Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire eight times over 24 hours, shell seven DPR settlements – JCCC
10:40, February 11, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 11 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire eight 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 eight times expending 22 rounds of ammunition,” the report said. […]

Ukrainian forces fire 82mm mortars at Yasinovataya outskirts – JCCC
10:17, February 11, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 11 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations on Tuesday morning fired 82mm mortars at the Krutaya Balka and Vasilyevka village areas outside Yasinovataya, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported. “Strikes by Ukrainian armed formations on the Avdeyevka-Krutaya Balka axis were recorded at 08:15; ten 82mm […]

Ukrainian army attacks Gorlovka with mortars
19:37, February 10, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 10 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations shelled the area of the Shakhta Gagarina township in Gorlovka, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “The shelling was recorded at 4.53 p.m. Six rounds of 82 mm have been fired at the township. There is no information on casualties […]

DPR expects escalation as US military diplomats visit JFO zone
16:58, February 10, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 10 – DAN. The arrival of American military diplomats to Donbass fuels the destabilization along the contact line, the DPR People’s Militia HQ said. “Ukrainian criminal authorities are planning a provocation using artillery units. We do not rule out the possibility that the activity is connected with the work of the of military […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 50 times in a week, fire 11 ammo boxes
10:49, February 10, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 10 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 50 times this week, firing over 230 shells, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “Over the week, from February 3 to February 9, 50 ceasefire violations were recorded. The total number of rounds fired on the DPR is […]

Ukrainian army violates ceasefire five times in 24 hours
10:41, February 10, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 10 – DAN. Kiev forces violated the ceasefire five 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 five. The total number of rounds fired is 41.” Dolomitnoye, Shakhta 6/7, the Volvo Center, […]

Kiev forces target western Donetsk with mortars
21:44, February 07, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 7 – DAN. Ukrainian army units have opened mortar fire on western Donetsk in the evening, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said. “At 7.20 p.m. Ukrainian armed formations opened fire on Maryinka-Donetsk direction (Shakhta Trudovskaya) firing three 82 mm mortar rounds,” the report reads. No casualties […]

JFO HQ lowers number of losses in official reports – DPR People’s Militia
14:41, February 07, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 7 – DAN. The JFO command is concealing the scale of losses in Donbass and has lowered the weekly number of lost troops by sixfold, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “According to the occupational forces’ HQ the Ukrainian army losses from February 1 to February 7 amounted to one killed […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire almost 60 times in a week, damage 9 houses
14:09, February 07, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 7 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire almost 60 times over the past week, DPR People’s Militia deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday. “Over the past week, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 58 times, “Basurin said. “The enemy fired 68 mortar rounds, 180 grenades and 80 infantry fighting vehicle cannon […]

DPR first responders save 202 people trapped in snowdrifts in one day
12:42, February 07, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 7 – DAN. DPR first responders have rescued 202 people stranded by snow drifts and pulled out 34 vehicles in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Emergencies reported. “As of February 7, the ministry’s rescue teams pulled 34 vehicles out of the snow and plucked 202 people to safety, including six children.” […]

Ukrainian army violates ceasefire four times in 24 hours
11:45, February 07, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 7 – DAN. Kiev 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 15.” Alexandrovka, Dolomitnoye and Zaitsevo were targeted […]

DRR bus crash injury toll climbs to 18, includes three children – Gorlovka head
18:55, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. Eighteen people, including three children were injured in a bus crash near Novoazovsk, Gorlovka town administration head Ivan Prikhodko said on Thursday. “As of now, we know that 18 people have been hurt, including three children,” Prikhodko said. Earlier reports said that two people had been killed and another 11 […]

Bus overturns near Novoazovsk, fatalities reported
18:23, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. At least two people have been killed in a bus crash near Novoazovsk, Gorlovka town administration head Ivan Prikhodko said. “The bus en route Gorlovka-Sevastopol overturned in the Novoazovsk area; two people were reportedly killed in the accident. Police and rescuers are working at the scene,” Prikhodko said. The road […]

