DPR People’s Militia destroys two dozen Ukrainian UAVs in 2020
16:57, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 1 – DAN. DPR People’s Militia has destroyed 23 Ukrainian UAVs since the beginning of the year, the Republic’s Defensr HQ said. “DPR People’s Militia has destroyed 23 Ukrainian UAVs since the beginning of the year,” the report reads. The People’s Militia uses OSA anti-aircraft missile systems modernized by Republican engineers, and Terrikon […]

DPR considers alternative border crossing mechanisms – Nikonorova
15:03, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 1 – DAN. DPR authorities are working out alternative plans for DPR residents to cross the contact line, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova. Checkpoints at the contact line closed in March after the coronavirus pandemic came into light. Later a humanitarian corridor was opened at the Elenovka-Novotroitsk checkpoint, but it was closed […]

Kiev forces shell Donetsk to impede access to destroyed SMM camera
14:04, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 1 – DAN. Ukrainian forces opened massive fire on western Donetsk on Wednesday morning to impede SMM patrol access to the mission’s damaged observation camera, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. The OSCE SMM filed requests for ceasefire in 15-km zone around the camera in western […]

Ukrainian army lost 800 killed and wounded in 2020
13:44, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 1 – DAN. Ukrainian army losses have exceeded 800 killed and wounded since the beginning of the year, the DPR People’s Militia HQ said. “In 2020, DPR Intelligence confirmed 216 Ukrainian troops killed, 602 wounded.” The majority of losses were accounted for as non-combat, resulting from friendly mines explosions, suicides and military hazing. […]

DPR reports 30 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hours
11:33, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 24 – DAN. DPR has registered 30 new cases of COVID-19 as the total number of confirmed cases raises to 1,166, the Ministry of Health said. “The Ministry of Health reports that tests revealed 30 cases of COVID-19 in the DPR on June 30.” Overall, 71 patients have died, 376 have recovered; of […]

Ukrainian forces destroy SMM observation camera in northern Donetsk
11:30, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 1– DAN. Ukrainian forces destroyed an SMM camera located in Shakhta Oktyabrskaya late on Tuesday, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Yesterday at 7.20 p.m. Ukrainian armed formations opened fire on Donetsk outskirts (Shakhta Oktyabrskaya) with an anti-tank missile system. Three guided missiles were fired destroying […]

DPR lifts ban on travels to Russia, allows limited travels to LPR
10:47, July 01, 2020

Donetsk, Jul 1– DAN. DPR Head Denis Pushilin has lifted restrictions on travels to Russia imposed earlier to fight the coronavirus spread. The decree No.208 abolishing the restrictions has been published at DPR Head official website. The decree also allows travels to the LPR to those who: permanently or temporary reside in the LPR; have […]

Kiev forces fire mortars, anti-tank missiles at northern Donetsk – JCCC
20:55, June 30, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 30 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations shelled northern Donetsk on Tuesday evening using mortars and anti-tank guided missiles, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “At 19:00, a 82mm mortar in Peski fired two rounds toward Volvo Centre,” the report said. “At 19:20, three anti-tank missiles […]

DPR Office at JCCC helps restore eight infrastructure facilities in June
20:13, June 30, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 30 – DAN. Eight Donbass civil infrastructure facilities damaged in shelling by Ukrainian forces were restored in June with the assistance of the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination, the JCCC reported on Tuesday. “The DPR Office at the JCCC helped repair eight Donbass civil infrastructure facilities […]

Ukrainian forces fire anti-tank missiles at village in DPR’s Starobeshevsky district – JCCC
14:14, June 30, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 30 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired two anti-tank guided missiles towards the Styla village in the Donetsk People’s Republic Starobeshevsky district, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Tuesday. “At 12:45, a strike by Ukrainian armed formations in the Novotroitskoye area towards the Styla village was […]

Yelenovka crossing point closed due to sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in Ukraine – DPR
11:46, June 30, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 30 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic authorities suspended the operation of a crossing point on the contact line as the COVID-19 situation in neighbouring Ukraine took a sharp turn for the worse, the DPR COVID-19 crisis headquarters said on Tuesday. “The epidemiological situation in Ukraine is very bad; the number of the infected […]

17 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in DPR over 24 hours – Health Ministry
10:41, June 30, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 30 – DAN. Seventeen new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, DPR medics diagnosed 17 new COVID-19 cases,” the report said. “Eleven people have recovered from the coronavirus infection since Monday.” The […]

Ukrainian forces shell five DPR settlements over 24 hours, cause damage – JCCC
10:21, June 30, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 30 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire six times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire six times expending 26 rounds of ammunition,” the report said. […]

Western Donetsk house set ablaze by Ukrainian shellfire – JCCC
22:14, June 29, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 29 – DAN. An Alexandrovka residential house caught fire on Monday evening as a result of Ukrainian shellfire, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “As a result of shellfire a house at 10 Shevchenko street was set ablaze; an elderly man had to take refuge in […]

Kiev makes fake videos of destructions to blame DPR for alleged attacks
18:38, June 29, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 29 – DAN. Commanders of the Ukrainian Joint Forces Operation has come up with a plan to blame the DPR for violations of ceasefire using footage of destructions from 2014-2015, the People’s Militia HQ said. “A working group was established under command of Maj. Gen. Bogdan Bondar, deputy JFO commander for the Minsk […]

V-Day Parade has not affected COVID-19 situation, health authorities say
16:50, June 29, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 29 – DAN. DPR Health Ministry has announced that no COVID-19 cases had been registered among the participants of the Victory Day Parade. “After the Parade all the participants were tested for coronavirus,” the Minister Olga Dolgoshapko said. All tests returned negative. The Parade was organized in accordance with the necessary precautions and […]

Ukrainian forces violated ceasefire four times in 24 hours
12:20, June 29, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 29 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire four times within 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “The number of ceasefire violations recorded in the past 24 hours is four. The total number of rounds fired is 45.” Mineralnoye, Shakhta Trudovskaya, Staromikhailovka, the vicinity […]

Ukrainian army violates ceasefire 34 times in a week
15:06, June 26, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 26 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire more than 30 times over the past week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Over the past week, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 34 times,“ his report said. “The enemy fired 190 rounds, including rounds of artillery, mortars of 82 mm and […]

Zakharchenko’s father reveals how family will celebrate son’s birthday
14:00, June 26, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 26 – DAN. Parents of the late DPR leader Alexander Zakharchenko said that they will celebrate their son’s birthday with other family members, friends and colleagues of the late DPR Head. “We always remember Sasha, he is our son, it’s painful that he is gone,” the father, Vladimir Zakharchenko said. He said they […]

Ukrainian forces violated ceasefire 4 times in 24 hours
11:37, June 26, 2020

Donetsk, Jun 26 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire four times within 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “The number of ceasefire violations recorded in the past 24 hours is four. The total number of rounds fired is 57.” Donetsk airport, Alexandrovka, Spartak, Dolomitnoye were […]