Ukraine disavows additional ceasefire control measures – DPR Foreign Ministry
18:41, September 16, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 16 – DAN. Ukraine rejected the additional ceasefire control measures coordination mechanism at the Contact Group video conference, the Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Ministry reported on Wednesday. “Ukraine refused to use the coordination mechanism for responding to violations, agreed within the framework of ceasefire control measures on July 22,” the DPR Foreign Ministry […]

Two Ukrainian servicemen wounded in grenade explosion near Shumy – DPR militia
11:53, September 16, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 16 – DAN. Two Ukrainian servicemen were seriously wounded in a grenade explosion at their positions in the Shumy settlement area outside Gorlovka, the Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia reported on Wednesday. “Over the past 24 hours, two Ukrainian servicemen were seriously wounded in a RGD-5 grenade explosion in the Shumy settlement area,” […]

19 new COVID-19 cases reported in DPR over 24 hours – Health Ministry
10:54, September 16, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 16 – DAN. Nineteen new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Wednesday. “September 15 tests confirmed 19 new cases of coronavirus infection,” the report said. Three men, aged 60, 54 and 82 and two women, aged 85 and […]

Ukrainian servicemen at contact line fire 25 small arms rounds over 24 hours – JCCC
10:53, September 16, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 16 – DAN. Ukrainian army units have not opened fire at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory over the past 24 hours, however they delivered unaimed fire from positions at the contact line, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Wednesday. At 17:25 and 18:40 on Wednesday, […]

Security subgroup adjourns early due to Kiev’s intractability
20:37, September 15, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 15 – DAN. The Minsk security subgroup did not discuss the key agenda items at the meeting on Tuesday due to Kiev’s refusal to fulfil its obligations, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Due to Ukraine’s principled refusal to meet the commitments it earlier […]

DPR thinks Kiev’s statement on plans to pardon former detainees has no prospects
16:19, September 15, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 15 – DAN. Kiev representatives announced the intention to pardon nine people who had been released by Ukraine during prisoner exchanges, Donetsk People’s Republic representative to the Minsk subgroup on humanitarian issues, DPR ombudswoman Darya Morozova said following the subgroup’s video conference on Tuesday. “On Monday, Ukraine sent us a letter stating the […]

250 people use humanitarian corridor in Yelenovka on Sep 14 – DPR Emergencies Ministry
16:15, September 15, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 15 – DAN. One hundred and eighty people from Ukraine-held areas entered the Donetsk People’s Republic via the humanitarian corridor on the contact line in Yelenovka on August 14, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service reported on Tuesday. “On September 14, the Yelenovka crossing point operated for entry and exit; 26 vehicles and […]

54 COVID-19 patients recover in DPR over 24 hours
11:09, September 15, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 15 – DAN. Twenty-four new COVID-19 cases have been diagnosed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours following initial tests, the DPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported on Tuesday. “September 14 tests revealed 24 new coronavirus infection cases; 24 people have been discharged from hospitals with two negative tests results […]

Ukraine violates additional ceasefire control measures on contact line with DPR once over 24 hours – JCCC
11:08, September 15, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 15 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations have not opened fire at the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours but violated the Additional Measures to Strengthen Ceasefire in Donbass once, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Tuesday. On Monday, Ukrainian servicemen again conducted engineer […]

JCCC again reports Ukrainian army engineer works in Shumy
23:21, September 14, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 14 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre fore Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported new engineer works at Ukrainian armed formations’ positions near the Shumy settlement outside Gorlovka. “At 15:40, engineer works were recorded again, namely the clearing of connecting trenches at Ukrainian armed formations’ positions next to Shumy,” […]

DPR sees no prisoner exchange prospects until Ukraine cancels resolution on elections
23:17, September 14, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 14 – DAN. Progress in the Donbass and new prisoner exchange talks is not possible until Kiev revises the resolution on local elections passed by Verkhovnaya Rada (parliament) on July 15, Donetsk People’s Republic representative to the Contact Group, DPR Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova told the Donetsk News Agency on Monday. Earlier in […]

74 Russian writers join DPR’s intl science fiction festival
17:28, September 14, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 14 – DAN. Science fiction writers from the Russian Federation arrived in the Donetsk People’s Republic to take part in the international science fiction festival Stars Above Donbass, the Russian Centre reported on Sunday. “Seventy-four science fiction writers from seven Russian regions will take part in the international science fiction festival Stars Above […]

Ukraine violates additional ceasefire control measures on contact line with DPR once over 24 hours – JCCC
17:25, September 14, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 14 – DAN. Ukrainian forces have not opened fire at the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours but violated the Additional Measures to Strengthen Ceasefire in Donbass once, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Monday. At 11:30 on Sunday, Ukrainian forces conducted engineer […]

DPR militia views Shumy inspection derailing as Ukrainian authorities’ publicity stunt
15:28, September 11, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. Kiev might have planned in advance to derail the inspection by representatives of the Donetsk People’s Republic and Ukraine at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination in the Shumy settlement area outside Gorlovka in order to increase the rating of Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky among nationalists, DPR People’s Militia […]

Engineer works make up half of 121 Ukraine’s violations of additional ceasefire control measures since July 27 – Basurin
14:49, September 11, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 11 – Ukrainian armed formations have violated the additional ceasefire control measures 121 times since July 27 when they came into force in Donbass, the Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “We have recorded 121 violations by Ukrainian armed formations since the additional ceasefire control measures came […]

41 new COVID-19 cases reported in DPR over 24 hours, 54 patients recover
11:28, September 11, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. Forty-one new COVID-3 cases have been confirmed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Friday. Two of the infected arrived in the Republic from Ukraine. Fifty-four people have been discharged from hospitals with two negative coronavirus test results and no COVID-19 […]

Kiev forces conduct engineer works twice over 24 hours in violation of accord – JCCC
10:57, September 11, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 11 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations have observed the ceasefire on the contact line with the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours while violating the additional ceasefire control measures by conducting engineer works at their positions, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Friday. At […]

DPR publishes letter to OSCE with evidence of Kiev’s derailing Shumy joint inspection
21:15, September 10, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Foreign Ministry on Thursday published a letter to OSCE special representative to the Contact Group Heidi Grau requesting her to record Ukraine’s denying access to the DPR representatives to the inspection of Ukrainian army fortifications in the Shumy settlement area, constructed in violation of the additional […]

Ukrainian forces used life-threatening methods to prevent joint inspection – DPR militia
19:39, September 10, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. Ukrainian forces opened fire in the Shumy settlement area outside Gorlovka to prevent the joint inspection of Ukrainian army positions by the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination and the OSCE, the Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia said on Thursday. “Having realised that the lie about Ukrainian army’s having no […]

Ukraine foils Shumy inspection to conceal its violations – Nikonorova
17:34, September 10, 2020

Donetsk, Sep 10 – DAN. Ukraine again showed its inability to negotiate derailing the joint inspection with the Donetsk People’s Republic in Gorlovka outskirts on Thursday, DPR representative to the Contact Group talks, the Republic’s Foreign Minister Natalia Nikonorova said. “We’re well aware of the true reason behind his destructive conduct: Ukrainian armed formations indeed […]