Ukrainian shelling causes power outage at Gorlovka water treatment facilities
11:55, April 09, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. Ukrainian army strikes caused a power outage at the water treatment facilities in the Golmovskiy neighbourhood in the northern outskirts of Gorlovka on Tuesday morning, Donetsk People’s Republic Construction and Housing Utilities Deputy Minister Vitaly Kizhayev said. “The Golmovskiy water treatment facilities were left without power supply as a result […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 18 times over 24 hours, fire 93 rounds at DPR – JCCC
11:06, April 09, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 18 times over the past 24 hours firing more than 90 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 […]

3,000 customers left without electricity as Ukrainian forces shell Gorlovka
10:12, April 09, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 9 – DAN. Ukrainian forces opened fire at Gorlovka on Tuesday morning causing a power outage at the Golmovskiy neighbourhood in the northern part of the town, the Donetsk People’s Republic Coal and Energy Ministry press service said. “Ukrainian armed formations delivered massive fire on the Gorlovka axis causing a partial blackout,” the […]

DPR sentences Ukrainian spy to 12 years in jail
17:06, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. The DPR Appeals Chamber has upheld the 12-year sentence to a spy who worked for the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU). The investigation revealed that the citizen Sh. was hooked by the Ukrainian Security Service in January 2017 and since then carried out visual observation of the residence of one of […]

★ JCCC: Two civilian women injured in DPR by Ukrainian attacks
15:38, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. Two civilian women, in Gorlovka and Dokuchayevsk, have been injured today as a result of shelling by Ukrainian forces, the DPR Mission to the JCCC said. “Today, the Ukrainian armed formations opened fire on Staromikhailovka from Krasnogorovka direction. A civilian woman born in 1940 sustained an injury.” At the time […]

Water supply stable across DPR – Ministry of Construction
13:05, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. DPR water supply facilities are functioning as normal, the Deputy Minister of Construction and Public Utilities Vitaliy Kizhayev said. “According to situation reports from local administrations, all water facilities are operating and supplying water to custmers.” Earlier Ukraine announced plans to discontinue power supply to the Voda Donbassa water company […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 85 times over past week, fire 874 rounds
12:15, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 85 times this week expending over 870 rounds, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov. “From April 1 to April 7, 85 ceasefire violations were recorded; the total number of shells fired on the DPR is 874, or […]

★ Civilian woman injured in Gorlovka by Ukrainian shelling
11:52, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. A civilian woman was injured today in Zaitsevo outside Gorlovka due to Ukrainian shelling, the local administration head Ivan Prikhodko said. “As Zaitsevo came under fire, a house on the Rybalko street 180 was damaged, the owner of the house, born in 1982, sustained non-threatening wounds to her lower limbs.” […]

JCCC: Kiev forces open intense fire on Staromikhailovka west of Donetsk
11:02, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. Ukrainian forces launched massive strikes on Staromikhailovka west of Donetsk, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said. “Ukrainian armed formations fired 17 mortar rounds of 82 mm caliber on Staromikhailovka from 9.25 a.m. to 9.55 a.m.” The JCCC later said that […]

DPR museum researcher to speak on postmodern counter-culture at conference in Moscow
10:48, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. A DPR Republican Arts Museum fellow researcher is to deliver a report on functions of culture in the environment of postmodern at a conference in the Moscow State University, the Russian Center in the DPR announced. “From April 8 to April 12 a fellow researcher of the DPR Republican Arts […]

JCCC: Ukrainian army violates ceasefire six times in 24 hours, 40-plus rounds fired
10:29, April 08, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 8 – DAN. The Ukrainian armed forces violated the ceasefire six times in 24 hours firing 40 rounds at the Donetsk People’s Republic, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said. “Over the past 24 hours the enemy violated the ceasefire six times, firing 41 […]

DPR People’s Militia thwarts infiltration attempt outside the Oktyabr checkpoint
19:24, April 07, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 7 – DAN. DPR People’s Militia has thwarted an infiltration attempt by Ukrainian sabotage groups outside the Oktyabr checkpoint. “Today at 8.30 p.m., war criminal Valeriy Kurach ordered two saboteur groups of 15-20 troops each to advance on the Pischevik – Oktyabr direction for provocation purposes,” the DPR Defense said. One of the […]

DPR defense on high alert as Ukrainian forces plot sabotage operations
17:20, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. Ukrainian special services are plotting sabotage operations on the eve of the presidential election second tour, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. DPR forces have been put on high alert in connection with these reports, he said. “The Ukrainian Ministry of Defense and Special Operations forces have developed […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire nearly 79 times over the week
15:52, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire nearly 80 times this week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin. “Over the week, 78 ceasefire violations were recorded; 23 townships came under fire.” Over this period, the enemy used 82 mm and 120 mm caliber mortars, anti-tank missile systems, IFVs, grenade launchers, […]

DPR launches Young Guard – Yunarmiya youth patriotic organization
13:08, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. The DPR has launched a military-style youth patriotic organization, the Young Guard – Yunarmiya (Youth Army), DAN correspondent reports. The Donetsk-based organization has adopted the Charter defining its structure, territorial branches (Donetsk, Gorlovka, Komsomolsk and Novoazovsk) and leadership at the conference in the Museum of the Great Patriotic War. DPR […]

Frisch is satisfied with living standards in Donetsk detention center
11:37, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. The Coordinator of the Humanitarian working group Ambassador Toni Frisch has been satisfied with the living standards of a Donetsk remand he visited today. “I want to thank the authorities, and the warden, and I emphasize that they treat the detainees decently. They are provided with everything they need, including […]

OSCE’s Frisch hopes for a soon prisoner swap between Ukraine and DPR
11:23, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. The OSCE insists on the soonest prisoner exchange between the DPR and Ukraine, the Coordinator of the Humanitarian working group Ambassador Toni Frisch told jourmalists in Donetsk after he visited a detention center. “I hope that the exchange will take place as soon as possible. My colleagues and me are struggling […]

JCCC: Kiev forces violate ceasefire 9 times, fire 109 shells
10:02, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. The Ukrainian armed forces violated the ceasefire nine times in 24 hours firing 109 rounds at the Donetsk People’s Republic, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said. “Over the past 24 hours the enemy violated the ceasefire nine times, firing 109 […]

OSCE’s Toni Frisch meets Donetsk remand wardens
9:49, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. The Coordinator of the Humanitarian working group Ambassador Toni Frisch has held a meeting with the management of one of the Donetsk detention centers where Ukrainian service members are being held, DAN correspondent says. Acting head of the facility Alexey Mazchenko and DPR Ombudswoman Daria Morozova were also present. “We […]

OSCE’s Toni Frisch arrives in Donetsk with working visit
9:32, April 05, 2019

Donetsk, Apr 5 – DAN. The Coordinator of the Humanitarian working group Ambassador Toni Frisch has arrived in Donetsk with a working visit, DAN correspondent says. Frisch is expected to visit the Donetsk detention center and the Torez and Nikitovskaya penitentiaries, where Ukrainian service members are being held. The OSCE’s representative is going to inspect […]