DPR Command: Ukrainian army intensifies reconnaissance in southern sectors of front
14:45, January 05, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 5 – DAN. Kiev forces have intensified aerial reconnaissance using UAVs on the Mariupol axis, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin. “The enemy has intensified aerial reconnaissance using UAVs and reconnaissance groups in the vicinity of Mariupol, the area of responsibility of the 59th separate motorized infantry brigade.” Basurin said, citing […]

Ukrainian army violates the ‘new year ceasefire’ almost 40 times
14:23, January 05, 2018

Kiev forces shelled 12 townships with mortars, infantry fighting vehicles guns, grenade launchers

DPR sportsmen win over 1,600 medals in Russian championships in 2017
14:08, January 05, 2018

Karate sportsmen and athletes won the majority of the medals

Ukrainian forces expend over 100 rounds firing at DPR in 24 hours
12:01, January 05, 2018

Yesterday, the Ukrainian army expended 23 rounds shelling the DPR

DPR’s TB incidence down 21 percent from pre-war period
14:23, January 04, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 4 – DAN. DPR’s tuberculosis incidence decreased by 21 percent in 2017 from pre-war period, the Republic’s Health Care Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency. “DPR achieved a decrease in the incidence of socially significant diseases in 2017, the TB rate fell by 21 percent, while TB-related mortality rate, compared with pre-war […]

Ukrainian forces open fire in Maryinka crossing point area despite presence of civilians – Basurin
13:58, January 04, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 4 – DAN. Ukrainian forces opened fire in Maryinka crossing point area west of Donetsk when civilians were present there, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Thursday. “Yesterday, at 10:45 a.m., Ukrainian side carried out a new provocation in Maryinka crossing point area,” Basurin said. “The crossing point came under […]

Donbass Post sells RUR 30 mln worth of stamps in 2017
12:35, January 04, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 4 – DAN. Donbass Post sold more than 30 million roubles worth of stamps last year, the state-owned company’s press service told Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “As of today, Donbass Post state-owned enterprise has sold more than 30 million rubles worth of stamps and miniature sheets,” the press service said. “In 2017, […]

Ukrainian forces shell Kominternovo village in DPR south – local authorities
11:42, January 04, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 4 – DAN. Ukrainian army units on Wednesday afternoon shelled Kominternovo village in DPR’s southern Novoazovskiy district; a shop was damaged, district administration head Anatoliy Yanovskiy told Donetsk News Agency. “The shop’s roof and outbuildings in Akhmatova Street sustained shelling damage,” Yanovskiy said. No civilian casualties were immediately reported. Ukrainian army units violated […]

Ukrainian forces shell DPR with 23 rounds over past 24 hours – JCCC
11:40, January 04, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 4 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired 23 rounds of ammunition at DPR territory over the past 24 hours, head of the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday. “Overall, Ukrainian army units expended 23 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said. Donetsk axis settlements were shelled […]

Nearly 120 thousand people across DPR join New Year festivities
15:37, January 03, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 3 – DAN. Nearly 120 thousand people took part in the New Year celebrations across the DPR, the Ministry of Internal Affairs said. “Since December 31 to January 1 New Year celebrations took place across the DPR, about 120 thousand people took part in festivities,” the press statement said. The ministry said about […]

Over 26 thousand houses damaged in DPR in course of war
14:16, January 03, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 3 – DAN. Over 26 thousand private and multistorey houses have been damaged in Donbass by Kiev forces’ strikes, said the Ministry of Construction and Public Utilities Services. “The rough estimate reveals that around 26 thousand private and multistorey houses have been damaged: 4,745 multi-apartment buildings and 21,375 private residential houses have been […]

Ukrainian forces shell three DPR towns in 24 hours
13:08, January 03, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 3 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled three frontline DPR townships on Donetsk and Gorlovka axes over the past 24 hours, the DPR Operations Command said. “The Ukrainian armed forces shelled Trudovskiye west of Donetsk, Zaitsevo north of Gorlovka and Spartak north of the capital, violating the ceasefire three times.” No casualties or damage […]

DPR employment centers assist over 41,000 people in 2017
11:04, January 03, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 3 – DAN. DPR employment centers assisted over 41,000 people in finding jobs last year, the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy said. “This year, employment was provided to 41.4 thousand people listed with employment centers.” Permanent contracts were signed with 24 thousand people; 17.5 thousand signed on to temporary jobs. Overall, 83.4 […]

Hundreds of children attend New Year party at Donetsk Music and Drama Theatre
15:07, January 02, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 2 – DAN. Hundreds of children from across the Donetsk People’s Republic attended DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko’s Big New Year party at Donetsk State Academic Music and Drama Theatre on Tuesday. The festivities began in the morning as the young guests were given a traditional welcome by Father Christmas and Snow Maiden with […]

Poor discipline, discontent in Ukrainian army provoke ceasefire violations – DPR Command
14:20, January 02, 2018

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire three times over 24 hours, DPR militiaman wounded

DPR militiaman wounded in shelling by Ukrainian forces – Operations Command
13:30, January 02, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 2 – DAN. A DPR militiaman was wounded in shelling by Ukrainian forces over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Tuesday. “A serviceman of DPR armed forces was wounded in shelling by the enemy,” Basurin said. “Medical assistance was provided to him.” Ukrainian army units targeted […]

DPR ministry to launch six-year vegetable farming programme in 2018
12:38, January 02, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 2 – DAN. DPR Ministry of Agroindustrial Policy and Food’s 2018 priorities include the development of processing industry, vegetable farming and cattle breeding, an official said on Tuesday. “Pursuant to DPR head Alexander Zakharchenko’s instruction, processing industry is among the key priorities in DPR agroindustrial policy in 2018,” acting DPR Agroindustrial Policy and […]

Ukrainian forces shell DPR territory three times over 24 hours – DPR Operations Command
11:53, January 02, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 2 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ‘New Year ceasefire’ three times over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command said on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire three times,” it said adding that Yasinovataya outskirts and Sosnovskoye village area in DPR south came under mortar fire. No […]

DPR-LPR postal orders amount to 30 mln rubles in 2017
19:03, January 01, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 1 – DAN. Postal orders between the DPR and LPR amounted to 30 mln rubles in 2017, said the state company Donbass Post. “In 2017, the Donbass Post accepted 11,000 postal orders to the LPR worth 30 mln roubles.” The Donbass Post and the LPR Post launched postal orders service on 9 February […]

Ukrainian army violates the ‘new year ceasefire’ 24 times
12:34, January 01, 2018

Over 200 mortar and artillery rounds expended