Donbass Life

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 14:53

The head of the DPR's Pension Fund Galina Sagaidakova reported that 523,000 people in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic got pensions in an amount of 2.1 billion rubles in July.

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Friday, July 31, 2015 - 18:20

31 July during the shelling of Gorlovka from the Ukrainian side two water purification installations and a pipeline of Severskiy Donets-Donbass channel were damaged. Because of this the DPR loses dozens of thousands cubic meters of water. Still there is no possibility to fix the pipeline and the water purification installations because of the frequent shelling by the Ukrainian army.

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 17:34

Beforetime prosperous zoo in Dokuchaevsk (about 40 km from Donetsk) tries to survive not only during frequent Ukrainian shelling, but also without any financial support. The fighters of the DPR's Army take care of the zoo inhabitants, but still there is lack of food.
There are many different animals and birds: monkeys, llamas, racoons, kangaroos, eagles, fish, boas etc.

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 14:45

The first marriage in the DPR was officially registered. The ceremony took place in Makeevka. Alexei Konyahin and Tatiana Germanyuk got the first marriage certificate. Alexei is the commander of the second self-propelled artillery system battery. The wedding ceremony was attended by the head of the DPR Alexander Zakharchenko. He congratulated newly wedded couple.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 21:03

On 29 July the leader of the Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko had a meeting with the Donetsk railway workers and congratulated them with their professional holiday.

"You have been working under shelling in very tough conditions. Your labour is really neded and respected", - Mr. Zakharchenko said.

The meeting continued with the concert.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 14:38

The head of the DPR Alexander Zakharchenko congratulated the local residents on the occasion of the Day of Rus Christianization, stressing the importance of this holiday to our nation. The head of the state wished domestic audience heartful joy and family welfare.

DONi News Agency

Sunday, July 26, 2015 - 00:53

On 25 July Vladimir Visotskiy tribute concert took place in Donetsk. People gathered to listen to his songs' covers by the local performers.

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Friday, July 24, 2015 - 16:53

The Donetsk fashion designer Svetlana Topalova participated in the fashion and design contest Passerella Mediterranea - 2015 in Italy and won the first and the second places as "the best accessories designer" and "the best stylist". Mrs. Topalova devoted her victory to the DPR and Donetsk.

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Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 23:53

Late evening 23 July OSCE Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug urgently came to Donetsk because of the morning protest action of Donbass people when they painted the OSCE cars in order to make OSCE representatives tell the truth. In his opinion it was not the people's discontent with OSCE work, but the act of vandalism, so Alexander Hug demended to investigate this case.

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 17:17

On 23 July the 33d humanitarian convoy from Russia came to Donbass. It contains about 500 tons of food and medications, including targeted aid from Russian miners to the miners of Donbass. The convoy was unloaded by the volunteers.

DONi News Agency

Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 12:09

On 23 July the citizens of Donetsk made the protest action against the OSCE representatives work on the territory of the DPR by graffiti painting of their cars. People put the pictures of sunglasses, hearts, dollars, words "Peace", "Save us from Kiev", "Tell the truth" etc.