DPR People’s Militia: Poroshenko reveals true self clearing army to use any weapons in Donbass
13:16, October 12, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. The order of Ukrainian president Petr Poroshenko to open fire with all arms in Donbass shows his true intentions concerning the peace talks, the DPR People’s Militia press service said. “Poroshenko shows the West his disregard for the peace process. He associates himself with his idols who were accused as […]

JCCC: Kiev forces fire 308 rounds targeting DPR this week
12:33, October 12, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 171 times in the past week, firing 308 rounds, said the head of the DPR command press service Daniil Bezsonov. “Over the week, the enemy violated the ceasefire 171 times firing 308 rounds of 120mm and 82mm caliber, IFV, grenade launcher, heavy machine gun and […]

DPR Central Election Commission: Legitimacy and transparency are top priorities
10:45, October 12, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN.  Legitimacy, transparency and democratic standards are the top priority for the DPR Central Election Commission as the Head and parliamentary elections are approaching, said the commission’s chairwoman Olga Pozdnyakova. “The main objective is to provide legitimacy and transparency of the Head and parliamentary elections. We have adopted a number of […]

Kiev fire leaves gas pipe, power lines, house damaged in Sakhanka
10:06, October 12, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 12 – DAN.  Kiev forces shelled Sakhanka yesterday evening leaving a residential house, power lines and a gas pipe damaged, said the Novoazovsk administration. “At around 5 p.m. Ukrainian army shelled Sakhanka; as the result of the attack walls, windows and roof of a house on Konstitutsii street were damaged. A gas pipe […]

DPR Public Headquarters to set up info centre to help frontline areas population
16:31, October 11, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 11 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Public Headquarters for Frontline Districts is setting up an information centre to provide assistance to a larger part of the frontline zone residents, Headquarters chief, DPR People’s Council deputy Yekaterina Martyanova said at a press briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “In the course […]

DPR militia downs Ukrainian fire-adjusting UAV outside Donetsk
14:32, October 11, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 11 – DAN. Ukrainian forces have stepped up the use of unmanned aerial vehicles on the Donetsk axis, Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia spokesman Daniil Bezsonov said on Thursday. “The enemy continues to violate the Minsk Agreements’ provision concerning the use of drones,” Bezsonov said. “They were extensively used on the Donetsk axis […]

DPR Public Headquarters for Frontline Districts delivers 40 tons of relief supplies to the needy
13:31, October 11, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 11 – DAN. Activists of the Public Headquarters for Frontline Districts of the Donetsk People’s Republic have delivered some 40 tons of humanitarian aid to more than 3,500 DPR families since last winter, Headquarters chief, DPR People’s Council deputy Yekaterina Martyanova said at a press briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. […]

New DPR leadership has to strengthen integration with Russia – Zhelytakov
12:50, October 11, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 11 – DAN. Donbass integration with Russia must be a priority in the development of the Donetsk People’s Republic, acting DPR Culture Minister Mikhail Zheltyakov told the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. “The election of the new DPR leader predetermines the future of the Republic whose development foremost depends on our relations with […]

Eight houses, transmission line damaged as Ukrainian forces shell Donetsk, Sakhanka – authorities
10:36, October 11, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 11- DAN. Ukrainian army units shelled the Staromikhailovka neighbourhood in western Donetsk and the Sakhanka village in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic on Wednesday evening damaging eight houses and a transmission line, local authorities said. “Ukrainian forces delivered strikes at the Staromikhailovka settlement after 19:00 yesterday. Window and roof damage was […]

Free Donbass social movement gets its candidates list registered
18:25, October 10, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 10 – DAN. DPR Central Election Commission has registered the list of parliamentary candidates from the Free Donbass social movement, the commission’s chairwoman Olga Pozdnyakova said. “Today DPR Central Election Commission has s registered the list of parliamentary candidates from the Free Donbass social movement.” The movement filed required documents on October 4. […]

