Six hundred people including Minister of Sport took part in public sport activities
19:39, September 24, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 24 – DAN. Almost six hundred people aged from 8 to 88 gathered today in Donetsk park to participate in sport activities and try to hit qualifying standards. The tradition of public qualifications called “Ready for Labor and Defense” dates back to Soviet Union era and is considered to be a healthy lifestyle […]

DPR militiamen deployed field kitchens for Donetsk and Gorlovka people
16:06, September 24, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 24 – DAN. DPR military command deployed field kitchens to Zaitsevo and Golmovsky villages, Gorlovka and Oktyabrskiy village in Donetsk northern part, according to deputy commander of DPR Operations Command Colonel Eduard Basurin. “Field kitchens were deployed today in Zaitsevo near the village council building, in Oktyabrskiy village central market, in Golmovskiy near […]

DPR plans to print 6 hundred thousand ballots for the primaries
10:53, September 24, 2016

All those eligible will be able to cast votes on October 2

Disengagement of forces possible in other areas along the line of contact – Pushilin
16:34, September 23, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 23 – DAN. Disengagement of forces and military hardware in Donbass is possible in several additional areas, head of DPR delegation to Minsk negotiations Denis Pushilin stated. “If this (pilot project of disengagement) proves to be a success, (a similar pullback) in other areas will begin,” he said. The participants of the Contact […]

Working group on humanitarian issues to discuss SBU recruiting children – DPR ombudswoman
16:18, September 23, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 23 – DAN. The working group on humanitarian issues of the Minsk Contact Group is to discuss at its next meeting the case of Ukraine Security Service (SBU) recruiting children to carry out sabotage acts, DPR Commissioner for Human Rights Daria Morozova said. “We wanted to address the issue of children recruits but […]

Disabled Donetsk residents can vote at home or in hospitals
15:59, September 23, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 23 – DAN. Disabled Donetsk residents can cast ballots in the primaries at home or in hospitals, the Interim Vote Cimmission (IVC) press officer Oleg Balykin stated. “Disabled people can address local (according to the place of residence) vote commissions, they will be put on external vote registers and they will be able to […]

DPR military official: Kiev violated ceasefire over 400 times in a week
14:50, September 23, 2016

Weapons banned under Minsk agreements were used 152 times

Pushilin: US decision to supply lethal weapons to Ukraine might hamper peace process
14:39, September 23, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 23 – DAN. The US possible decision to supply lethal weapons to Ukraine can hamper a peaceful settlement of the Donbass crisis, head of DPR delegation to Minsk talks Denis Pushilin said. “(Lethal) weapon supplies to Ukraine can dramatically hamper a peaceful settlement process. Yet US upper house (Senate) has to pass the […]

DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko signs first decision on forces disengagement in Donbass
12:46, September 23, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 23 – DAN. DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko signed first framework decision on disengagement of forces and military hardware, initialed earlier by the Contact Group on Ukraine in Minsk. “DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko signed the document on disengagement of forces and hardware in Donbass”, announced head of DPR delegation to Minsk negotiations Denis Pushilin. […]

DPR Interim Vote Commission overturns denial for three primaries candidates
18:21, September 22, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 22 – DAN. DPR Interim Vote Commission (IVC) ruled that three candidates were wrongfully denied a registration for the Republican primaries 2016. The decision was taken at an IVC extraordinary meeting in Donetsk. “Seven candidates filed appeals against registration denial. The three of them were sustained today, thus the number of the primaries […]

DPR proposes Kiev the major prisoner swap “618 for 47”
17:11, September 22, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 22 – DAN. Kiev asked DPR for a written proposal on prisoner exсhange on an “all for all” basis, the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Donetsk People’s Republic Daria Morozova said. “Consecutively implementing the terms of Point 6 of the Package of Measures that accounts for hostage exchange we proposed a swap […]

Kiev forces shell DPR territory more than 60 times over 24 hours, militiaman wounded
16:11, September 22, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 22 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled DPR frontline territories more than 60 times over 24 hours, one militiaman was wounded, Republic’s defense authorities stated. “There were 61 violations of ceasefire by Ukrainian forces in 24 hours, a DPR serviceman was wounded as a result of the provocation,” deputy commander of DPR Operations Command […]

Donetsk residents celebrated International Car-Free Day with an environmentalist flash-mob
15:46, September 22, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 22 – DAN. Young Donetsk residents organized a flash-mob to celebrate International Car-Free Day. Participants distributed apples and leaflets in the city’s central square promoting environmental protection and safe traffic.

Russia’s humanitarian convoy delivers 370 tonnes of aid to DPR
10:57, September 22, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 22 – DAN. The Russian Emergencies Ministry humanitarian convoy delivered 370 tonnes of baby formula and medicines to Donbass People’s Republic, a DPR emergencies ministry spokesperson said. “DPR welcomes 56th humanitarian aid convoy, that delivered 370 tonnes of humanitarian cargo, including 305 tonnes of infant formula and 65 tonnes of medicines,” said Roman […]

Campaigning officially launched in DPR
16:00, September 19, 2016

Donetsk, Sep 19 – DAN. Candidates registered to DPR primaries have officially launched their promotion campaigns, the Interim Voting Commission (IVC) press officer Oleg Balykin said. “Campaigning has started today. We ask all self-nominees to provide us samples of their campaign leaflets,” he added. Campaigning is allowed via TV channels, print mass media, public events, […]

Pushilin: Kiev fails to fullfill 12 of 13 Minsk-2 key points
12:03, July 27, 2016

Donetsk, Jul 27 – DAN. Ukraine deliberately escalates the situation in Donbass, head of DPR delegation to Minsk Contact Group Denis Pushilin said. “Ukraine deliberately protracts the negotiations by failing to fulfill terms of the argeements achieved, by tightening economic, food and transport blockade, by escalating the situation along the line of contact”, reads his […]

DPR Head Zakharchenko launches republican public primaries
17:17, July 04, 2016

Donetsk, Jul 04 – DAN. DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko announced today the start of preliminary public voting, the primaries. “To reach our own goal of establishing a state system, on the one hand, and to show, on the other hand, that Ukraine’s complaints are insignificant by nature, we launch DPR primaries”, Zakharchenko’s statement reads. According […]