelligence keeps recording the reinforcement of Ukrainian forces’ position near the […]

Kiev forces attempt to break through DPR south border, 5 Ukrainian soldiers killed, 7 injured
15:26, November 23, 2016

Three DPR militiamen sustained injuries

Kiev shell Kominternovo and Donetsk suburbs
9:24, November 23, 2016

Donetsk, Nov 23 – DAN. Ukrainian heavy artillery shelled on Monday evening Kominternovo village in Novoazovsky district in DPR south, a DPR defence source told Donetsk News Agency. “At around 8 p.m. the Ukrainian army opened fire with 152mm artillery on Kominternovo village in DPR south,” the source said. According to the DPR officer, 82mm […]