The official visit of the Head of the UN Human Rights Mission to Ukraine Fiona Frazer to Donetsk will take place on 25th of January, reports the DPR Human Rights Ombudsman Daria Morozova.
Kiev handed over to the republics of Donbass a woman pardoned by the ‘president’ of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko, told the vice-speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, Irina Gerashchenko, referring to the SBU and the press service of the administration of the head of the Ukrainian state.
Two medical workers of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) have gone to the Ulyanovsk region to exchange experience with their Russian counterparts, a participant of the trip, employee of the Republican Cancer Center Mikhail Kondakov states.
The United Donbass Fund public organization paid out monetary assistance amounting to over 43 million rubles to the Donbass residents in need in 2017, Fund Chairman Oleg Balykin states.
The community facilities of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) restored power supply to the locality of Yasnoye (Dokuchayevsk suburbs) which had been disrupted by the shelling on the part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) at night, DPR Ministry of Coal and Energy, Press-Service reports.
The Verkhovna Rada did not vote for Amendment No. 311 to the Law on the Reintegration of Donbass, which proposed to renew the payment of pensions to residents of the DPR and the LPR.
This was reported on the Facebook page by the author of the amendment, People's Deputy of Ukraine Natalia Veselova.
The International Committee of the Red Cross is still ready to act as an independent intermediary in the process of creating security zones near the infrastructure and life support facilities on the contact line in Donbass, stated the head of the ICRC office in Donetsk, Michel Saad.
Employment Centers of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) provided eighteen thousand people including builders who were involved in restoring the residential areas damaged by shelling with temporary work, DPR Republican Employment Center, Director Tamara Kozenko states.
DPR schoolchildren received about 70 New Year's and Christmas cards sent by their Finnish peers, said the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic.
The Donetsk Republic (DR) parliamentary faction held more than 200 various events for the children of the DPR dead servicemen in 2017, Faction Chief Alexander Kostenko stated this at a briefing in Donetsk.
2,400 children, who live near the contact line got New Year’s presents with sweets from the Public headquarter for the DPR near-front territories, reports the headquarters’ head, DPR People’s Council member, Ekaterina Martyanova.
Nearly 190 thousand DPR citizens and Kiev-controlled territory residents attended events devoted to the New Year and Christmas holidays, reports the DPR Culture Ministry’s press-service.
The DPR will raise the issue of the disparity in the number of prisoners transferred under the previously announced, stated Alexander Zakharchenko, the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic.
The DPR government will rise benefits for families with children, reports the DPR Head Alexander Zakhrchenko.
“In the third quarter of the current year we are planning to raise social support benefits for families with children,” said Zakharchenko.
The DPR government will provide all needed aid to people, who were released from the Ukrainian captivity, reports the DPR Head, Alexander Zakharchenko.
During the holidays Donetsk Republican art museum had held 70 events attended by over 4 thousand DPR citizens and Kiev-controlled territories' residents, reports the deputy head of the museum, Elena Glubokaya.