United Donbass Foundation pays over RUR 51 mln worth of benefits in 2019
14:27, June 11, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 11 – DAN. The United Donbass Foundation has paid benefits to more than 1,500 needy residents since the beginning of this year, Foundation chairman Oleg Balykin said at a press briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. In 2019, benefits to the tune of 51.13 million rubles were provided to 1,531 Donbass […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 20 times over 24 hours, fire 220 rounds at DPR – JCCC
11:40, June 11, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 11 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 20 times over the past 24 hours firing 220 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 Tuesday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated […]

DPR archeologists discover 300-million-year-old plant fossil
18:20, June 10, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 10 – DAN. DPR archeologists have discovered a 300-million-year-old fossil flora in the Shakhterskiy district. The press service of the Donetsk Republican Local History Museum detailed the finding saying that the Stigmaria form taxon of a Lepidodendrales plant had been discovered during an expedition to the Shakhterskiy district. Close examination revealed that this […]

DPR Prosecutor General’s Office opens more criminal cases following June shelling
17:13, June 10, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 10 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Prosecutor General’s Office opened criminal cases against senior Ukrainian army commanders complicit in the shelling of the DPR on June 6-9, the PGO press service said. “Five criminal proceedings were opened against Ukrainian army commanders over strikes delivered at Gorlovka’s Nikitovskiy and Tsentralno-Gorodskoy districts, Novoazovsk and […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 100 times over the week
14:16, June 10, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 10 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 146 times this week, firing over 2,200 shells, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Over the week, from June 3 to 9, 100 ceasefire violations were recorded; the total number of shells fired on the DPR is […]

Kiev shelling sets power station on fire, leaves 700 customers without electricity
12:35, June 10, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 10 – DAN. DPR fire teams have extinguished the blaze at the Novoazovsk wind power station, the Emergencies Ministry said. “Yesterday, fire erupted at the power station in the Novoazovsk district, next to the M14 highway, one km away from Bezymennoye,” the report reads. The blaze destroyed a truck and plastic parts of […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 17 times in 24 hours
10:55, June 10, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 10 – DAN. The Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 17 times in the past 24 hours, firing 245 rounds, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “Over the past 24 hours the enemy violated the ceasefire 17 times firing 245 shells,” Yakubov said. Dokuchayevsk, Signalnoye, Staromikhailovka, […]

Vasilyevskaya pumping station comes under Ukrainian fire
9:46, June 10, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 10 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations opened fire on the Vasilyevskaya pumping station outside Yasinovataya, the DPR Mission to the JCCC said. “At 7.20 a.m., Ukrainian armed formations opened fire from the direction of Novosyelovka Vtoraya on the direction of Vasilyevka; pumping station came under fire.” The enemy used 82 mm mortars, grenade […]

DPR-Russia trade reaches 160 billion rubles in 2018 – Pushilin
20:57, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. Trade turnover between the Donetsk and Russia has grown to 160 billion rubles in 2018, said DPR Head Denis Pushilin. “In 2018, trade with Russian regions grew twofold compared with 2017 and reached nearly 160 billion rubles. A wide range of goods is in demand, from coal, metal, refrigerators to […]

DPR sends 6,000 applications for Russian citizenship to Russian Federation
20:39, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. The DPR has sent nearly 6,000 applications from its residents for Russian citizenship, said DPR Head Denis Pushilin. “The DPR Migration Service has received 6,448 applications, 5,982 have been sent to Russia.” IDs will be issued this summer. On May 7, all offices for filing applications were launched. Russian president […]

Ukrainian authorities stick to a peculiar interpretation of Minsk-2  – Nikonorova
15:28, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. New episodes of Ukrainian aggression against Donbass undermine constructive dialog initiatives on peace at the Minks talks, said DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova “Ukrainian authorities claim that their armed forces are going to continue offensive against Donbass, and at the same time they announce commitment to the diplomatic settlement. We […]

Zelensky shifts blame for crisis on Donbass, conceals army’s war crimes – Pushilin
13:33, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. Ukrainian president Vladimir Zelenskiy is trying to conceal war crimes of Ukrainian army by putting the blame for deterioration on Gorlovka direction on the DPR, said DPR Head Denis Pushilin. Earlier on Friday Zelensky said that Ukrainian army sustained heavy losses in an alleged shelling from DPR and LPR positions […]

Russia files 5 more criminal cases over shelling of DPR and LPR
12:43, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. Russia’s Investigative Committee opened five criminal proceedings over DPR and LPR shelling from Ukrainian forces on late May – early June, the Committee said in its press statement. “The Main Investigations Directorate of the Russia’s Investigative Committee has opened five more criminal investigations in shelling of Donetsk and Lugansk with […]

DPR forces repel Ukrainian attack outside Gorlovka, enemy retreats with losses
12:08, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. Ukrainian fighters of the nationalistic Azov armed formation attempted a breal-through on the Gorlovka direction, the attack has been repelled by the DPR Defense forces, said the head of the DPR People’s Militia command press service Daniil Bezsonov. “Yesterday up to 30 Ukrainian nationalists of the Azov regiment attempted to […]

JCCC: Ukrainian forces use 122 mm artillery to target Gorlovka
10:09, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. Kiev forces targeted Gorlovka outskirts with 122 mm artillery this night, the DPR mission to the JCCC said. “A shelling was recorded from 3.40 a.m. to 4 a.m. originating from the Ukrainian armed formations positions on the direction of Golmovskiy. Overall, 12 rounds of 122 mm caliber have been fired,” […]

Three houses, six garages damages in Gorlovka by Ukrainian shelling
10:04, June 07, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. Three houses and six garages have been damaged in northern Gorlovka overnight, the local administration head Ivan Prikhodko said. “As a result of shelling from Ukrainian forces, two houses have been damaged in Golmovskiy on 16 Bolnichnaya street and 19/55 Bolnichnaya street. Six garages have been damaged in the Soyuz […]

DPR prosecutors file criminal case over Ukrainian troops’ strike at Ahat Jami mosque
17:54, June 06, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 6 – DAN. A criminal case over act of terror was filed against a Ukrainian army commander complicit in the recent shelling of the Donetsk mosque, the Donetsk People’s Republic Prosecutor General’s Office press service reported on Thursday. “Criminal proceedings were opened against Ukrainian army’s 57th Separate Motorised Infantry Brigade commander Anatoly Mishanchuk, […]

DPR to present its economic potential at Petersburg forum in 2020 – Pushilin
17:34, June 06, 2019

St Petersburg, Jun 6 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic leadership plans to present the Republic’s economic potential at the next Petersburg economic forum, DPR Head Denis Pushilin told reporters on Thursday. “The Petersburg economic forum is a grand and large event, as the number of represented countries, organisations and corporations show,” Pushilin said. “Overall, […]

Pushilin plans DPR exports talks at Petersburg forum
16:57, June 06, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 6 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic Head Denis Pushilin said he would hold talks at the Petersburg Economic Forum 2019 with international partners over export and import issues. “Our Republic has a huge industrial potential and a promising destination market,” Pushilin told reporters on Thursday. “We have planned a number of business meetings […]

Four houses, car damaged as Kiev forces shell Yasinovataya – JCCC
11:32, June 06, 2019

Donetsk, Jun 6 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled Yasinovataya with mortars and anti-aircraft guns early on Thursday damaging four houses, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported. “At 05:00, Ukrainian armed formations at Avdeyevka fired mortars an anti-aircraft guns towards Yasinovataya,” the report said. “Damage to four houses […]