ECHR registered 840 applications from DPR residents over Kiev war crimes
14:10, December 28, 2016

  Donetsk, Dec 28 – DAN. The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) registered 840 applications from Donbass residents who suffered from Kiev’s offensive, said a member of DPR committee on recording Kiev’s was crimes, lawyer Yulia Nikitina. “We lodged 840 complaints to ECHR, they replied that our statements and complaints had been received. They […]

DPR to file 70 cases on Kiev’s war crimes against children to ICC
12:12, December 28, 2016

The files concern child deaths, data on injuries is being collected

Over 8,000 internally displaced in DPR – Ombudswoman
11:10, December 28, 2016

Around 400 of them forced to flee to DPR for political reasons

Hundred DPR supporters illegally kept in Ukrainian secret prisons – DPR ombudswoman
10:25, December 28, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 28 – DAN. About a hundred DPR supporters not included by Ukraine in exchange lists might be kept in illegal prisons, said DPR ombudswoman Daria Morozova. “To my knowledge, around 100 our guys are kept in secret prisons.” Earlier Morozova said the Republic is aware of at least 15 secret prisons of Ukraine’s […]

Kiev fired 130 rounds overnight targeting DPR territory
10:22, December 28, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 28 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired almost 130 mortar rounds since Tuesday evening, targeting Donetsk western outskirts, Debaltsevo neighborhood and south DPR villages, a defense source told DAN. “From 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Ukrainian forces fired 128 82mm and 120 mm mortar rounds targeting DPR,” the source said. Ukrainian forces targeted Trudovskiye […]

DPR reopens fire station in Makeyevka shut down by Ukraine 7 years ago
19:58, December 27, 2016

Здание восстановили сотрудники МЧС своими силами, техникой помогла Россия

Released LPR militiaman tells about tortures in Ukrainian prison
17:51, December 27, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 27 – DAN. LPR militiaman Vladislav Kondalov, released from Ukrainian captivity on 18 December, said tortures were routine practice in Ukrainian prisons. “They were tough on me from the moment of detention,” Kondalov told a news conference at Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “I heard constant threats; they broke my head and wanted […]

Kiev’s 18 December release of 3 DPR supporters not act of goodwill – Morozova
17:14, December 27, 2016

DPR State Security Ministry did not rule out SBU plot to assassinate DPR supporters in the ‘grey zone‘

DPR, LPR ready for “690-for-47” prisoner exchange with Kiev – ombudswoman
16:09, December 27, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 27 – DAN. DPR and LPR authorities are ready for prisoner exchange with Kiev based on “690-for-47” formula, DPR ombudswoman Darya Morozova told reporters on Tuesday. “These are some 690 people (including LPR residents) confirmed by Ukrainian side. For our part, we’re ready to release 47 people. Separately, it’s “494-for-41” exchange for DPR, […]

DPR militiaman killed by Ukrainian shelling over past 24 hours
14:34, December 27, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 27 – DAN. A DPR militiaman was killed over the past 24 hours as Ukrainian forces shelled the Republic’s militia positions, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “One DPR militiaman was killed as our positions were shelled,” Basurin said. Ukrainian forces violated […]

Zakharchenko accuses Poroshenko of blocking ‘all-for-all’ prisoner exchange
14:32, December 27, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 27 – DAN. Ukrainian President Petr Poroshenko deliberately protracts the Minsk process, DPR Head Aleksandr Zakharchenko said on Tuesday. “The ‘ all-for-all’ principle spelled out in the Minsk agreements does not work, because the Ukrainian president and his government are helpless in this issue and deliberately protract the Minsk process,” Zakharchenko said, according […]

DPR authorities hand over 2 prisoners to Ukraine as goodwill gesture
10:34, December 27, 2016

Earlier, the Republics’ leaders said they were making the move in the hope to facilitate the release of DPR and LPR citizens held captive in Ukraine

Ukrainian army shells Aleksandrovka checkpoint area with mortars
19:18, December 26, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 26 – DAN. Ukrainian forces on Monday afternoon shelled Aleksandrovka checkpoint area west of Donetsk on the contact line between Ukraine and DPR, a Republican defense source told Donetsk News Agency. “At 3:35 p.m. Ukrainian side opened fire at Aleksandrovka crossing point area with 120mm mortars,” the DPR officer said. As of the […]

Kiev forces fire 190 times at DPR frontline areas over past 24 hours – Basurin
15:23, December 26, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 26 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 189 times over the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency on Monday. “Despite the effective “silence regime”, Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 189 times over the past 24 hours,” Basurin said. Ukrainian forces […]

Ukrainian army deploys howitzer battalion, 3 antiaircraft systems to Donetsk area
14:44, December 26, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 26 – DAN. Ukrainian army deployed 14 Akatsia self-propelled howitzers and three Osa air-defence systems to Lastochkino and Tonenkoye villages north-west of Donetsk, LPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency on Monday. “Our intelligence keeps recording the strengthening of Ukrainian forces positions near the contact […]

DPR, LPR to hand over 2 detainees to Savchenko in goodwill gesture
14:07, December 26, 2016

The move is expected to facilitate the release of DPR and LPR citizens held captive in Ukraine

DPR people pay tribute to victims of Tu-154 that crashed in the Black Sea
20:22, December 25, 2016

Zakharchenko declared a nation-wide mourning in DPR on December 26

Kiev forces violated ceasefire almost 150 times since midnight
13:05, December 24, 2016

Strikes continue despite recent ceasefire agreement

Kiev deploys MLRS Smerch and Grad to Donetsk area, UAVs activated operation
17:34, December 23, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 23 – DAN. Ukrainian armed forces deployed MLRS Smerch and Grad to Donetsk and Gorlovka areas, said Operations Command deputy commander Colonel Eduard Basurin. “On Gorlovka axis an MLRS Grad battalion was located, as well as two 120mm mortar firing sections, two mechanized companies and two tank companies.” MLRS Smerch, Grad firing section, […]

Kiev shells Debaltsevo, kindergarten, school, church and 5 houses damaged
17:19, December 23, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 23 – DAN. Ukrainian armed forces opened fire on Debaltsevo residential areas using heavy weapons, a kindergarten, a school and at least five residential houses are damaged, the town administration press service said. “In the daytime Ukrainian armed forces opened fire on Debaltsevo residential areas using heavy weapons. Walls of a kindergarten that […]