DPR head signs decree to extend Donbass reunification humanitarian programme into 2018
16:52, February 06, 2018

DPR has been implementing the humanitarian programme since February 2017

Ukrainian parliament’s refusal to revoke Donbass ‘reintegration’ law was expected – Pushilin
16:34, February 06, 2018

Verkhovnaya Rada turned down the Opposition’s resolution on abolishing the law on Tuesday

Donbass Markets state-owned enterprise takes charge of 114 DPR trade floors since April 2016
12:40, February 06, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. One hundred and fourteen markets across the Donetsk People’s Republic have come under control of Donbass Markets state-owned enterprise since April 2016, enterprise director Dmitriy Khorunzhiy told Donetsk News Agency. “The transfer of markets into state ownership began in April 2016; 114 trade floors have come under government control since,” […]

DPR markets cut leasing rates two-fold after transfer into state ownership
12:34, February 06, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. DPR business people began to pay twice as less for leasing space at markets across the Republic after the introduction of government control, Donbass Markets state-owned enterprise director Dmitriy Khorunzhiy told Donetsk News Agency. “An analysis of point of sale lease contract rates at the markets run by the Donbass […]

Ukrainian forces fire 440 rounds of ammunition at DPR over past 24 hours – JCCC
11:35, February 06, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. Ukrainian army units fired 440 rounds of ammunition at DPR frontline areas over the past 24 hours, head of DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Tuesday. “Overall, Ukrainian army units expended 440 rounds of ammunition firing at DPR territory,” Yakubov said. Settlements […]

DPR urges West to influence Ukraine, prevent new Donbass war
21:13, February 05, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic has urged Kiev not to unleash a new big war in Donbass, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin stated on Monday. “In the face of armed aggression planned by the Ukrainian command we ask the international community to call upon Ukraine in the person of […]

Kiev preparing spring blitzkrieg in Donbass, Donetsk says
21:04, February 05, 2018

Ukrainian armed forces are planning to defeat DPR and reach the border with the Russian Federation

Donbass Post launches production of powder detergent under private label
18:58, February 05, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Dash, a powder detergent produced under the Donbass Post state-owned company private label at now on sale at post offices across the Republic, the company press service told Donetsk News Agency on Monday. “The washing powder became the first product manufactured under Donbass Post label. It features convenient pack, emphatically […]

Yuzhodonbasskiy Water Duct transformer repairs underway outside Yasinovataya
18:13, February 05, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Voda Donbassa company launched repairs of a Yuzhodonbasskiy Water Duct transformer outside Yasinovataya damaged by Ukrainian forces fire on 26 January, a company representative told Donetsk News Agency on Monday. “Repairs are ongoing. We have all the necessary materials, including oil. The repair teams began to work as both sides […]

Electromagnetic warfare staff errors lose Ukrainian paratroopers two UAVs – Basurin
17:29, February 05, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Poor coordination between Ukrainian army units lost them two unmanned aerial vehicles in Donbass, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Monday. “25th separate paratrooper brigade led by Zenchenko lost two UAVs which were put out of order by EW unit “specialists” under command of Sinozhinskiy,” Basurin said. […]

Phoenix mobile operator has nearly 930,000 customers – DPR ministry
15:47, February 05, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Nearly 930,000 people have become customers of DPR’s mobile operator Phoenix, the Republic’s Communications Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency on Monday. “As of today, DPR mobile operator Phoenix has 929,637 customers,” a press service representative said. “Two hundred and eighty thousand people joined the domestic operator since the […]

Fair Help to send 20 seriously ill DPR children to Russia for treatment on 6 February
13:44, February 05, 2018

Donetsk, Aug 5 – DAN. The international public organisation Fair Help plans to send on 6 February 20 seriously ill DPR children to the Russian Federation for treatment, spokeswoman for Fair Help Donetsk office Tatyana Svetlichnaya told Donetsk News Agency on Monday. “Tomorrow, we plan to send children to Russia for treatment. The group incudes […]

Ukrainian army fires 670 rounds of ammunition at DPR over 24 hours – JCCC
13:32, February 05, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Ukrainian army units fired some 670 rounds of ammunition at DPR frontline areas over the past 24 hours, head of DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said on Monday. “Overall, Ukrainian army units expended 667 rounds of ammunition firing at DPR territory,” Yakubov […]

Kiev forces fire at Donetsk Water Treatment Plant area, personnel takes shelter – DPR Command
16:35, February 02, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 2 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled Donetsk Water Treatment Plant area on Friday afternoon, DPR Operations Command said. “Today, at 3:15 p.m., Ukrainian forces shelled Donetsk Water Treatment plant; the personnel was evacuated to a bomb shelter,” it said. The facility was shelled with 15 82mm mortar rounds; Ukrainian forces also used grenade […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire more than 50 times over week – Basurin
15:19, February 02, 2018

Fifteen frontline settlements came under Kiev's army units fire

Kiev refuses to discuss ‘reintegration’ law in Minsk until it comes into force – Pushilin
14:33, February 02, 2018

The law implies ‘reintegration’ of Donbass should be accomplished by force

DPR medics provide humanitarian assistance to 700 residents of Kiev-held areas in January
13:47, February 02, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 2 – DAN. DPR medics have provided assistance to nearly 700 residents of Kiev-held areas of Donetsk region under the Donbass people reunification humanitarian programme this year, the Republic’s Health Care Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency on Friday. “As of 1 February 2018, 690 patients living in Kiev-controlled territory of Donetsk […]

Two high-rise apartment houses damaged as DPR Defence Ministry comes under fire
13:12, February 02, 2018

Grenade launcher attack took place on Thursday evening

DPR hopes for new prisoner exchange in February
12:46, February 02, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 2 – DAN. Donbass and Ukraine might exchange detainers in February, DPR envoy to Minsk talks Denis Pushilin told reporters on Friday. “Preparations for the December 2017 prisoner exchange lasted a whole year ,” Pushilin said. “According to our intentions, we’d like the new prisoner swap to take place in February. We don’t […]

Unidentified assailants fire grenade launcher at DPR Defence Ministry building
9:30, February 02, 2018

Donetsk, Feb 2 – DAN. Unidentified assailants on Thursday evening fired a grenade launcher at the DPR Defence Ministry building in central Donetsk, DPR Operations Command reported. “A grenade launcher round was fired at the DPR Defence Ministry building at 7:00 p.m.; there were no casualties,” it said. DPR Operations Command called the attack an […]