Pushilin’s nominee Ananchenko appointed PM – DPR People’s Council
12:55, December 01, 2018

Donetsk, Dec 1 – DAN. The DPR People’s Council has appointed Alexander Ananchenko as the government’s chairman. Earlier this week the DPR Parliament has endorsed amendments to the Constitution making it impossible for one person to be the Head and PM at the same time. The proposal to appoint Ananchenko was put forward by the […]

DPR considers EU sanctions meaningless, Donbass shall not abandon its beliefs
23:42, November 30, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. Donetsk believes that EU sanction against Donbass following the elections in the region are not a problem, a DPR MP (Free Donbass) Alexey Zhigulin told DAN. The The Council of the EU press service announced earlier that Foreign Relations Counsellors shall meet on November 30 to review sanctions following leadership […]

DPR adopts laws to have both Head and PM, to rename Council of Ministers
23:39, November 30, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. DPR People’s Council has excluded the possibility for one person to combine the Head and PM office simultaneously, DAN parliamentary correspondent said. The DPR Parliament has endorsed today amendments to the Constitution making it impossible for one person to be the Head and PM at the same time. The changes […]

DPR in contact with Ukrainian ombudsman to hand over convicts – Morozova
17:13, November 30, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. DPR authorities have established contact with the Ukrainian parliamentary ombudswoman Ludmila Denisova to discuss the procedure to hand over convicts who are willing to serve their terms in Ukraine, said DPR Ombudswoman Daria Morozova. “We have been prepared for another exchange for a long time; we have been trying to […]

Kiev plans major assault on DPR south in December – DPR Intelligence
16:54, November 30, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. Ukrainian armed forces large formation comprising the brigades is concentrating on the Mariupol axis preparing an assault in December, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin citing intelligence. “Assault formation is arranged in the JFO zone to attack our Republic. The concentration of three brigades (79th air assault, 36th […]

DPR downs six Ukrainian UAVs in a month – People’s Militia
14:32, November 30, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. DPR forces brought down six Ukrainian unmanned aerial vehicles in a month, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “This month DPR Air Defense has brought down six Ukrainian UAVs outside Vodyanoye, Spartak, Mikhailovka, Verkhnetoretskoye and Dolomitnoye.” According to Basurin, Kiev forces used attack drones seven times this month […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 135 times over week
14:18, November 30, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 135 times over this week, targeting 21 townships, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “This week, the enemy violated ceasefire 135 times, firing at 21 townships. Ukrainian forces expended 59 mortar rounds of 120mm and 82 mm caliber; the enemy also used IFVs, […]

Phoenix operator replaces, restores and launches 1,100 base stations since 2015
14:04, November 30, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. Phoenix mobile network has replaced, restored and launched nearly 1,100 base stations to improve quality of services, the DPR Ministry of Communications said. “State company Republican Mobile Operator is constantly improving the network. It has replaced, restored and launched 832 base stations of 2G, 196 of 3G and 64 of […]

House, utility shed damaged as Ukrainian forces shell Zaitsevo – JCCC
20:16, November 29, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 29 – DAN. Kiev forces shelled the Zaitsevo neighbourhood in northern Gorlovka on Thursday evening causing damage to a house and a utility shed, head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said. “Ukrainian armed formations shelled the Zaitsevo settlement, damaging windows of the […]

DPR People’s Militia warns residents about possible detention upon entry in Ukraine
19:49, November 29, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 29 – DAN. Ukrainian leaders ordered heads of administrations, borderguards and law-enforcers to detain Donbass Republics residents and coerce them to work, Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia spokesman Daniil Bezsonov said on Thursday citing intelligence reports. “According to our information, Ukraine’s political leadership, in accordance with martial law legislation, ordered the heads of […]

DPR crossing points operate as usual despite martial law in Ukraine – MGB
16:02, November 29, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 29 – DAN. The crossing points in the Donetsk People’s Republic operate as usual following the introduction of martial law in Ukraine, the DPR State Security Ministry (MGB) said on Thursday. “The MGB Borderguard Service operates in the usual mode, there are no plans to change the state border crossing procedure,” the MGB […]

Number of protective shelters in DPR jumps 8.5 times over war years – Emergencies Ministry
15:57, November 29, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 29 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic has more than 4,500 civil defence facilities as of today, the DPR Emergencies Ministry Public Relations and International Activities Department head Natalia Getova told the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “There are more than 4,500 protective shelters in the DPR territory; their number has increased by […]

DPR prosecutors open criminal case over illegal coal production
14:40, November 29, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 29 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Prosecutor General’s Office opened criminal proceedings over  a fact of illegal coal production and sale, the PGO press service told the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “The Prosecutor General’s Office opened a criminal case under Article 184, Part 2 of DPR’s Criminal Code against a legal […]

DPR employment centres find jobs for 31,000 people in 2018
13:09, November 29, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 29 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic employment centres found jobs for more than 31,000 people in the first ten months of this year, Republican Employment Centre deputy director Tamara Tsurikova said at a press briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “Over the first ten months of 2018, DPR employment centres had […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 19 times over 24 hours, fire 150 rounds at DPR – JCCC
11:09, November 29, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 29 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 19 times over the past 24 hours firing 150 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, head of the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated […]

DPR Head to meet local authorities every fortnight to discuss current issues
17:31, November 28, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 28 – DAN. The DPR Head Denis Pushilin shall meet members of local administrations every two weeks. “An effective mechanism emerged as we were campaigning, when we had an opportunity to visit cities and districts to learn about existing issues and to react with immediate tasks, orders for appropriate ministries and agencies. The […]

Ukrainian radicals gather in Donbass major cities
16:31, November 28, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 28 – DAN. Members of Ukrainian nationalistic formations are concentrated in large towns of Donbass, said the head of the DPR People’s Militia command press service Daniil Bezsonov. “Despite the ban on nationalists presence in the Ukraine-occupied zone, bandits from Ukrainian volunteer army and other nazi brigades gather in major towns of Donbass, […]

DPR People’s Militia: British instructors to arrive in Donbass
14:26, November 28, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 28 – DAN. Britain is to send intelligence, medical and logistics experts to the Donbass assault zone, said the head of the DPR People’s Militia command press service Daniil Bezsonov. “After Ukraine declared martial law, Great Britain decided to send additional military curators to the Joint Forces Operation zone in Donbass. The groups […]

DPR People’s Militia says situation along the contact line tense, but controlled
11:41, November 28, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 28 – DAN. The situation along the contact line in Donbass is tense, but controlled, the DPR People’s Militia press service told DAN. “As for the situation along the contact line, it is tense at the moment, but units of the DPR People’s Militia control it.” The DPR mission to the JCCC said […]

Opinion: Martial law in Ukraine is symptom of chronic madness
10:47, November 28, 2018

Donetsk, Nov 28 – DAN. Declaration of martial law in Ukraine might cause chaos in the country’s regions by legalizing violence against local residents coming fromauthorities, said the leader of the Young Republic social organization Nikita Kiosev. “Declaration of martial law is a radical form of chronic madness manifestation. Our estimationis clear – shame on […]