Snowfalls restrict truck traffic on DPR’s Russia-bound roads
17:05, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. Snowdrifts restricted truck traffic on two highways linking the Donetsk People’s Republic capital with the Russian border, the DPR Interior Ministry press service reported on Thursday. “Traffic restrictions apply to T-05-08 road (Donetsk-Novoazovsk-Sedovo) and T-05-07 road (Donetsk, Khartzyzsk-Uspenka checkpoint) until completion of snow cleaning,” the report said. Road police are […]

Crisis Headquarters on 24-hour alert as snowfalls hit DPR
15:29, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic is in a state of emergency due the worsening weather, the Republic’s Emergencies Ministry said on Thursday. The Inter-departmental Crisis Headquarters led by DPR Emergencies Minister Alexey Kostrubitsky began round-the-clock operation. Video communication with DPR towns and districts has been launched and a hot line (062-342-69-99, […]

Power engineers alerted as adverse weather hits DPR – Ministry
12:36, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic Regional Power Supplier company (REK) has switched to the ‘intensive operation mode’ due to adverse weather, the DPR Coal and Energy Ministry said on Thursday. “REK personnel are on intensive duty; in Donetsk alone, 41 repair teams and 43 units of equipment are working,” the Ministry […]

If Kiev strives for peace, Gorlovka bomb shelter attackers will be punished – Morozova
11:47, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. The shelling of a Gorlovka’s bomb shelter with people inside violates not only the Minsk accords but also norms of international law, Donetsk People’s Republic ombudswoman Darya Morozova said on Thursday. “I learnt that Ukrainian armed formations shelled the town of Gorlovka with mortars on February 5,” Morozova said. “Not […]

Ukrainian forces shell DPR ten times over 24 hours, cause damage – JCCC
10:55, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire on the contact line with the Donetsk People’s Republic ten times over the past 24 hours, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Thursday. “Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire ten times expending […]

Bad weather leaves 11,000 customers without electricity in 30 DPR settlements
10:36, February 06, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. Some 11,000 customers across the Donetsk People’s Republic were left without electricity because of bad weather, the DPR Emergencies Ministry press service reported on Thursday. “On Wednesday, adverse weather caused power outages affecting  1,701customers in ten villages in the Shakhtyorskiy district, 2,535 customers and six social infrastructure facilities in Shakhtyorsk’s […]

Etherington arrives to Donbass – OSCE SMM
15:03, February 05, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Mark Etherington, Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, has arrived to Donbass on a working visit, Dragana Nikolic-Solomon, Chief of Press and Public Information Unit of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine said. “Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine […]

Bomb shelter damaged in Gorlovka, some people remain inside
13:31, February 05, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. A bomb shelter in northwestern Gorlovka sustained a hit during Ukrainian attack as people were hiding there, the city mayor Ivan Prikhodko said. Ukrainian army opened fire on Shakhta 6/7 in northern Gorlovka in the morning firing 120 mm mortar rounds. “A bomb shelter in a non-functioning school at 26 […]

MGB detains DPR resident spying in favor of Ukraine
12:11, February 05, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. The DPR Ministry of State Security has detained a Republican resident for espionage in favor of Ukrainian security service, the MGB press service said. “The MGB has detained Parfenyuk Dmitry Alexandrovich, year of birth 1989, on suspicion of espionage in favor of Ukrainian special services. He was recruited by the […]

Ukrainian army violates ceasefire 18 times in 24 hours
11:30, February 05, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Kiev forces violated the ceasefire 18 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 18. The total number of rounds fired is 106.” Townships on the Donetsk, Gorlovka and […]

Ukrainian army attacks two SMM’s UAVs in 24 hours
11:29, February 05, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Kiev forces opened fire on SMM’s UAVs twice in the past 24 hours, DPR People’ Militia said. “In the past 24 hours, our observers recorded two attacks on the UAVs of the OSCE SMM from the positions of the 3rd battalion of 92nd brigade in Yuryivka (west of Gorlovka) and […]

Kiev forces shell northern Gorlovka, township without power
10:10, February 05, 2020

Donetsk, Feb 5 – DAN. Ukrainian army opened fire on Shakhta 6/7 in northern Gorlovka firing 120 mm mortar rounds, the city mayor Ivan Prikhodko said. “Shakhta 6/7 township is under attack. There were three hits at 21 Mira street. Nearly 20 rounds of 120 mm caliber exploded. The township is without power,” he said. […]