The bill allowing residents of the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics to come to Russia and work without a labour patent was submitted to the State Duma on Thursday. The document was placed to the Duma electronic database.
The UN called on Kiev to pay pensions to the residents of Donbass, reported Assistant High Commissioner for Operations of the United Nations Agency for Refugees (UNHCR) George Okoth-Obbo.
More than 1,700 families living near the contact line received assistance from the Public Headquarters for the front-line districts since December last year, the head of the public headquarters, the MP of the People's Council of the Donetsk People's Republic Ekaterina Martyanova states.
The United Donbass Fund public organization paid out almost 71 million rubles of monetary assistance to the needy residents of the region during its work period, Fund Chairman Oleg Balykin states.
The social and economic situation in the 10-kilometre zone in the Kiev-controlled territory near the demarcation line in Donbass is consistently bad, a member of the coordinators' council of the Vostok-SOS charity foundation, Konstantin Reutsky, said.
Four students of the Donetsk National Medical University named after M. Gorky are headed to the VI All-Russian Student Olympiad on Applied Medical Training "Golden MedSkill", which will be held today in Moscow. This was reported in the press service of the Russian Center of the Republic.
114 families with many children and 16 Great Patriotic War veterans and veterans of the Second World War from Kiev-controlled territories received one-time financial aid from the DPR in the 1st quarter of the present year, reports the press-service of the DPR Ministry of Labor and Social Policy.
Employees of the call center of the Donbass people reunification humanitarian program have received over 7,6 thousand calls from region’s citizens since the beginning of the year, reports the press service of the DPR Communications Ministry.
Over the first quarter of 2018 the state coal producers of the Donetsk People's Republic handed over more than 35,000 tons of coal to their employees and pensioners, the press service of the Ministry of Coal and Energy of the Republic reports.
The number of established detainees in Donbass is 37 from the Ukrainian side and 104-109 from the republics held by Ukraine.
This was announced on Friday by the representative of Kiev in the humanitarian subgroup of the Contact Group for the settlement of the conflict in Donbass, the leader of the movement "Ukrainian Choice" Viktor Medvedchuk.
The Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Alexander Hug, at a press conference in Lugansk urged the parties to the conflict in Donbass to open new checkpoints for civilians at the contact line.
Citizens of the locality of Krutaya Balka received humanitarian help from employees of Makeyevka metallurgical plant named after S. Kirov, reports the head of the Special Staff for transferring enterprises of Ukrainian jurisdiction to the DPR external management, Olga Pozdnyakova.
Employees of the DPR Human Rights Ombudsman’s office in cooperation with the International Red Cross Committee’s representatives delivered food for people, released from Ukrainian captivity, reports the Ombudsman’s office press-service.
The United Donbass Fund public organization paid out monetary assistance totaling nearly 24 million rubles to needy residents of the region since the beginning of the current year, Fund Chairman Oleg Balykin states.
Humanitarian convoy of the Russian Federation's EMERCOM, the 75th already, has arrived in the DPR capital today, informed about this in the press service of the rescue department of the Donetsk People's Republic.
The 75th humanitarian convoy of Russia's Rescue Ministry will arrive in Donbass on March 29. This was reported today in the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Donetsk People's Republic.