DPR Prosecutor General’s office to reward informants on Kiev crimes against civilians
15:51, October 16, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. DPR law enforcement authorities will reward those who inform DPR of crimes committed against civilians in Kiev-controlled territories, said the DPR Prosecutor General’s Office spokeswoman Olga Chernogor. Earlier in the day, the DPR Prosecutor General’s Office announced the launch of phone hotline aimed to provide legal aid to residents of […]

Ukrainian army fires over 100 rounds at DPR over 24 hours
15:25, October 16, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 16 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired over 100 artillery and mortar rounds at DPR frontline areas over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Monday. “On Donetsk axis, the enemy used tank guns, mortars, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, grenade launchers and small arms. Kiev forces fired 10 […]

Internet access issues affect 20pc DPR users, providers must switch to local channels
11:57, October 16, 2017

Currently there are two large cache services in operation in DPR

DPR youth to take part in WFYS in Sochi, to meet world-renowned writers and journalists
20:59, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. Members of DPR Young Republic Organization and representatives of the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Tourism shall take part in the World Festival of Youth and Students in Sochi, the press secretary of the organization Evgenia Pagu told DAN. “We are going to the WFYS in Sochi for the first […]

DPR Command: Ukrainian forces fire almost 720 rounds at DPR over week
15:59, October 13, 2017

The enemy targeted 25 frontline townships in DPR, damaging 13 households

Three people killed, two wounded by Kiev’s shelling in a week
15:56, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. Three people have been killed, two wounded by Kiev’s shelling this week, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “As Zaitsevo (north of Gorlovka) came under fire, a civilian has been killed. Two soldiers have been killed, two injured, while on duty defending the Republic,” he said. […]

DPR reports two Ukrainian UAVs shot down in a week
15:46, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. DPR Armed Forces have downed two Ukrainian improvised combat UAVs this week, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin. “To adjust artillery fire, Ukrainian forces resort to UAVs; some of them have been upgraded in field conditions to be equipped with weapons. This week two such drones were downed […]

Law on Donbass status opens room for discussion, doesn’t settle all issues – Pushilin
14:03, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. Kiev’s prolongation of the Donbass special status law provides grounds for discussions but does not eliminate the existing contradictions, said DPR envoy to the negotiations Denis Pushilin. “The adopted law opens room for discussions, but does not eliminate the existing contradictions between Ukraine and us. I doubt it can somehow […]

DPR to raise the issue of Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct shelling at meeting in Minsk
13:45, October 13, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 13 – DAN. DPR will raise the issue of Kiev forces’ shelling of Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct in Minsk on October 18, said DPR envoy to the negotiations Denis Pushilin. “All issues connected to water, are very serious. We alsways discuss it and we will discuss it at the next meeting,” he said commenting […]

OSCE denies, then confirms monitors’ car collision with Ukrainian army vehicle
19:28, October 12, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. OSCE Special Monitoring Mission gave contradicting comments on the reported car accident involving OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug’s motorcade and a Ukrainian army vehicle in Avdeyevka area. DPR representatives at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination said on Thursday afternoon that a SUV in Hug’s motorcade […]

DPR militiaman killed in shelling by Ukrainian forces over past 24 hours
18:35, October 12, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. A DPR militiaman was killed in shelling by Ukrainian forces over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Thursday. “A DPR armed forces serviceman was killed in performance of his duty,” Basurin said. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 24 times over the past 24 […]

DPR education official hands in first ever finance card to 24 students
18:26, October 12, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. DPR’s first ever finance cards were handed to students in Donetsk on Thursday.The Republic’s Education and Science Minister Larisa Polyakova and Central Republican Bank Deputy Governor Anatoly Gorlov took part in the ceremony held in Donetsk National Technical University conference hall. “The student community initiated the project two years ago. […]

DPR offers gynaecological surgery to women from Kiev-held Donbass areas 
12:43, October 12, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 12- DAN. The obstetric aid section of the Donbass people reunification humanitarian programme has expanded to include gynaecology, DPR Health Care Ministry said on Thursday. “Due to a large number of requests from women coming over to DPR from Kiev-controlled territory for gynaecological care, the humanitarian programme obstetric aid section now covers gynaecological […]

125,000 people receive DPR passports – Migration Service
11:20, October 12, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin on February 19, 2017 signed a decree validating identification documents issued by the Donetsk

★ Ukrainian missile artillery shells DPR for first time during ‘school ceasefire’ – DPR Command
11:13, October 12, 2017

The previous Ukrainian MLRS strike at DPR territory was recorded on 22 August

Ukrainian army fires over 170 rounds at DPR over 24 hours – DPR Operations Command
15:10, October 11, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 11 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired 172 artillery and mortar rounds at DPR frontline areas over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Wednesday. “On Donetsk axis, the enemy used tank guns (20 rounds fired), fired 71 120mm mortar rounds and 54 82mm mortar rounds on Donetsk […]

DPR soldier killed, another injured by Kiev’s shelling
15:00, October 11, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 11 – DAN. A DPR serviceman was killed, another injured yesterday by Kiev’s shelling, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin. “A servicemen was killed, another injured defending the Republic,” he said. The Ukrainian side violated the ceasefire 51 times over the last 24 hours, firing 172 mortar and artillery rouns at […]

DPR passports issued to over 700 foreigners
12:39, October 11, 2017

DPR began issuing its passports on March 16, 2016

OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Alexander Hug to visit Donetsk and Yasinovataya
12:32, October 11, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 11 – DAN. OSCE Special Monitoring Mission Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug plans to visit western outskirts of Donetsk and Yasinovataya area on October 12, a well-informed source told Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “Preliminary, Alexander Hug’s visit is scheduled for 12 October. Hug plans to monitor the situation in Petrovskiy district […]

JCCC brokers truce for vital facilities repairs in Donetsk area
18:23, October 10, 2017

Donetsk, Oct 10 – DAN. Russian army representatives at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) helped negotiate a ceasefire for the period of repairs of key infrastructure facilities in the contact line area outside Yasinovataya and in the town of Dokuchayevsk, a DPR military source told Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “The Donetsk […]