JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with over 100 rounds in 24 hours, 10 houses damaged
10:43, October 17, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 17 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended over 100 shells targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, violating the ceasefire 24 times, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Ukrainian armed forces fired 106 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is 24 he said. He […]

Acting DPR Head shows professionalism in resolving complex problems – deputy
19:55, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Acting Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin showed top professionalism in resolving complex problems during his short tenure, People’s Council (parliament) deputy from the Donetsk Republic faction Andrey Bayevskiy told the Donetsk News Agency. “Denis Pushilin, in the capacity of acting Head of the Republic has carried out […]

Ukrainian forces fire over nine tons of ammunition at DPR since previous Contact Group meeting – JCCC
19:23, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Ukrainian army units have violated the ceasefire nearly 330 times firing 181 boxes of of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic since the previous meeting of the Contact Group in Minsk on October 2, 2018. The statistics were presented at the Contact Group security subgroup meeting in Minsk on Tuesday, […]

Kiev sabotages adoption of additional ceasefire control measures at Minsk talks – DPR Foreign Ministry
19:05, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Kiev representatives in the Contact Group security subgroup have sabotaged the adoption of additional ceasefire control measures, the Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Ministry press service said on Tuesday. “The negotiators failed to finalise and agree a draft of additional measures to control the effective ceasefire,” the press service said. “Ukraine’s […]

Several persons detained in anti-corruption fight – acting DPR Head
18:11, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic law-enforcement bodies have arrested a number of persons on suspicion of involvement in corruption, acting DPR Head Denis Pushilin said at a meeting with business people in the DPR capital on Tuesday. “We already note changes in the approach to the operation of the Tax and Revenue […]

Pushilin takes part in meeting marking 2nd anniversary of DPR Hero Arsen Pavlov’s death
18:09, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Donetsk has marked the 2nd anniversary of the tragic death of Donetsk People’s Republic Hero, first commander of Separate Reconnaissance Battalion Sparta Arsen Pavlov (call sign Motorola), acting DPR Head Denis Pushilin’s website reported. “On September 16, acting DPR Head Denis Pushilin took part in a meeting marking the fourth […]

Eight garages, two vehicles damaged as Ukrainian forces shell Gorlovka – JCCC
13:33, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled the Golmovskiy settlement in northern Gorlovka on Monday evening damaging eight garages and two vehicles, Donetsk People’s Republic representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said. “Eight garages and two vehicles were damaged at the garage cooperative located at 20a Zagorodnaya Street, Golmovskiy […]

DPR’s Pushilin announces 10 percent public sector payrise
13:04, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Acting Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin said that wages in the DPR public sector would increase by 10 percent starting November 1. “It is realistic to raise public sector workers’ wages by 10 percent as early as  November 1. The decision has already been made,” Pushilin said. […]

Russian Investigative Committee files two criminal cases over DPR shelling by Kiev forces on November 12 and 14
11:40, October 16, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Russia’s Investigative Committee opened two criminal cases over Ukrainian servicemen’s strikes at Donetsk on October 12 and the Shakhty 6/7 settlement in the outskirts of Gorlovka on October 14. “The Investigative Committee opened criminal cases under Article 356, Part 1 of the Russian Federation Criminal Code (abuse of civilians and […]

Every 10th DPR resident is member of Donetsk Republic social movement
20:05, October 15, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. The DPR major social movement Donetsk Republic has gathered 204,000 activists, the organization said. “The number of our members is 204,096. New people have been joining during the month, and it makes us happy. Together only we can make the Republic a flourishing state.” As of October 2, the State […]

Sparta battalion granted elite Guards status by Pushilin’s decree
15:00, October 15, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. DPR Interim Head Denis Pushilin has awarded Guards status to the Sparta separate reconnaissance battalion named after Arsen Pavlov. The document published on the Republic’s official website says that “with the purpose of preserving historical traditions, upbringing servicemen in the spirit of devotion to their Fatherland and loyalty to military […]

DPR recognizes Russian courts decisions on civil acts registry
14:34, October 15, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. DPR has recognized Russian courts decisions concerning civil acts registration. DPR Interim Head Denis Pushilin has signed today a decree to recognize and execute on the DPR territory the decisions of Russian courts in the sphere of civil acts registration within the limits set by the DPR regulations concerning civil acts […]

JCCC: Kiev forces fire 4.8 tons of ammo targeting DPR this week
13:44, October 15, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 159 times in the past week, firing over 1,478 rounds, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “From October 8 to October 14, the enemy violated the ceasefire 159 times firing 1,478 rounds, or 4.8 tons or 97 […]

DPR Air Defense brings down Ukrainian UAV in Republic’s south
13:14, October 15, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. The DPR Air Defense has downed a Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicle over the Republic’s southern areas, said the head of the DPR People’s Militia command press service Daniil Bezsonov. “Ukrainian fighters ignore the Minsk Agreements banning the usage of UAV, and use drones with reconnaissance purposes or to attack DPR […]

Opinion: Pushilin’s election win to boost economy and social guarantees
12:25, October 15, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. If the DPR Interim Head Denis Pushilin wins the upcoming election, the Republic’s residents shall have a wider range of social guarantees, said the head of Telmanovo district Alexander Sursyakov. “I fully support the participation of Denis Pushilin in the election. I consider him the strongest candidate, able to lead […]

JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with over 75 rounds in 24 hours
10:54, October 15, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 15 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended 78 rounds targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Ukrainian armed forces fired 78 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is 17″. Rounds under 12.7mm are not included in daily reports […]

★ Convict killed in Gorlovka as Kiev shells the township
15:01, October 14, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 14 – DAN. A convict has sustained wounds incompatible with life as the result of Kiev’s shelling of penal colony No.57 outside Gorlovka, local authorities said. Ukrainian army carried out strikes on the township Shakhty 6/7 in Gorlovka today where the penal colony is located. A convict sustained injury to his chest incompatible […]

Opinion: Pushilin proved to be strong professional by his work in People’s Council and Minsk Group
17:45, October 13, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. DPR Interim Head Denis Pushilin has proved to be a strong professional by his work in the People’s Council and the Minsk Contact Group, said the head of the Torez branch of the Donetsk Republic social movement Andrei Bedilo. “We have seen Pushilin’s work at an international arena and in […]

Over 400 polling stations to open on November 11
18:06, October 12, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. The DPR Central Election Committee has approved 408 polling stations to open on the elections day, November 11, said Olga Pozdnyakova. “Today the commission has adopted a regulation on establishment of 408 polling stations across the Republic.” Of those, 152 are located in Donetsk, 65 – in Makeyevka, 45 in […]

DPR settles RUR 75 mln outstanding salaries for 2018
14:19, October 12, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. The DPR has paid the 2018 outstanding arrears of its residents worth 75 million rubles in total, said the State Labor Law Inspection head Sergey Chernobrivets. “The employees have covered 75 million rubles of outstanding salaries following the legitimate demands of regulations issued by labor inspectors (covering 36 mln rubles) […]