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  • Apr 25, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports

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


    Despite the declared by the Ukrainian side observance of the cease-fire regime, for the past day, the enemy committed one occasion of the ceasefire violations. As I reported earlier, last night a military clash took place with the enemy's sabotage group in the vicinity of Sokolniki locality. None of the servicemen of the LPR People's Militia suffered.

  • Apr 25, 2017 | Geopolitics

    According to reports, the US Air Force is deploying new F-35 stealth jets to Estonia and Romania for "several weeks". Fighters will fly from a base in the United Kingdom, an official told CNN on condition of anonymity. The aircrafts flew from USA to Royal Air Force’s Lakenheath airfield earlier this month.


    Officials noted at the time that the Air Force also planned several “out and back” flights to other NATO nations that would help familiarize pilots with the region. The Estonian media reported Monday that the jets were expected to arrive at the Ämari Air Base on Tuesday and would remain in the Baltic country for “several weeks.”

  • Apr 25, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports

    Over the past day, there were registered 30 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The Republic’s territory was shelled with mortars, grenade launchers, infantry fighting vehicles, armoured personnel carriers, and small arms.


    61 mortar shells of 82mm and 120mm calibre and 220 ammos from various types of grenade launchers were launched onto the areas of Krutaya Balka, Yasinovataya, Spartak and the former Donetsk airport from the positions of the 72nd separate mechanized AFU brigade.

  • Apr 25, 2017 | World

    The United States intend to reduce financial assistance to Ukraine in 2018 at once by 69 percent. Foreign Policy writes about it with reference to the text of the budget document.


    Initially, Washington planned to allocate to Kiev more than 570 million dollars, but, according to the publications, in the end, this amount was reduced to 177 million.


    Washington plans to save not only on Kiev: the budget provides for a reduction in aid to other developing countries, says Foreign Policy.

  • Apr 25, 2017 | World

    Russia insists on a swift and impartial investigation into incident, when a vehicle of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission struck a mine in eastern Ukraine, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at talks with OSCE Secretary-General Lamberto Zannier on Tuesday, informs TASS.


    "We will insist on a quick, transparent and impartial investigation involving the SMM, the Contact Group and the Joint Center for Ceasefire Control and Coordination," Lavrov said, stressing that there is the need to continue "working in all trajectories."

  • Apr 25, 2017 | Donbass Life

    Arming of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission's observers (SMM) in Donbass will not help in ensuring their security, deputy head of the OSCE SMM monitoring team in the Lugansk region Arne Dalhaug said on Tuesday.


    "It is important to understand that more observers or the ability to potentially arm observers will not help in the threat that we are constantly facing, such as mortar rounds or, for example, the mine that exploded on Sunday," he said at a briefing.



    Dalhaug clarified that any changes to the OSCE mandate will be made by the Permanent Council in Vienna.

  • Apr 25, 2017 | Geopolitics

    Exercise "Arrow 17", led by the Finnish Army’s Armoured Brigade, will take place in Finland from 2 to 13 May 2017. War games brings to Finland a reinforced US Army infantry company equipped with armoured Stryker personnel carrier vehicles as well as a Norwegian Brigade equipped with CV90 infantry fighting vehicles. 


    According to the Finnish armed forces, "the objective of the exercise is to enhance interoperability and capability of mechanized units in offensive combat".

  • Apr 25, 2017 | Defence

    The LPR People's Militia has driven out a Kiev forces’ sabotage and reconnaissance group from Sokolniki village of the Slavyanoserbsky district, reported the official representative of the Republic’s People's Militia, Lieutenant-Colonel Andrei Marochko.


    "Yesterday, according to operation data and reports from local residents, an enemy subversive group was detected near the contact line in the vicinity of Sokolniki village in the Slavyanoserbsky district of the Republic," he said.

  • Apr 25, 2017 | Defence

    Over the past day, there were registered 30 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Ukrainian army, outbuildings were set on fire in the northern suburbs of Gorlovka, reported the DPR Operational Command.


    "Over the past day, the Ukrainian Armed Forces committed 30 violations of the ceasefire regime. As a result of a shelling, outbuildings burned down in Zaitsevo on Latsis Street, 36," said the Command representative.

  • Apr 25, 2017 | Politics

    Russia and the EU have divergent views on the situation with the Crimea. This was announced at a joint press conference with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, EU representative for foreign affairs Federica Mogherini.


    "Let's not pretend that since 2014 nothing has been happening. Our sanctions are not an end in themselves. Partly they are connected with the annexation of the Crimea. On this issue, it is quite obvious that our views are fundamentally divergent. We believe that this is a violation of international law," Mogherini said.

Local News:

