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  • Dec 08, 2016 | DPR Situation Reports

    The situation in the Donetsk People's Republic remains tense.


    Over the past day the Ukrainian gunmen 1,066 times violated the ceasefire regime. At the same time the enemy has launched 146 artillery shells of 122 and 152 mm caliber, 567 mortar rounds of 120 and 82 mm caliber, and also 980 shells from various types of grenade launchers onto the territory of the Republic. Besides, the IFVs and small arms were used.

  • Dec 08, 2016 | World

    The Council of the European Union and the European Parliament have come to terms over the mechanism that would allow to suspend visa-free agreements which needed to be done before Ukraine, Georgia and Kosovo could be granted visa-free travel rights, a source in the EU Council told TASS.


    "Yes, during inter-institutional consultations a compromise has been reached on a mechanism to suspend visa-free accords," the source said. Now this decision needs to be approved at a European Parliament session.

  • Dec 08, 2016 | Defence

    The number of wounded civilians in shelling of the Kuibyshevsky district of the DPR capital by the Ukrainian units has increased to two, reported the Vice-commander of the DPR Operational Command Eduard Basurin.


    "The number of wounded civilians after AFU shelling of the Kuibyshevsky district totals to two persons – a man and a woman," the representative said.



    DONi News Agency


  • Dec 08, 2016 | Defence

    At least 13 houses in the Kuibyshevsky district of Donetsk were damaged this night as a result of shelling by the AFU, reported the head of the district administration Ivan Adamets.


    ”Now we are carrying out an inspection. At least 13 houses were damaged in the Kuibyshevsky district of Donetsk,” the Defense Ministry rep said.



    The Ukrainian security officers opened fire at the Kuibyshevsky district of Donetsk with artillery of 122 mm caliber this night.

  • Dec 08, 2016 | Defence

    Avdeyevka coke and chemicals plant got under AFU artillery shelling, a fire broke out, informed DPR operational command. 


    On 7 December at 17:00 the Ukrainian officers opened fire toward positions of Republican forces from positions of 92 separate mechanized brigade,



    - stated Vice-Commander of the DPR People's Militia Eduard Basurin.

  • Dec 08, 2016 | Geopolitics

    "We see that the situation continues deteriorating", said Russia's envoy to NATO. "The deterioration of relations between Russia and NATO has started long before the Ukrainian crisis", Alexander Grushko. His interview was published in TASS News on Thursday.


    "The turn in NATO’s policy (toward Russia) has appeared long before the Ukrainian crisis. In the purely propagandist way, this crisis was used to justify plans for NATO’s rearmament and for returning NATO to its initial task ― defending from a large enemy," Grushkov said.

  • Dec 08, 2016 | Politics

    Kiev has ignored all instructions from the Contact Group and the Normandy Four, Minsk negotiations remain at critical condition, said DPR acting Foreign Minister, DPR rep in political subgroup Natalia Nikonorova.


    “The situation in talks over political issues is critical. Today we didn’t manage to start discussing the Steinmeier’s formula. Ukraine has one more time ignored all instructions from the Contact Group and the Normandy Four foreign ministers.”



    She added that during the talks Ukraine’s representatives changed their position several times: from articulated acceptance of the Steinmeier’s formula to the denial of its existence.

  • Dec 08, 2016 | Politics

    Kiev is prepared to arrange for exchanging 228 military personnel of the two Republics for 42 army servicemen held in Donbass, Kiev’s representative in the humanitarian subgroup of the Contact Group, Irina Gerashchenko, said after the Contact Group’s meeting on Wednesday.


    "We put forward a proposal for instantly releasing 228 people (provided the legislation and legal space permits) which they (Donetsk and Lugansk republics - TASS) mentioned in their requests for the sake of the prompt release of 42 Ukrainians," Gerashchenko wrote on her Facebook page. "Then will go on working in order to establish the whereabouts and secure the release of all others."

  • Dec 07, 2016 | Economics

    "The prospects for the restoration and development of the Lugansk People’s Republic’s industry are “great.” However, due to legal nuances, the republic’s products have been subjected to Russia’s anti-Ukrainian sanctions". This was stated by LPR head Igor Plotnitsky in an interview with RIA Novosti, published in English by FortRuss, J. Arnoldski.

  • Dec 07, 2016 | Ukraine

    Ex-deputy in Ukraine says that Ukrainian soldiers hate "the profiteer and alcoholic" president Petro Poroshenko, known as the Supreme Commander of the Ukrainian armed forces. 


    "In case of a real military conflict bursts out, the majority of soldiers will come over to the Donbass defenders side", stated the former Verkhovna Rada deputy Igor Markov on air in Mesto Vstrechi (‘Meeting place’) talk-show.

