DPR investigates over 500 criminal cases on Ukrainian war crimes
13:27, June 14, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 14 – DAN. DPR Prosecutor General’s Office is investigating 509 criminal cases on war crimes committed by Ukrainian forces against Donbass civilians. “The number of criminal cases on war crimes committed by Ukrainian forces against Donbass civilians is growing daily. Currently 2,399 episodes within 509 cases are under investigaton,” the Office’s report reads. […]

Russia issues first passports to DPR residents
13:02, June 14, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 14 – DAN. Russia have begun issuing passports to DPR residents today, DAN correspondent reports from Pokrovskoye in the Rostov Region where IDs are being issued. First group of DPR residents have arrived earlier today to Pokrovskoye and are receiving passports at the migration center of the Russian Interior Ministry for Neklinovskiy district. […]

Three residential houses damaged by Ukrainian shelling in western Donetsk
11:01, June 14, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 14 – DAN. Three houses in Shakhta Trudovskaya west of Donetsk have been damaged by Ukrainian mortar fire, the DPR Mission to the JCCC said. “At 5.30 a.m. Ukrainian armed formations opened fire from the direction of Maryinka on Trudovskiye with 82mm mortars. Three houses have been damaged,” the report reads. The damaged […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 14 times in 24 hours
10:27, June 14, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 14 – DAN. The Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 14 times in the past 24 hours, firing nearly 100 rounds, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Over the past 24 hours the enemy violated the ceasefire 14 times firing 94 shells,” Yakubov said. Donetsk airport, […]

First group of DPR residents set off for Russia to receive passports
8:38, June 14, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 14 – DAN. Thirty four DPR residents have left for the Rostov region in Russia to receive Russian passports, said the head of the DPR Migration Service of the Interior Ministry Vladimir Krasnoschekov. “Today, 34 people are going. This is the first trip of the kind ad we plan to take people to […]

Ukrainian army plans to derail June 19 Minsk talks: DPR intelligence
20:16, June 13, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 13 – DAN. The Ukrainian army Centre for Information and Psychological Operations is preparing an action to foil the Donbass peace talks, Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Thursday citing intelligence reports. “Our intelligence obtained information that the Ukrainian army Centre for Information and Psychological Operations was preparing […]

Ukrainian strike causes Vasilyevka pumping station power outage – JCCC
18:18, June 13, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 13 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations fired anti-tank missiles at the Yuzhonobasskiy water duct 1st level pumping station on Thursday afternoon, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “At 15:20, Ukrainian forces shelled the 1st level Vasilyevka pumping station using anti-tank missiles,” the report said. The […]

DPR plans large increase in pensions, public sector and civil service wages – Pushilin
11:08, June 13, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 13 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic is planning to significantly increase pensions and wages of public sector employees and civil servants, DPR Head Denis Pushilin told the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “The Republic plans to increase public sector and civil service wages by 35 percent and pensions by 25 percent starting […]

Ukrainian forces shell Dokuchayevsk, southern DPR with mortars, 152mm artillery
10:34, June 13, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 13 – Ukrainian armed formations opened fire at Dokuchayevsk and southern areas of the Donetsk People’s Republic with mortars and artillery pieces on Thursday morning, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “From 06:00 to 06:40, the JCCC recorded strikes by Ukrainian armed formations positioned in Novotroitskoye and […]

DPR refutes Ukraine’s alleged advance in Maryinka
19:31, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. Ukrainian statements on capturing territory west of Donetsk are not true, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Reports saying that Ukrainian armed formations have intensified helling are true, I confirm. Reports o their advance to Maryinka are not true.” DPR People’s Militia are keeping their positions. Earlier Ukraine […]

Russia is Our Choice: rally on Russia Day joins 40 thousand in central Donetsk
19:22, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. Nearly 40,000 people gathered in central Donetsk for Russia Day celebration, said DPR correspondent. People are carrying Russian flags and many were taking photos with a man-size mock-up of a Russian passport installed in the Pervomaisk square as a nationwide campaign of collecting and filing documents for Russian citizenship is […]

ICRC and DPR Ombudsperson’s Office discuss missing persons search mechanism
18:43, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. DPR Ombudsperson’s Office met the representatives of the ICRC in Donetsk to discuss mechanism of missing persons search. “Senior staff of Ombudsperson’s Office have held a working meeting with the representatives of the ICRC to discuss mechanism of missing persons search,” Ombudsperson’s Office said in a press statement. Special attention […]

Kiev forces fire 100 mortar rounds in 24 hours
17:38, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. Ukrainian army launched over a hundred of 120 mm and 82 mm rounds targeting DPR in the past 24 hours, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “In the past 24 hours the enemy fired 103 rounds, 42 of them were of 120 mm caliber.” Shelling incidents were recorded […]

Kiev forces shell Zaitsevo, house on fire
15:30, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations shelled Zaitsevo north of Gorlovka, local administration head Ivan Prikhodko said. “A house is burning on 6 Obrucheva street as a result of direct hit by a projectile,” he said. Preliminary reports say that there are no casualties. The DPR mission to the JCCC has dispatched a […]

Pushilin says Russian support makes DPR confident in its future
13:14, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. DPR Head Denis Pushilin has congratulated the DPR residents on the occasion of the Russia Day holiday. “We are proud that Russia is a reliable partner of the DPR. We are grateful to Russian for its help, cooperation and widening integration. We value it, as our cultural, humanitarian and economic […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 12 times in 24 hours
10:16, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. The Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 12 times in the past 24 hours, firing 367 rounds, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Over the past 24 hours the enemy violated the ceasefire 12 times firing 367 shells,” Yakubov said. Yasinovataya, Vasilyevka, Mineralnoye, […]

DPR to pattern State Standard System after Russian model
0:51, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic parliament committee on industry and trade met in the Republic’s capital on Tuesday to review the legal aspects of standardisation and technical regulation. The meeting was attended by DPR parliament speaker Vladimir Bidyovka, committee chairman Sergey Chuchin, Donetsk Standardisation, Metrology and Certification Research and Production Centre […]

DPR, LPR top football clubs to play each other for first time at Donbass tournament
0:50, June 12, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 12 – DAN. A unified football tournament between the Donbass Republics’ leading clubs kicks off in Donetsk on June 15, the Donetsk People’s Republic Football Union press service reported on Tuesday. “Donbass League matches begin on Saturday at the first ever unified tournament involving the best teams of the DPR and the LPR,” […]

Donetsk medics new stroke medication project yields first good results
19:46, June 11, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 11 – DAN. Donetsk’s Husak Institute of Urgent and Restorative Surgery reported the first successful results in the development of a new ischaemic stroke drug, Experimental Surgery Department head Dmitry Filimonov told the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “In 2016, we launched a new large project to develop ischaemic stroke medication,” Filimonov said. […]

Donetsk Restorative Surgery Institute to launch new cardiac facility – minister
19:43, June 11, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 11 – DAN. The Husak Urgent and Restorative Surgery Institute (INVKh) will have a new cardiac centre, Donetsk People’s Republic Health Care Minister Olga Dolgoshapko said at the celebrations at the Slavic Culture Centre on Tuesday marking the 90th anniversary of the Institute. “The INVKh plans for the near future include tomography rooms […]