DPR Defense: 60 households in 10 townships damaged by Kiev forces over the week
15:08, December 09, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 9 – DAN. About 60 households in 10 townships across DPR were damaged by Ukrainian armed forces fire this week, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Colonel Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Friday. ‘Ukrainian terrorists damaged 59 households in Staromikhailovka (west of Donetsk); Leninskoye, Sakhanka and Kominternovo […]

DPR Command: Ukrainian forces shell Republic more than 10.5 thousand times over week
14:20, December 09, 2016

Под огнем ВСУ оказались 28 населенных пунктов

Kiev forces fire at repair teams restoring power to Donetsk water treatment plant
12:30, December 09, 2016

Earlier today DPR Operations Command said that Russian side in the JCCC had reached an agreement with the Ukrainian side on a 'silence regime'

Alexander Hug to visit Donetsk on Dec. 14 – source
11:07, December 09, 2016

The previous day he is to visit Mariupol

Greek anti-Nazis bring Sparta land to Motorola grave
16:53, December 08, 2016

Arsen Pavlov was killed on 16 October

Ukrainian forces occupy residential houses in Avdeyevka – Basurin
16:22, December 08, 2016

Some 20 families had to abandon their homes

Ukrainian heavy artillery shells Donetsk, 13 houses damaged
11:27, December 08, 2016

Two civilians was injured

Kiev ignores instructions from the Contact Group and the Normandy Four – DPR Foreign Ministry
19:39, December 07, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 7 – DAN. Kiev has ignored all instructions from the Contact Group and the Normandy Four, Minsk negotiation remain at critical condition, said DPR acting Foreign Minister, DPR rep in political subgroup Natalia Nikonorova. “The situation in talks over political issues is critical. Today we didn’t manage to start discussing the Steinmeier’s formula. […]

Contact Group winds up negotiations, next meeting scheduled for December 21
19:34, December 07, 2016

At today's talks the participants discussed POW swap, implementation of the agreement on disengagement of forces and other questions

Morozova says Kiev is not ready for meaningful dialog on POW swap
18:25, December 07, 2016

She urged Ukraine's president Petr Poroshenko to make 'a political decision' that would facilitate the swap

DPR intelligence: Slovakian instructors observed training Ukrainian military in Donbass
15:00, December 07, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 7 – DAN. DPR intelligence uncovered along the line of contact Ukrainian armed forces howitzers, 10 self-propelled artillery pieces and military instructors from Slovakia, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency. “Our intelligence keeps recording reinforcement of Ukrainian armed forces in proximity of the contact […]

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 2.5 thousand times over 24 hours – DPR Command
14:36, December 07, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 7 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled frontline areas of the Donetsk People’s Republic 2,453 times over the past 24 hours, injuring one militiaman, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told a news briefing at Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. “Over the past 24 hours, the number of ceasefire violations increased to 2,453 […]

Blocks of flats, gas pipe damaged in Dokuchaevsk by Kiev’s shelling
9:50, December 07, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 7 – DAN. Three blocks of flats and a gas pipe were damaged in Dokuchaevsk by Kiev’s shelling overnight, local administration head told DAN. “In Dokuchaevsk blocks of flats and a gas pipe sustained damage on Lenina str 108, Tsentralnaya str 91, 96,” said Alexander Kachanov. Utility workers are repairing the gas pipe […]

DPR re-launches agricultural machinery manufacturer
19:46, December 06, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 6 – DAN. DPR’s only agricultural machinery manufacturing enterprise located in Donetsk’s frontline area resumed operation on Tuesday, two year after it wa shut down as Kiev launched an offensive on Donbass. Donbass-Agromash is situated in Donetsk’s Kiyevskiy district in the vicinity of the airport. It will manufacture towing and attachable implements, such […]

DPR expects Kiev to unblock prisoner exchange at 7 Dec Minsk talks
17:42, December 06, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 6 – DAN. DPR hopes that Ukraine will unblock the ‘all-for-all’ prisoner exchange process at the scheduled for December 7 talks, the Republic’s ombudswoman Darya Morozova said. “I wish to express the hope that Ukrainian representatives brace up for unblocking the exchange process and breaking the deadlock. It all depends on the Ukrainian […]

Zakharchenko urges Kiev to lift blockade to solve Donbass economic problems
17:18, December 06, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 6 – DAN. Humanitarian and economic Donbass settlement issues should be resolved by lifting the blockade of the region and granting amnesty to all conflict participants and political prisoners, DPR Head Aleksander Zakharchenko said in a special statement on Tuesday. “Lifting of economic blockade and amnesty for all conflicts participants and political prisoners […]

Ukraine employs new tactic not to fulfil Minsk-2 agreements – DPR head
16:11, December 06, 2016

He added that Kiev is mistrusted not only in Donbass but also elsewhere in the world

Ukrainian forces fire 1,000 artillery rounds at DPR frontline areas over 24 hours
14:06, December 06, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 6 – DAN. The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense as Ukrainian forces fired almost 1,000 artillery and mortar rounds at DPR frontline territory since Monday, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin told Donetsk News Agency. “Ukrainian gunmen violated the ceasefire 1,295 times over the past 24 hours, firing 30 […]

PR activists present local history museum with 300-meter St George’s ribbon
13:50, December 06, 2016

St George ribbon is widely used to commemorate World War II heroes, It also became a symbol of 2014 Ukraine government overthrow opponents and Donbass freedom fighters

Phoenix subscribers can now call to 50 countries
16:49, December 05, 2016

Donetsk, Dec 5 – DAN. DPR state mobile carrier Phoenix subscribers are able to make calls to 50 countries around the world as of today, the minister of communications Viktor Yatsenko told DAN. “Phoenix customers are now given the option of calling to the phone numbers of over 50 countries. At the moment only outcoming […]