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Dec 07, 2016 | Donbass Life
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Dec 06, 2016 | Donbass Life
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Dec 06, 2016 | Donbass Life
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Dec 08, 2016 | Politics
Kiev has ignored all instructions from the Contact Group and the Normandy Four, Minsk negotiations remain at critical condition, said DPR acting Foreign Minister, DPR rep in...
Dec 08, 2016 | Politics
Kiev is prepared to arrange for exchanging 228 military personnel of the two Republics for 42 army servicemen held in Donbass, Kiev’s representative in the humanitarian...
Dec 07, 2016 | Politics
Kiev representatives have again disrupted the meeting of the economic working group of the Contact Group that had been scheduled for today, as they do not want to discuss the...
Dec 07, 2016 | Politics
The participants of the Contact Group on peacefully settling the conflict in Donbass proceeded to talks in the Belorussian capital, Viktoriya Talakina, the press-secretary of...
Dec 07, 2016 | Economics
"The prospects for the restoration and development of the Lugansk People’s Republic’s industry are “great.” However, due to legal nuances, the republic’s products have been...
Dec 01, 2016 | Economics
DPR authorities plan to launch bus production in the Republic, DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko said during a meeting with students. “I would cheer our transport industry...
Nov 30, 2016 | Donbass Life, Economics
On November 24-25 the DPR Acting Minister of Economic Development Viktoria Romanyuk took part at International Forum «Orenburg – Heart of Eurasia», Orenburg, the Russian...
Nov 28, 2016 | Economics
The LPR mining enterprises produced 28 thousand tons of coal in a week, the Council of Ministers Chair Sergey Kozlov said at today's meeting attended by the LPR Head Igor...
Dec 07, 2016 | Humanitarian
On 23 November 2016, DONi Press (SaveDonbassPeople -program) went with members of the humanitarian fund "В месте" in Glubokaya, in the suburb of Gorlovka (Donetsk...
Nov 25, 2016 | Humanitarian
American journalist Patrick Lancaster reports from Donetsk: Life in the small front line town of vesele that has been under daily shelling since the Ukraine way started in...
Nov 24, 2016 | Humanitarian
The Russian Emergencies Ministry’s 58th humanitarian aid convoy has delivered about 160 tons of food and medications to the Lugansk People’s Republic, the LPR State Reserves...
Nov 24, 2016 | Humanitarian
Over 100 forced migrants, living in a temporary area of Donetsk City, have received essentials from the Ombudsman’s office in the Donetsk People’s Republic, the press-office...

Dec 08, 2016 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People's Republic remains tense. Over the past day the Ukrainian gunmen 1,066 times violated the ceasefire regime. At the same time the enemy...
Dec 08, 2016 | Defence
The number of wounded civilians in shelling of the Kuibyshevsky district of the DPR capital by the Ukrainian units has increased to two, reported the Vice-commander of the...
Dec 08, 2016 | Defence
At least 13 houses in the Kuibyshevsky district of Donetsk were damaged this night as a result of shelling by the AFU, reported the head of the district administration Ivan...
Dec 08, 2016 | Defence
Avdeyevka coke and chemicals plant got under AFU artillery shelling, a fire broke out, informed DPR operational command.  On 7 December at 17:00 the Ukrainian...
Dec 08, 2016 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People's Republic remains tense. Over the past day the Ukrainian gunmen 1,066 times violated the ceasefire regime. At the same time the enemy...
Dec 07, 2016 | DPR Situation Reports
Over the past day the number of ceasefire regime’s violations by Ukrainian fighters doubled and made 2453 times. At that the enemy launched 114 artillery projectiles of 152mm...
Dec 06, 2016 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense.  Over the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian gunmen violated the ceasefire regime 1295 times. At the same time...
Dec 05, 2016 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense. Over the past day the Ukrainian fighters violated ceasefire 1342 times. At that the enemy launched 48...
Dec 07, 2016 | LPR Situation Reports
Over the past 24 hours, the situation in the zone of the responsibility of the People’s Militia did not undergo essential changes and remains tense.    The...
Dec 06, 2016 | LPR Situation Reports
Over the past day the situation in the People’s Militia responsibility zone remained tense. Ukrainian military continue provoking the LPR People’s Militia units. At...
Dec 05, 2016 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the People’s Militia responsibility zone remained tense over the past day. Ukrainian fighters continue provoking the LPR People’s Militia units. At the...
Dec 04, 2016 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the zone of the responsibility of the People’s Militia did not undergo essential changes over the past 24 hours and was characterized as tense....

Dec 07, 2016 | Ukraine
Ex-deputy in Ukraine says that Ukrainian soldiers hate "the profiteer and alcoholic" president Petro Poroshenko, known as the Supreme Commander of the Ukrainian armed forces...
Dec 07, 2016 | Ukraine, Editorial
Ukraine is still Europe’s most corrupted state despite European Union’s assistance to Kiev intended to reverse the situation, the European Court of Auditors (ECA) said...
Dec 07, 2016 | Ukraine
The former governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, Mikhail Saakashvili, said on Tuesday that the aim of his recently-established party New Forces Movement is to fully replace...
Dec 06, 2016 | Ukraine
The Ukrainian army organized a parade dated for the Armed Forces’ Day in Lvov city-center. Along Svoboda Avenue there passed armored machinery, marched military, and also...

Dec 08, 2016 | World
The Council of the European Union and the European Parliament have come to terms over the mechanism that would allow to suspend visa-free agreements which needed to be done...
Dec 07, 2016 | World
Vladimir Putin, the President of the Russian Federation, has instructed the Defense Ministry to recommend the Russian medical workers, who have lost their lives in Syria, for...
Dec 06, 2016 | World
Russian nurses Galina Mikhailova and Nadezhda Durachenko from the military hospital in Birobidzhan, will be buried in their hometown on December 8-9 with military honors,...
Dec 06, 2016 | World
Russia’s Investigative Committee has identified the Ukrainian military officials involved in the shelling of Russia’s territory in 2014, Committee Spokesperson Svetlana...

Dec 08, 2016 | Geopolitics
"We see that the situation continues deteriorating", said Russia's envoy to NATO. "The deterioration of relations between Russia and NATO has started long before the...
Dec 07, 2016 | Geopolitics, Editorial
Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in NATO-Ukraine Comission meeting in Brussel on Wednesday, that NATO confirms its unwavering support for Ukraine. "Today we discussed...
Dec 06, 2016 | Geopolitics
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Dec 05, 2016 | Geopolitics
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