Public representatives excluded from the Minsk talks following OSCE suggestion
21:50, April 14, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 14 – DAN. Public representatives from the Republics and Ukraine will no longer take part in the Contact Group meetings, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. “Today a decision was announced, which we hope will unblock the discussion on the political track.  The decision is that only official representatives of the sides will […]

Contact Group achieves no progress on security issues
21:48, April 14, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 14 – DAN. Ukraine’s representatives in the Contact Group have refused to discuss a full-fledged operation of the coordination mechanism within the framework of the Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire, the DPR delegation press service said. “Today’s discussion was a continuation of yesterday’s meeting, an absolutely wasted meeting of the security subgroup,” […]

DPR Health authority reports increase in COVID cases in 24 hours
12:24, April 14, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 14 – DAN. DPR has registered 97 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases climbed to 30,732, the Ministry of Health said. “The Ministry of Health reports that 248 tests revealed 56 cases of COVID-19 in the DPR on February 25, additional 41 cases were diagnosed based on symptoms.” […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire six times in 24 hours
12:24, April 14, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 14 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire three times over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was six, the number of rounds fired was 42″. Zaitsevo, Shakhta 6/7, Luganskoye, Vesyoloye, Leninskoye […]

Donetsk to present programme for Donbass reunification, support of Russians in Ukraine
20:36, April 13, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 13 – DAN. Donetsk will host the international forum “Unity of Russians: Protection of Rights and Freedoms” on April 22-23, event organizer Russian Centre reported on Tuesday. “The forum is devoted to analysis of the situation of Russians who live in Ukraine and exposure of facts of violations of their civil and political […]

Kiev derails political subgroup talks again, DPR says
20:35, April 13, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 13 – DAN. Ukraine has again derailed the political subgroup’s talks, members of the Donetsk People’s Republic delegation in the Contact Group said. “We again state the fact of Ukraine’s unwillingness to begin substantive work on the established agenda,” a DPR delegation member said. “In another backslide to senseless blackmail and manipulation, Ukrainian […]

Ukraine rejects DPR proposal to get work back on track in political subgroup – Mikhailova
15:54, April 13, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 13 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic representative in the Contact Group subgroup on political issues offered Ukraine three options to work with community activists, DPR representative in the subgroup Natalia Mikhailovka said on Tuesday. “We voiced three options to break the deadlock,” Mikhailova said after the subgroup’s video conference earlier in the day. […]

First recruits arrive at DPR training centre to learn military profession – Pushilin
11:45, April 13, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 13 – DAN. The first 24 recruits have arrived at a training centre where they will learn a military profession, Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin said. “They will be trained for gunners, IFV, MT-LB and tank driver/mechanics, and ATGM operators,” Pushilin said in a statement published on the DPR leader’s official website. […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire eight times over past 24 hours, shell DPR with 66 rounds – JCCC
11:43, April 13, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 13 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations have violated the ceasefire on the contact line with the Donetsk People’s Republic eight times over the past 24 hours, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire eight […]

DPR Youth Parliament elections begin
14:34, April 12, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 12 – DAN. The election to the DPR Youth Parliament kicked off today and will continue for a week, the Chairman of the Interim Election Committee Michael Frolov said. “Fifty polling station opened at 9 a.m. in all the cities, except for Mospino, and all the regions. Polling station close at 6 p.m. […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 4 times in 24 hours – JCCC
11:11, April 12, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 12 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire four times over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was four, the number of rounds fired – 18”, the mission said. Zaitsevo, Shakhta 6/7, […]

DPR reveals number of people killed by Ukrainian army in 2021
21:45, April 09, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. Twenty two DPR residents have been killed since the beginning of the year in Kiev forces attacks, said DPR Ombudswoman Daria Morozova. “Since January 1 to April 9, two civilians and 20 service members were killed in the DPR; five civilians and eight servicemen were injured.” According to DPR Ombudswoman […]

Ukrainian army shells DPR 27 times in a week – Basurin
21:44, April 09, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 27 times over the past week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Ukrainian fighters violated the Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire 27 times over the past week,” he said. The enemy used mortars, IFVs, anti-aircraft guns, and grenade launchers to target Staromikhailovka, […]

DPR finalizes vaccination of People’s Militia personnel
16:15, April 09, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. The DPR has finalized inoculation of the People’s Militia service members, Republic’s Head Denis Pushilin said. “Promptly organized work of the DPR Ministry of Health allowed us to roll out the vaccine for People’s Militia personnel in the shortest possible time,” he said. Pushilin said that shots were administered to […]

DPR and Syria agree to develop mutual projects – DPR Foreign Minsitry
15:51, April 09, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. The DPR delegation visited Syria on April 4-8, the Republic’s Foreign Ministry said. DPR Minister of Finance Yana Chausova, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Peresada, Deputy Head of the DPR Head Administration Gennadiy Lebed, DPR Head Advisor Andrey Kramar, Head of the Donetsk Republic social movement Central Executive […]

DPR records almost 200 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours
13:32, April 09, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. DPR has registered 198 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases climbed to 30,246, the Ministry of Health said. Out of 511 tests 166 returned positive on April 8, 32 patients was diagnosed based on symptoms, the Ministry said. Ten virus-related deaths were reported, 147 people […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire three times in 24 hours
10:48, April 09, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire three times over the past 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of registered violations was three, the number of rounds fired was 28”. Vesyoloye, Leninskoye and Zaitsevo were targeted […]

DPR militiaman killed in shelling by Ukrainian forces
13:08, April 08, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. A Donetsk People’s Republic militiaman was killed in shelling by Ukrainian armed formations, the DPR People’s Militia reported on Thursday. Earlier reports said that Ukrainian forces had opened mortar fire at the Vesyoloye village area north of Donetsk. Overall, 14 120mm mortar rounds were fired. “We regret to inform that […]

DPR’s COVID-19 cases top 30,000 – Health Ministry
11:00, April 08, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. One hundred and seventy-seven new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday. “DPR medics have carried out 448 tests since Wednesday; 156 people tested positive and another 21 showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” […]

Kiev forces fire at DPR six times over 24 hours, damage houses – JCCC
10:51, April 08, 2021

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. Kiev army units have violated the ceasefire six times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the indefinite ceasefire six times expending 75 rounds of ammunition,” […]