The swearing-in ceremony of the members of the National Corps organization, created on the basis of the nationalist Azov battalion, took place in Kiev on January 28.
The results of the first Republican annual Person of the Year contest were summed up in Donetsk on January 26. Head of the Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Zakharchenko personally presented awards to the winners.
Head of the Donetsk People's Republic commented on the recent stovepiping concerning the military situation in the DPR, spread by the Ukrainian media.
On Wednesday, January 24, the Acting Minister of Industry and Trade Alexey Granovsky and chief managers of the Donetskstandartmetrology SE, Director General of the Donetskstandartmetrology State Enterprise Ruslan Krivich and Deputy Director General Elena Klimenko, reported to the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic on the work done in the sphere of certification and standar
Viktor Yatsenko, the Acting Minister of communications of the Donetsk People's Republic, stated that he had not suffered any harm from being included in the Western countries' sanctions list, and he is even proud of it.
Almost six thousand civilians have perished in the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics (the DPR and LPR) during the conflict that has been ongoing since April 2014, the Human Rights Commissioner in the DPR Daria Morozova and the LPR Ombudsman Olga Kobtseva reported within the framework of the TASS round table.
On January 22, at a meeting with media representatives, the Head of the DPR commented on the incident with shooting a bus at the Elenovka checkpoint.
On Monday, January 22, the Deputy Chairman of the DPR Council of Ministers, Alexander Timofeyev, reported to the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, on the implementation of the programme for optimizing the water supply system.
On January 22, Alexander Zakharchenko turned to Ukrainian students, who are not needed by their country. In connection with the closure of universities in Ukraine, the Head of the DPR offered to receive education in the Republic.
Released in late 2017, supporters of the DPR while in the Ukrainian captivity were brutally tortured and often held in penitentiary facilities in the neighbourhood of people who committed heavy crimes. Former prisoners shared their stories yesterday.
The Pentagon wants to examine the infrastructure of several Eastern European countries to the case of war with Russia, reported the RT, referring to the documents of the US Defense Logistics Agency, obtained by the edition.
The Donetsk Republican Centre for Maternity and Childhood Protection marked the 55th anniversary on January 14. Its Head Professor Vladimir Chaika celebrated his 80th birthday on the same day.
The DPR Head took part in a mourning rally dedicated to the memory of civilians who died from the shelling by the Ukrainian troops of the Bosse stop on January 22, 2015.
The Ukrainian forces purposefully engaged fire at the bus in the Yelenovka checkpoint area, this is the first warning of Kiev's adoption of the Donbass ‘reintegration’ bill, stated the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko.
The Verkhovna Rada [of Ukraine], having adopted the law on the reintegration of Donbass, chose the path opposite to the peaceful political resolution of the conflict in the region, the plenipotentiary representative of the Russian Federation in the Contact Group for the settlement of the situation in Donbass, Boris Gryzlov, stated on Thursday, January 18.