Nine DPR servicemen killed and 13 wounded on south axis
17:36, October 21, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 21 – DAN. Nine DPR servicemen were killed and 13 wounded since situation have deteriorated on the south axis, DPR Minister of Defense said. “Nine our defenders sacrificed their lives to repel all Ukrainian attacks. 12 servicemen were wounded,” Vladimir Kononov told a briefing at DAN news agency press center. He added that […]

DPR: Harmonizing Road map on Minsk Agreements can be drawn out by Kiev
15:06, October 21, 2016

Germany and France are likely to put in their proposals till the end of November

DPR frontline areas hit almost 160 times overnight
10:57, October 21, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 21 – DAN. Ukrainian forces have shelled Donetsk outskirts, Yasinovataya and DPR south areas with 158 artillery and mortar rounds overnight, a DPR defence sourse told DAN. “From 6 p.m. to 2.30 a.m. Ukrainian side shelled Trudovskiye and Staromikhailovka west of Donetsk, Spartak village north of Donetsk, Yasinovataya industrial area, Leninskoye and Sakhanka […]

DPR not to abandon Debaltsevo – envoy
19:02, October 20, 2016

Donetsk, Oct20 – DAN. DPR authorities will not agree to leave Debaltsevo, the safety of its residents being the primary concern, DPR envoy to Minsk negotiations, People’s Council Chairman Denis Pushilin told the Donetsk News Agency on Thursday. On Wednesday, Ukrainian President Petr Poroshenko said after the Normandy Four talks in Berlin that Debaltsevo should […]

Pushilin: DPR supports Normandy Four decision to draw up a road map
18:58, October 20, 2016

Road map will put an end to Ukraine's speculations over Minsk process, he added

DPR Command reports 80 Italian and French mercenaries in the Kramatorsk
16:48, October 20, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 20 – DAN. DPR intelligence spotted up to 80 Italian and French mercenaries in the Kramatorsk airport which is currently occupied by Ukrainian forces, said the Republic’s military official. “Foreign mercenaries were reported to be in the Kramatorsk airport, there are up to 80 Italians and Frenchmen,” said DPR Operations Command deputy commander […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 480 times over past 24 hours – DPR Сommand
14:20, October 20, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 20 – DAN. Ukrainian forces have shelled the frontline area of the Donetsk People’s Republic 481 times in the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy chief Eduard Basurin said at a news briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “The situation in the republic remains tense. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire […]

DPR frontline areas hit almost 380 times overnight
11:25, October 20, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 20 – DAN. Ukrainian forces have shelled Donetsk outskirts, Yasinovataya and DPR south areas with 378 artillery and mortar rounds overnight, a DPR defence sourse told DAN. “From 7 p.m. to 1.30 a.m. Ukrainian side shelled with 122mm artillery, 82mm and 120mm mortars Trudovskiye, Aleksandrovka and Staromikhailovka west of Donetsk, Spartak village north […]

Donetsk university scientists get first ever Russian patent for invention
20:19, October 19, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 19 – DAN. Scientists of the Donetsk National Technical University (DonNTU) invented a device for converting thermal energy into electricity. The patent for pioneer technology, issued in Russia, became the first in DPR history, Assistant Professor at the DonNTU Department of Industrial Thermal Engineering Dmitry Parkhomenko told the Donetsk News Agency. “Russia’s Federal […]

Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 595 times over past 24 hours – DPR Сommand
20:15, October 19, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 19 – DAN. Ukrainian forces have shelled the frontline area of the Donetsk People’s Republic 595 times in the past 24 hours, DPR Operations Command deputy chief Eduard Basurin said at a news briefing at the Donetsk News Agency on Wednesday. “By and large, there’s been a sharp aggravation of the situation in […]

Over 50 thousand in Donetsk bid farewell to Colonel Arseniy Pavlov
15:07, October 19, 2016

Police says 400 law enforcement officials provided security

Donetsk center comes to a standstill as funeral procession for Motorola passes along the streets
13:58, October 19, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 19 – DAN. The funeral procession began to move through the center of Donetsk to commemorate DPR fallen Hero Arsen Pavlov, best known under his nom de guerre Motorola. DAN correspondent estimates around 10 thousand people gathered today to pay last tribute to the hero filling the central square and adjoining streets, with […]

Donbass people pay last respect to DPR Hero Motorola as he lies in state
11:31, October 19, 2016

Police closed traffic on the city central Artem street to allow the queue of people to say farewell to the hero

Kiev shells Gorlovka with white phosphorus cluster munitions
10:14, October 19, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelled Gol’movskiy village outside Gorlovka the previous evening, using white phosphorus (WP) cluster munitions, city administration told DAN. “At 6 p.m. Gol’movskiy was hit with white phosphorus cluster munitions that did not explode. No casualties or damage were reported,” he said. In September the DPR intelligence spotted Ukrainian armed […]

Ministry presents DPR employment history book
20:52, October 18, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. The Ministry of Labour and Social Policy of the Donetsk People’s Republic has unveiled an employment history state-recognized form. The document standard layout was presented by Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Policy Denis Strelchenko at the press center of the Donetsk News Agency on Tuesday. “The forms and filling-in […]

Redeploying Ukrainian forces, hardware to disengagement areas unacceptable – DPR
19:52, October 18, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. DPR envoy to Minsk negotiations, People’s Council Chairman Denis Pushilin said redeployment of Ukrainian hardware to the disengagement areas in Donbass is unacceptable. “We should be discussing the next clauses on disengagement now, but Ukraine has not yet fulfilled the previous decision,” Pushilin told reporters on Tuesday after a video […]

Pushilin hopes political decisions emerge after Normady Four meeting
19:33, October 18, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Peaceful settlement of Donbass crisis requires political decisions, DPR looks to the Normady Four meeting in Berlin on October, 19th to give an impulse to it. “All the sides agreed that political decisions are necessary, but there are none. We hope they emerge after the Normady Four meeting and the […]

Shelling hits DPR south areas, two militiamen killed
16:14, October 18, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian forces shelling of DPR south areas killed two militiamen, the Republic’s Operations Command said today. “Ukrainian side keeps shelling DPR territory. Two militiamen were killed as Kiev shelled DPR south villages with banned weapons,” Command’s rep said. The figures of civilian casualties are specified. Earlier DPR Operations Command reported […]

DPR intelligence: Kiev deploys 30 tanks to a summer camp west of Donetsk
15:38, October 18, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian forces deployed 30 tanks to the territory of a summer camp in Galitsinovka, Mar’inskiy district, said DPR operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin citing intelligence data. “A tank battalion of 30 tanks was spotted arriving in a summer camp in Galitsinovka, 18 km from the contact line,” he said. […]

Basurin: Ukrainian forces shell DPR south villages
15:17, October 18, 2016

Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian forces started shelling DPR south villages – Sakhanka, Kominternovo, Leninskoye and Bezymennoye, a DPR defense official said speaking at DAN press center. “Right now Sakhanka, Kominternovo, Leninskoye and Bezymennoye are being hit, Ukrainian armed forces use 152mm artillery and 120mm mortars,” said DPR operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin. […]