22 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in DPR over 24 hours – Health Ministry
11:40, July 07, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 7 – DAN. Twenty-two new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, DPR medics have diagnosed 22 new COVID-19 cases,” the report said. “Eleven people have recovered from the coronavirus infection […]

Ukrainian army fires 70 artillery, mortar rounds at DPR over 24 hours – JCCC
11:26, July 07, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 7 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire four times over the past 24 hours firing nearly 70 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory on the Gorlovka axis,  the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed […]

DPR reopens Yelenovka crossing point outside Donetsk
11:08, July 07, 2020

Yelenovka, Jul 7 – DAN. The Yelenovka crossing point south of Donetsk resumed operation on Tuesday after a nine-day pause. The two-way passage will be available from 9:00 to 18:00 on Tuesday. Under Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin’s decree, the COVID-19 Crisis Headquarters will decide on the next days of operation. At present, some […]

Morozova calls for caution while crossing the contact line due to COVID-19 threat
18:30, July 06, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 6 – DAN. Crossing the line of contact in an unstable epidemiological situation requires caution, said DPR Ombudswoman Daria Morozova. Donetsk People’s Republic authorities will re-open the Yelenovka crossing point south of Donetsk for crossing the contact for entry and exit on July 7, the HQ for prevention of the COVID-19 spread said […]

DPR re-opens Yelenovka crossing point on July 7
17:17, July 06, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 6 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic authorities will re-open the Yelenovka crossing point south of Donetsk for crossing the contact for entry and exit on July 7, the HQ for prevention of the COVID-19 spread said. To enter the DPR, travelers must be granted clearance from the HQ; for exit they must have […]

DPR apprehends previously exchanged criminal charged with terrorism and other felonies
14:50, July 06, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 6 – DAN. DPR police has apprehended on suspicion of terrorism a Donetsk resident who had previously been exchanged with Ukraine and illegally returned to the Republic, the Interior Ministry said. “Police has detained a 29-year-old Grigoriy Sinchenko charged with a number of felonies committed in the DPR,” the report reads. Sinchenko was […]

Three thousand customers without water following Ukrainian shelling
12:04, July 06, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 6 – DAN. More than three thousand customers in the Gorlovka township of Komsomolets remain without water supply as a result of Ukrainian shellfire, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “A water duct in Komsomolets was damaged at 6.30 a.m., more than three thousand customers remain […]

Ukrainian army fires 100 rounds at northern DPR, interrupts power supply
11:13, July 06, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 6 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired hundred rounds at the DPR on Monday night interrupting power supply on the Gorlovka direction, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “The fire continued into the night, the enemy used artillery and mortars, firing the total of 100 rounds, 16 […]

SBU plans to detain DPR school graduates coming to Ukraine to study
19:23, July 03, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 3 – DAN. Donbass graduates travelling to Ukraine in hope to enroll in its universities for free may end up in prison instead, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Ukrainian free higher education program for Donbass residents is run by the Security Service (SBU) members who also curate Waiting for You […]

DPR reports 17 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hours
14:22, July 03, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 3 – DAN. DPR has registered 17 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases raises to 1,211, the Ministry of Health said. “The Ministry of Health reports that tests revealed 17 cases of COVID-19 in the DPR in the past 24 hours.” Overall, 75 patients have died, 533 have […]

Gorlovka civilian woman killed by Ukrainian shellfire
14:10, July 03, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 3 – DAN. A civilian woman was killed in northern Gorlovka on Friday as a result of Ukrainian shellfire, the People’s Militia HQ said. “One of the mortar rounds fired from the 137th battalion 35 marine brigade positions hit a yard of a residential house killing a woman born in 1940.” Earlier reports […]

Ukrainian army violates ceasefire three times over 24 hours – JCCC
14:09, July 03, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 3 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire three times within 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “The number of ceasefire violations recorded in the past 24 hours is three. The total number of rounds fired is 17.” Alexandrovka, Shakhta Trudovskaya, Alexandrovka and Vasilyevka […]

Kiev forces shell Donetsk outskirts and water duct – JCCC
14:08, July 03, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 3 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired 90 rounds targeting Donetsk on Friday morning, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. The JCCC said that shelling began at 5.20 a.m. and lasted until 6.46 a.m.  The total number of shells fired is 79 mortar rounds and seven grenade […]

Donbass Post to issue stamp commemorating outstanding German composer
15:53, July 02, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 2 – DAN. The Donbass Post state-owned enterprise will issue postage stamps devoted to Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky, valuable exhibits at DPR museums and outstanding German composer Ludwig van Beethoven, Donbass Post representatives announced at a press conference at the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “In 2021, we plan to issue stamps devoted […]

Stalin stamp tops 218 postage stamps issued in DPR over five years – Donbass Post
15:53, July 02, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 2- DAN. Donbass Post has issued more than 200 stamps with various themes since the start of operation five years ago, specialist of the state-owned enterprise stamp collecting department Valeria Sinitsyna said at a press conference at the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “As of now, the Republic’s Postal Service has issued 218 […]

DPR hotline takes 340,000 calls over Russian citizenship since 2019
15:46, July 02, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 2 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic mobile operator call centre took more than 340,000 calls from residents over Russian citizenship in a year, the Republic’s Communications Ministry reported on Thursday. “Dozens of our operators have been consulting citizens over Russian citizenship every day for a year,” the Ministry said. “The number of […]

First group of DPR residents to get Russian passports after 3-month break
13:22, July 02, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 2 – DAN. Some 1,000 Donetsk People’s Republic residents left for Russia’s Rostov region on Thursday to collect their Russian passports as cross-border traffic resumed after the easing of COVID-19 lockdown measures, the DPR Transport Ministry press service told the Donetsk News Agency. “The DPR Transport Ministry resumed the work to arrange special […]

DPR sees record number of recovered COVID-19 patients over 24 hours – Health Ministry
10:38, July 02, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 2 – DAN. One hundred and thirty-one people in the Donetsk People’s Republic have recovered from the coronavirus infection over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, DPR medics have diagnosed 28 new COVID-19 cases,” the report said. “As many as 131 patients have […]

Ukrainian forces increase strikes at DPR by 12 times over 24 hours – JCCC
10:28, July 02, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 2 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire seven times over the past 24 hours firing 125 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory,  the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire […]

DPR People’s Militia destroys two dozen Ukrainian UAVs in 2020
16:57, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 1 – DAN. DPR People’s Militia has destroyed 23 Ukrainian UAVs since the beginning of the year, the Republic’s Defensr HQ said. “DPR People’s Militia has destroyed 23 Ukrainian UAVs since the beginning of the year,” the report reads. The People’s Militia uses OSA anti-aircraft missile systems modernized by Republican engineers, and Terrikon […]