Apr 25, 2017 | Donbass Life
The DPR authorities established a Civil Defence Academy, reports the Education and Science Ministry press service. “DPR now has a new higher vocational education...
Apr 25, 2017 | Donbass Life
The OSCE mission will continue working in Ukraine, despite the incident when an OSCE car was blown up in the LPR, stated the OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier at a...
Apr 25, 2017 | Donbass Life
Arming of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission's observers (SMM) in Donbass will not help in ensuring their security, deputy head of the OSCE SMM monitoring team in the...
Apr 24, 2017 | Donbass Life
Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine, Ambassador Ertugrul Apakan, will go to the Lugansk People's Republic (LPR) on Monday to clarify the...
Apr 25, 2017 | Politics
The Minsk agreements on the settlement of the Ukrainian conflict do not contain provisions on the introduction of UN peacekeepers in Donbass, said Russian Foreign Minister...
Apr 25, 2017 | Politics
Russia and the EU have divergent views on the situation with the Crimea. This was announced at a joint press conference with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, EU representative...
Apr 24, 2017 | Politics
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson assured Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in a telephone conversation that the situation in Ukraine was hindering the improvement of US...
Apr 24, 2017 | Politics, Editorial
The Head of the DPR, Alexander Zakharchenko, commented on the recent incident with the OSCE Mission's involvement: I would like to express my condolences to the family,...
Apr 22, 2017 | Economics
The Ukrainian state budget will not receive at least $ 262 million in tax revenues a year due to the introduction by the authorities of the Donetsk and the Lugansk People's...
Apr 22, 2017 | Economics
The LPR is totally ready for the Ukrainian electricity supply cessation, despite the fact that no notice on the subject was received from Kiev, reports the press secretary of...
Apr 19, 2017 | Economics
The Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine submitted documents to the country's government banning the import of coal from Russia. This was stated by the head of the...
Apr 16, 2017 | Economics
President of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko intends to discuss with the National Security and Defense Council the possibility of confiscating coal from Donbass. It is referred to...
Apr 25, 2017 | Humanitarian
Ukraine didn't notified LPR about resuming water supply and still blocks supply from Petrovskaya pumping station and West Water Filtering Station, reports the  ...
Apr 25, 2017 | Humanitarian
Russian Energy Ministry made a decision on LPR electricity supply by Russian Federation after Ukrainian energy supply cessation. The Ukrainian Ministry of Energy and Coal...
Apr 25, 2017 | Humanitarian
The DPR has allocated one-time financial aid under the humanitarian program to a veteran from the Kiev-controlled territory who had participated in the liberation of Warsaw,...
Apr 22, 2017 | Humanitarian
The Donetsk filtering station was again de-energized and stopped its work due to shellings. This was announced today by the representative of the communal enterprise Company...

Apr 25, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
Situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People’s Militia remains tense.   Despite the declared by the Ukrainian side observance of the cease-fire regime, for...
Apr 25, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Over the past day, there were registered 30 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The Republic’s territory was shelled with mortars, grenade...
Apr 25, 2017 | Defence
Two civilians were injured in the locality of Trudovskie of the Petrovsky district in the west of Donetsk during the shelling by Ukrainian security forces. This was reported...
Apr 25, 2017 | Defence
The LPR People's Militia has driven out a Kiev forces’ sabotage and reconnaissance group from Sokolniki village of the Slavyanoserbsky district, reported the official...
Apr 25, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Over the past day, there were registered 30 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The Republic’s territory was shelled with mortars, grenade...
Apr 24, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Over the past day, there were registered 28 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The Republic’s territory was shelled with artillery pieces,...
Apr 23, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Over the past day, there were registered 41 occasions of ceasefire violations by the armed forces of Ukraine. The Republic’s territory was fired with mortars of 120mm and...
Apr 22, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Over the past 24 hours, the Armed Forces of Ukraine committed 39 occasions of the ceasefire regime violations. The territory of the Republic was attacked with mortars of 120-...
Apr 25, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
Situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People’s Militia remains tense.   Despite the declared by the Ukrainian side observance of the cease-fire regime, for...
Apr 24, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People’s Militia remains tense.  Despite the fact that Ukrainian party had announced observance of the ceasefire...
Apr 23, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the People's Militia of the Lugansk People's Republic remains tense. Over the past day, there were registered three occasions...
Apr 22, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the LPR People’s Militia responsibility zone remains quite tense. Over the past 24 hours the enemy committed three occasions of ceasefire violations. Our...

Apr 25, 2017 | Ukraine
Only 400 thousand Ukrainians are registered in employment centers, although the real unemployed citizens’ number amounts to 1,9 million, reports the Ukrainian Vice-Prime...
Apr 25, 2017 | Ukraine
The Kiev authorities are preparing to take out of the city all the homeless in order not to 'unsettle' the guests of the Eurovision, writes the Ukrainian edition of "Vesti"...
Apr 24, 2017 | Ukraine
Soldiers of the 36th Ukrainian separate Marine brigade were transferred to barracks position because of multiple violations of Army regulations, reports the DPR Operational...
Apr 24, 2017 | Ukraine, Editorial
As experts predicted, the Ukrainian party has taken advantage of the OSCE patrol’s car explosion in the LPR with a view to demand an armed mission’s introduction to...

Apr 25, 2017 | World
40 political prisoners in Odessa have received food sets from Ukrainian communities in Russia within the framework of a charity event, reports the information agency GolosUA...
Apr 25, 2017 | World
The United States intend to reduce financial assistance to Ukraine in 2018 at once by 69 percent. Foreign Policy writes about it with reference to the text of the budget...
Apr 25, 2017 | World
Russia insists on a swift and impartial investigation into incident, when a vehicle of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission struck a mine in eastern Ukraine, Russian Foreign...
Apr 24, 2017 | World
If the European Union links its anti-Russian sanctions with implementing the Minsk agreements, well it must impose sanctions on Ukraine as well, Sergei Lavrov, the Minister...

Apr 25, 2017 | Geopolitics
According to reports, the US Air Force is deploying new F-35 stealth jets to Estonia and Romania for "several weeks". Fighters will fly from a base in the United Kingdom,...
Apr 25, 2017 | Geopolitics
Exercise "Arrow 17", led by the Finnish Army’s Armoured Brigade, will take place in Finland from 2 to 13 May 2017. War games brings to Finland a reinforced US Army...
Apr 24, 2017 | Geopolitics
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says that Iran is ready for full SCO membership, now that UN Security Council sanctions have been lifted from the country. Lavrov'...
Apr 24, 2017 | Geopolitics
Different countries react differently to the "soft power" of the West. This was announced today by the professor of the Belgrade State University Miroslav Mladenovic at...

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