Ukrainian command made up another ‘advance’ in Donbass – DPR People’s Militia
15:59, October 10, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 10 – DAN. Ukrainain Joint Forces Operation HQ statement on capturing a township in Donbass is false, DPR People’s Militia said. “I am saying it assuming full responsibility, our defenders are keeping their positions, no advance has been made by the enemy. We suppose that this is another fake victory made up by […]

Surkov promised Pushilin a raise in salaries in DPR
13:26, October 10, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 10 – DAN. Russian presidential aide Vladislav Surkov has met DPR Interim Head Denis Pushilin today, Russian news agency TASS reports. “During the meeting, preparations for the Head and parliamentary elections in the DPR were discussed, as well as social problems,” Director of the Centre of Current Politics Alexey Chesnakov told Russia’s TASS. […]

DPR employment centers provide jobs to 150,000 people since 2015
11:38, October 10, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 10 – DAN. DPR employment centers have assisted almost 150,000 people in finding jobs, the press statement reads. “In 2015-2017 and the first nine months of 2018, DPR employment centers provided permanent jobs to 81.1 thousand people, temporary jobs – to 66.7 thousand people.” DPR Employment Center was established on December 9, 2014. […]

DPR jails barman from Kiev-controlled territories for 14 years for spying
11:15, October 10, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 10 – DAN. A barman from Kiev-controlled territories has been sentenced to 14 years in prison in the DPR for working for Ukrainian special services, said the Republic’s Prosecutor General’s office. “The Court Martial acting as a chamber of the DPR Supreme Court has found K. guilty of crimes under Art. 29, p. […]

JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with over 300 rounds in 24 hours
10:39, October 10, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 10 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended over 300 shells targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, violating the ceasefire 19 times, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Ukrainian armed forces fired 316 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is 24 he said. He […]

Thousands of people gather at Separ restaurant in Donetsk to commemorate Zakharchenko
18:35, October 09, 2018

Donetsk, Sep 9 – DAN. Some 3,000 residents and guests of the Donetsk People’s Republic gathered at the Separ restaurant in central Donetsk where first DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko was killed in a terrorist attack on August 31. They venerated the memory of the head of state and laid flowers to his memorial. The event […]

Ukrainian army depot fire occurred after NATO officials’ visit – Bezsonov
17:15, October 09, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 9 – DAN. The fire at the Chernigov missile artillery depot occurred after NATO officials visit to the site, Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia spokesman Daniil Bezsonov said on Tuesday. “The fire at the 6th Arsenal in the Chernigov region was no accident; it was the fourth Ukrainian army depot fire in the […]

DPR might adopt new Tax Code in January 2019 – Lavrenov
14:42, October 09, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 9 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic might adopt the new Tax Code in January 2019, acting DPR Tax and Revenue Minister Yevgeniy Lavrenov said in an interview to the Donetsk News Agency. “The new Tax Code will be approved when the legislative groundwork has been finalised,” Lavrenov said. “I hope we’ll do […]

40th day prayer held at Zakharchenko’s grave
13:51, October 09, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 9 – DAN. A prayer and a memorial meeting have been held at Alexander Zakharchenko’s grave in the Donetskoye More cemetery. The ceremony was attended by acting Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Denis Pushilin, South Ossetia President Anatoly Bibilov, acting Head of the Lugansk People’s Republic Leonid Pasechnik, DPR officials and parliamentarians, […]

Russian Investigative Committee files two criminal cases over Donetsk outskirts shelling by Kiev forces
13:06, October 09, 2018

Donetsk, Oct 9 – DAN. Russia’s Investigative Committee (SK) has filed two criminal cases over civilian casualties caused by Ukrainian army strikes at the Staromikhailovka and Trudovskiye villages in the western outskirts of Donetsk. “The Investigative Committee opened two more criminal cases under Article 356, Part 1 of the Russian Federation Criminal Code (abuse of […]