DPR comics to launch comic battles show
18:54, January 29, 2018

The comedy battle will be recorded at the scene of Donetsk City entertainment center

Over 120 Lifecell base station reconnected to Phoenix network to improve its performance
18:42, January 29, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 29 – DAN. Over 120 base stations of Lifecell mobile carrier, non-operational since February 2017, have been connected to the Phoenix network to improve its service, said the company’s director Andrey Rudnichenko. “As of today, we have reconnected 127 base stations from the Lifecell to Phoenix network to improve the latter’s performance.” Overall, […]

Phoenix adds the same number of customers in January 2018 as the total of 2017
18:22, January 29, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 29 – DAN. DPR Phoenix mobile operator Phoenix in January 2018 added almost the same number of customer as in 2017, nearly 300,000, the minster of communications Viktor Yatsenko said. “300 thousand people joined the Phoenix network in January 2018,” he said while in 2017 the operator added 350,000 customers. On January 11, […]

Zakharchenko establishes state award for excellence in bringing up children
12:40, January 29, 2018

Parents or guardians of at least five children are eligible to the award

DPR begins registering domestic medications
11:37, January 29, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 29 – DAN. The DPR began registering domestically produced medications, the Health Ministry announced. “We are making pre-arrangements with the following manufactures: Stirolbiofarm – four medications; Donbiofarm – one position; Republican Blood Center – four medications; Gorlovka Blood Transfusion Center – one medication.” The DPR launched state registration of medications on 28 November […]

Ukrainian army opens mortar fire at Alexandrovka west of Donetsk
11:12, January 29, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 29 – DAN. Ukrainian units shelled Alexandrovka township in Petrovskiy district of the Donetsk city using mortars this morning, said the local administration head Konstantin Chalyi. “Today at 7 a.m. Kiev forces shelled the township with mortars, firing four 120 mm rounds,” he said. No casualties have been reported. Overall, six ceasefire violations […]

DPR paid RUB 3 bln of workers’ compensations since 2015
16:08, January 26, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 26 – DAN. The DPR Fund for Occupational Injury and Disease Social Insurance has allocated over three billion rubles of compensations since summer 2015, said its chairman Vladimir Arnov. “Since we began paying  social insurances, 3.091 bln rubles have been allocated.” In 2017 alone, 1.5 bln rubles were paid; on average 38 thousand […]

DPR provides humanitarian medical aid to 536 residents of Kiev-controlled areas
13:55, January 26, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 26 – DAN.  DPR doctors have provided medical assistance to 536 residents of Kiev- controlled areas of Donetsk region under the aegis of the Donbass People Reunification humanitarian program in 2018, the Health Ministry said. “High-level medical assistance has been provided to 536 patients living in Kiev-controlled territory of territory in 2018 under […]

DPR Command: Ukrainian forces shell Republic with over 250 rounds this week
13:28, January 26, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 26 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 45 times over the week firing over 250 mortar and artillery rounds, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “Overall, 45 ceasefire violations by Ukrainian forces have been recorded,” Basurin said. “The enemy fired 21 artillery and 250 120mm, 82mm mortar […]

Five people killed, nine injured by Kiev’s shelling over the week
12:59, January 26, 2018

One civilian and four soldiers among those killed

Three DPR soldiers killed by Kiev’s shelling north of Donetsk
9:52, January 26, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 26 – DAN. The DPR soldiers have been killed as the result of Kiev’s shelling, said the DPR Operation Command. “Kiev forces shelled the DPR killing two soldiers instantly and injuring another one who later died of wounds,” the report said. Verkhnetoretskoye village north of Donetsk came under heavy shelling on January 25, […]

DPR launches first domestic online payment service – Central Bank
18:42, January 25, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 25 – DAN. DPR launched its first ever online payment service, the republican Central Bank press service said on Thursday. “Sprut, DPR’s first online payment system has been registered per decision of the Central Bank Board,” the press service said. The payment system operator is the financial company Rost. The system accepts payments […]

DPR young scientists present know-how in medicine, robotics at intl forum in Donetsk
15:59, January 25, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 25 – DAN. An exhibition of DPR students’ achievements was opened in Donetsk on Thursday as part of Donbass Youth Festival. Young scientists displayed their know-how at the Shakhtar Plaza hotel complex. The designers and inventors represent Donetsk National Technical University, Gorkiy Donetsk National Medical University and Donbass Agrarian Academy. Displayed items include […]

Morozova doesn’t rule out new prisoner exchange within month
14:47, January 25, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 25 – DAN. The Donbass Republics and Ukraine might carry out a new prisoner exchange within a month, DPR ombudswoman Darya Morozova said during Moscow-Donetsk-Lugansk video conference addressing international organisations’ reports on Ukraine’s crimes against Donbass population. “As for the next stage of prisoner exchange, we see no obstacles to implementing it,” Morozova […]

DPR reveals secret prison in Ukraine – Morozova
13:25, January 25, 2018

“Thanks to cooperation with the UN human rights office we managed to reveal a secret prison", - the ombudswoman said

Russia delivers 36,000 children’s food kits to DPR – Ministry
12:20, January 25, 2018

It is the first delivery of Russian humanitarian aid for the Republic in 2018

International Criminal Court takes up 332 cases over Ukraine tortures in Donbass
12:11, January 25, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 25 – DAN. The International Criminal Court will review 332 cases sent by DPR activists over use of tortures by Ukrainian forces in Donbass, said lawyer Elena Shishkina, member of the commission on recording Ukrainian authorities’ crimes in Donbass. “We already have an answer from ICC prosecutor who said the Court would examine […]

120 medical centres damaged in DPR during war – Ministry
12:09, January 25, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 24 – Ukrainian army strikes damaged 120 medical centres in the Donetsk People’s Republic during the war, the Republic’s Health Care Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “One hundred and twenty medical centres sustained damage as a result of fighting,” the press service said. “Some of them were shelled again […]

DPR authorities approve 1Q budget, welfare payments to make up 40 pct of expenditure
11:25, January 25, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 25 – DAN. Welfare payments to DPR residents will exceed 40 percent of the Republic’s first quarter budget spending, the DPR Finance Ministry press service told Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “DPR’s budget in the first quarter of 2018 is community-focused. More than 40 percent of expenditure is earmarked for welfare payments to […]

Ukrainian forces fire 400 rounds of ammunition at DPR over 24 hours – JCCC
11:10, January 25, 2018

Donetsk, Jan 25 – DAN. Ukrainian army units fired nearly 400 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 Thursday. “Overall Ukrainian forces expended 381 rounds of ammunition firing at DPR territory,” Yakubov said. Settlements […]