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  • Mar 26, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports

    The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People's Militia remains controlled.


    Over the past day, there were registered three occasions of ceasefire violations. Our units’ positions near the localities of Donetsky, Kalinovka, and Krutaya Gora underwent shellings. 120mm mortars, IFV-1, grenade launchers of various types and small arms were used while shelling. In total, over 120 projectiles, shells and grenades were launched onto the Republic’s territory.

  • Mar 26, 2017 | Geopolitics

    The Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, General Curtis Scaparrotti, said he was advocating granting lethal weapons to Ukraine.


    He stated this at a hearing of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee, the Voice of America reports.


    Scaparrotti also said that the Russian military, using the ‘separatists’ as a smear, were allegedly testing new warfare methods and lethal weapons in the Donbass territory.

  • Mar 26, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports

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

  • Mar 26, 2017 | Donbass Life

    The opera star from Greece performed on the stage of the Donetsk state academic philharmonic hall on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the legendary musician Mstislav Rostropovich yesterday. The honored artist of Russia, the conductor Anatoly Oselkov and the cellist from Moscow Gleb Stepanov participated in a concert as well.

  • Mar 26, 2017 | Defence

    One house was destroyed by Ukrainian fire in the western suburbs of Donetsk, another two houses had glazing damaged, reported the head of the DPR capital’s Petrovsky district council, Maxim Zhukovsky.


    "Yesterday at 7:00 pm, the house №56 on Krasnaya Zvezda Street burned down as a result of a shell hit. Firefighters could not drive up because of the shelling. Damaged glazing was registered in two more houses on Karnavalnaya St. and Lukyanenko St.," said the official.



    According to local authorities, there were no casualties among civilians.

  • Mar 26, 2017 | Economics

    Labor rights and guarantees of employees of the enterprises going into receivership in the DPR will be completely preserved according to the active legislation of the Republic, the press-service of the DPR Ministry of Industry reports. 


    "The labor relations with workers will be built according to the active legislation of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) with saving all labor rights and guarantees of workers,” highlighted  the representative of the department. 



    Apart from it, workers’ employment books drawn according to the legislation of Ukraine will keep being in force on the territory of the DPR. 

  • Mar 26, 2017 | Economics

    The authorities of the DPR have begun negotiations with the largest mining and processing works (MPW) of the Russian Federation on supply of raw materials for the benefit of the iron and steel enterprises of the Republic. Such information follows from the report of the Ministry of Industry of the DPR on the done work on normalization of a situation at non-resident enterprises.


    "Negotiations with potential suppliers of raw materials from the Russian Federation, mining and processing works, such as the Lebedinsky, ‘Karelsky Okatysh’, Mikhaylovsky, ferroalloy plants and with the coal-mining enterprises of Kuzbass are conducted" says the report. 

  • Mar 25, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports

    The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People’s Militia remains tense.


    Over the past 24 hours there were eleven occasions of violations of the ceasefire regime by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The positions of our units in the areas of the localities of Sokolnili, kalinovka, kalinovo, Kalinovo-Borshchevatoye, Pervomaisk, Nizhneye Lozovoye, Logvinovo, Rayevka were attacked. During shellings the enemy used 122-mm artillery, mortars of 120-mm calibre, grenade launchers of various types, antiaircraft guns and small arms. In total, over 170 projectiles, mortar rounds and grenades were fired at the Republic’s territory.

  • Mar 25, 2017 | Ukraine

    In the village of Kolodenka, the Rovno region, armed men took about 30 supporters of the Ukrainian party "The Successful Country" as hostages. The attackers called themselves fighters of the battalion "Aidar".


    The press service of the party told that they have appealed to the law enforcement agencies, demanding to quickly sort out the situation and punish the perpetrators. In another village of the Rovno region – the district center of Zarechnoye – about 200 people went to protest. The gathering demanded the authorities to stop interfering in their activities for the digging of amber.

  • Mar 25, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports

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

Local News:

Mar 26, 2017 | Donbass Life
The opera star from Greece performed on the stage of the Donetsk state academic philharmonic hall on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the legendary musician Mstislav...
Mar 24, 2017 | Donbass Life
The first LPR investment forum was opened today in the Lugansk city council's building. The Forum 'Investment Opportunities in LPR – Projects for life, growth' aims at...
Mar 24, 2017 | Donbass Life
The DPR authorities made the first monetary payment to the veteran of the Great Patriotic War, living in the part of the Donetsk region controlled by Kiev, within the...
Mar 24, 2017 | Donbass Life
The number of applications for LPR passports has doubled since Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a degree on recognition of Donbass documents, said LPR Minister of...
Mar 24, 2017 | Politics, Editorial
The Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics have made progress in the field of information security, stated the director and editor-in-chief of the International DONi News...
Mar 24, 2017 | Politics
Ukraine is more and more reducing to a terrorist state, where no laws function, said the State Duma chairman, Vyacheslav Volodin, while commenting on the Ukrainian...
Mar 24, 2017 | Politics
Nine Makeyevka-based companies have gone into the receipership since 1 March, reports Kirovsky district administration's head Valentina Kharlashka. “Receivership is a...
Mar 24, 2017 | Politics
Prospects of implementing the Minsk 2 peace deal on Ukraine cannot be seen now, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at the Military Academy of the General Staff on...
Mar 26, 2017 | Economics
Labor rights and guarantees of employees of the enterprises going into receivership in the DPR will be completely preserved according to the active legislation of the...
Mar 26, 2017 | Economics
The authorities of the DPR have begun negotiations with the largest mining and processing works (MPW) of the Russian Federation on supply of raw materials for the benefit of...
Mar 25, 2017 | Economics
The LPR showcased 41 investment opportunities at today's First Investment Forum in Lugansk, said the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade's representative Tatyana...
Mar 22, 2017 | Economics
The LPR Council of Ministers has granted investors seven-year profit tax and land fee exemption, acting Council of Ministers member Natalia Khorsheva told on...
Mar 25, 2017 | Humanitarian
Ukrainian authorities have detained four DPR residents this week, said ombudswoman Daria Morozova’s office. “This week the ombudswoman office received information on...
Mar 25, 2017 | Humanitarian
Considerable recourses and time are needed for near- Balakleya localities fire damage assessment, says the text of Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance’s...
Mar 24, 2017 | Humanitarian
Eight people were killed and 17 injured in the DPR over the past week due to shellings by Ukrainian forces. This was reported today in the press service of the Office of the...
Mar 23, 2017 | Humanitarian
The DPR authorities today conducted the first material payment to the veteran of the Great Patriotic War from the part of the Donetsk region controlled by Kiev within the...

Mar 26, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People's Militia remains controlled. Over the past day, there were registered three occasions of ceasefire violations....
Mar 26, 2017 | Defence
Ukrainian punishers launched over 120 projectiles and mortar-shells onto the territory of the Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR). Besides, there were registered three occasions...
Mar 26, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People's Republic remains tense. Over the past day, there were registered 74 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine...
Mar 26, 2017 | Defence
One house was destroyed by Ukrainian fire in the western suburbs of Donetsk, another two houses had glazing damaged, reported the head of the DPR capital’s Petrovsky district...
Mar 26, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People's Republic remains tense. Over the past day, there were registered 74 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine...
Mar 25, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense. Over the past 24 hours, there were registered 85 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of...
Mar 24, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Good day! Ukraine’s special operations forces and the Security Service of Ukraine still attempt to destabilize the situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic by carrying...
Mar 23, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense. Over the past 24 hours, there were registered 63 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of...
Mar 26, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People's Militia remains controlled. Over the past day, there were registered three occasions of ceasefire violations....
Mar 25, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People’s Militia remains tense. Over the past 24 hours there were eleven occasions of violations of the ceasefire...
Mar 24, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
Good afternoon! Today, I will traditionally sum up the activities of the Lugansk People's Republic's People's Militia units over the past week, and provide information...
Mar 23, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the LPR responsibility zone remains quite tense. The enemy moved the provocative shelling zone towards Lugansk, and the citizens of Lugansk and its...

Mar 26, 2017 | Ukraine
If elections are held in Ukraine in the state of war, this will play into the hands of the Russian Federation, stated the ex-head of The Right Sector, the Verkhovna Rada...
Mar 25, 2017 | Ukraine
In the village of Kolodenka, the Rovno region, armed men took about 30 supporters of the Ukrainian party "The Successful Country" as hostages. The attackers called themselves...
Mar 25, 2017 | Ukraine
Ukrainian economic dependence on Russia increased as a result of the Ukrainian radicals’ actions on Donbass blockade initiation, reports the Ukrainian Prime-Minister,...
Mar 25, 2017 | Ukraine
The negligence on the part of the Ukrainian soldiers in fulfilling of their duty could have caused  the massive fire and explosions in ammunition warehouses in Balakleya...

Mar 24, 2017 | World
The referendum on the accession of South Ossetia to Russia is likely to take place after the presidential elections in 2017, told the Parliament Speaker Anatoly Bibilov....
Mar 23, 2017 | World
Russian lenders would like to withdraw from the Ukrainian market, as their operations there are in danger now, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday. "(Russian)...
Mar 22, 2017 | World
The Verkhovna Rada adopted a resolution calling on the US Congress to significantly deepen the bilateral security partnership between the countries and grant Ukraine the...
Mar 22, 2017 | World
The Representative Centres of the Donetsk People's Republic will appear in 2017 in a number of European countries. This was reported today by the Acting Minister of Foreign...

Mar 26, 2017 | Geopolitics
The Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, General Curtis Scaparrotti, said he was advocating granting lethal weapons to Ukraine. He stated this at a hearing of the U.S....
Mar 24, 2017 | Geopolitics
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko charged several agencies to address NATO for help with the ammunition warehouses’ territory demining in the Kharkov region. “I gave...
Mar 22, 2017 | Geopolitics
The US Army website army.mil published a news under the title "45th IBCT (Infantry Brigade Combat Team) preparing for Ukraine Deployment." But the link to...
Mar 21, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
Some 2,500 soldiers of the Russian Airborne Forces took part in a major command-and-staff exercise in Crimea, Monday. Servicemen from the Black Sea Fleet and the Russian...

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