Elderly woman wounded in Gorlovka shelling – Prikhodko
10:38, December 06, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 6 – DAN. A civilian was wounded in northern Gorlovka’s Zaitsevo neighbourhood in shelling by Ukrainian forces, town administration head Ivan Prikhodko said. “Yesterday, at around 18:00, Lidia Kravets, 85, was wounded in the arm at 14 Krasniy Partizan Street in Zaitsevo,” Prikhodko said. The victim sustained a shrapnel wound as a grenade […]

DPR to increase bus frequency on routes to Russian towns during New Year holidays
18:29, December 05, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 5 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic will increase bus frequency on routes to Russian towns during the New Year holidays, the Republic’s Transport Ministry press service told the Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. Due to the growing demand for trips outside the DPR during the New Year holidays, the Transport Ministry Passenger […]

Donetsk promises New Year disco, fireworks to city residents, guests
16:27, December 05, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 5 – DAN. A national New Year Magic disco and fireworks will be arranged in Donetsk’s central square for city residents and guests on December 31, city administration officials told the Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. “The traditional national disco New Year Magic with games, quizzes and outdoor dances to well-known hits, as […]

DPR ready to help implement ICRC plan to pay Ukrainian pensions to Donbass residents – Tolstykina
15:55, December 05, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 5 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic authorities are ready to provide comprehensive assistance in implementing the International Committee of the Red Cross plan to pay pensions to Donbass low mobility residents, DPR Labour and Social Policy Minister Larisa Tolstykina said on Wednesday. “I believe that the possibility that Ukraine would agree to the […]

Russian libraries donate 22,000 books to DPR in a year – Culture Ministry
14:54, December 05, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 5 – DAN. Russian libraries donated some 22,000 books to Donetsk People’s Republic peer institutions in a year, the DPR Culture Ministry press service told the Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. “Russian libraries passed 21,789 books to DPR libraries over a year,” the press service said. The donated books which include fiction, textbooks […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 22 times over 24 hours, fire 94 rounds at DPR – JCCC
12:54, December 05, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 5 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 22 times over the past 24 hours firing 94 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic, head of the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Wednesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian army units violated […]

DPR envoy in Minsk urges Kiev to confirm readiness for December 27 prisoner exchange
20:05, December 04, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 4 – DAN. Ukraine should abandon the manipulation of detainee lists at the Minsk talks and agree to exchange prisoners under the “all verified for all verified” formula on December 27, Donetsk People’s Republic envoy to the Contact Group, DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova said on Tuesday. “We offered Kiev to complete the […]

DPR government to stabilise essential products prices – Martynov
18:44, December 04, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 4 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic authorities will stabilise essential goods prices by yearend, DPR deputy prime minister Igor Martynov told reporters on Tuesday. “Today, the Cabinet discussed an acute problem: an increase in prices of essential products,” Martynov said. “As of today, we’ve worked out a concept to stabilise prices before the […]

DPR reps at Minsk talks offer Ukraine to exchange prisoners on December 27 – Morozova
18:05, December 04, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 4 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic representatives at the Contact Group humanitarian subgroup meeting in Minsk offered Ukraine to exchange prisoners on December 27, DPR ombudswoman Darya Morozova said on Tuesday. “Today, at the meeting of the humanitarian subgroup in Minsk, the DPR officially proposed to Ukraine to carry out prisoner exchange under […]

DPR produces 7.3 mln tons of coal in 2018 – Ministry
17:17, December 04, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 4 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic coalmines have produced more than seven million tons of coal since the beginning of this year exceeding the annual output target by 14.5 percent, the Republic’s Coal and Energy Ministry press service said on Tuesday. In January through November 2018, the Republic’s coal-mining companies of all […]

DPR provides medical assistance to 3,000 residents of Kiev-controlled Donbass areas in 2018
16:35, December 04, 2018

Donetsk,  Dec 4 – DAN. Medics of the Donetsk Regional Clinical Territorial Medical Association (DoKTMO) have provided assistance to more than 3,000 residents of Kiev-controlled areas of the Donetsk region under the aegis of the Donbass people reunification humanitarian programme since the beginning of this year, the Donetsk People’s Republic Health Care Ministry press service […]

Poroshenko’s visit to Donbass might heighten tensions – DPR People’s Militia
14:08, December 04, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 4 – DAN. Ukrainian President Petr Poroshenko plans to visit Donbass on December 6, Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia spokesman Daniil Bezsonov said on Tuesday citing intelligence reports. “According to our information, chief Ukrainian oligarch Poroshenko is expected to visit the Joint Forces Operation zone on December 6,” Bezsonov said. “The Ukrainian business […]

Ukrainian forces shell Yasinovataya with mortars – JCCC
13:33, December 04, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 4 – DAN. Ukrainian army units opened mortar fire at Yasinovataya on Tuesday afternoon, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported. “Ukrainian forces delivered a strike at Yasinovatya from Avdeyevka which was recorded at 12:25. The enemy fired two 82mm mortar rounds,” the JCCC said. […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 17 times over 24 hours, fire 193 rounds at DPR – JCCC
12:25, December 04, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 4 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 17 times over the past 24 hours firing 193 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, head of the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian army violated […]

DPR Head nominates all ministers of the Government
16:37, December 03, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 3 – DAN. The DPR Head Denis Pushilin has nominated all the ministers of the DPR Government. Earlier, Pushilin approved nominations of DPR deputy PMs and key ministers: Igor Martynov, Vladimir Antonov and Tatyana Pereverzeva were appointed as deputy chairpersons of the government. Vladimir Pavlenko was named the Minister of State Security; Alexey […]

Basurin says Kiev prepares missile airstrike on DPR, LPR
16:16, December 03, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 3 – DAN. The DPR People’s Militia intelligence has obtained data on several options of an assault against Donbass Ukrainian army deliberates. “Our Intelligence received reliable data on several assault plans prepared by Western curators together with the Ukrainian command,” said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. As part of the planned […]

Kiev utilizes Western mainstream media for informational support of NATO forces in Donbass
14:49, December 03, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 3 – DAN. The DPR People’s Militia intelligence has reported the arrival of Western mainstream media journalist to Mariupol tasked with creating fake news to support sending in NATO contingent to Donbass, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “As Ukrainian terrorists plot a bloody provocation on the Mariupol axis, our intelligence […]

United Donbass foundation allocates 55 mln rubles to disabled people in 2018
13:02, December 03, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 3 – DAN. The United Donbass foundation has allocated 55 million rubles in aid to people with disabilities, the foundation’s press service said. “Since the beginning of 2018, the Foundation approved 1,343 applications from the DPR and Kiev-controlled territories for the total of 55,000,300 rubles in the categories of 1,2-degree disabilities, war invalids […]

JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with over 180 rounds in 24 hours
10:13, December 03, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 3 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended over 180 shells targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, violating the ceasefire 18 times, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Ukrainian armed forces fired 184 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is 18 he said. He […]

DPR Head Denis Pushilin appoints key ministers and deputy PMs
0:58, December 02, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 1 – DAN. DPR Head Denis Pushilin has approved nominations of DPR deputy PMs and ministers of foreign affairs, justice, emergencies, state security and internal affairs, all of them were previously occupying offices as acting ministers. Igor Martynov, Vladimir Antonov and Tatyana Pereverzeva were appointed as deputy chairpersons of the government. Vladimir Pavlenko […]