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  • Aug 21, 2017 | Defence

    Seven house-buildings in four front-line districts of Donetsk were damaged as a result of night shelling on the part of Ukrainian military, DPR Operational Command reports. 


    “On the night of August 21st, the Kuibyshevsky, Kirovsky and Kiyevsky districts of Donetsk city underwent the shelling on the part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU),” said a representative of the DPR Operational Command. 

  • Aug 21, 2017 | Defence


  • Aug 21, 2017 | Defence

    The Ukrainian forces launched massive shelling along the contact line in the Donetsk direction, over 150 munitions were launched from the position of the enemy. This was reported by the representative of the DPR  at the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire (JCCC).


    "Yesterday evening, from the positions of the Ukrainian forces there were shellings of the territory of the Donetsk airport, the area of the Volvo Center and the surrounding area, as well as the outskirts of Yasinovataya and the industrial zone, and the village of Staromikhailovka in the west of Donetsk. As of 19.00, more than 150 mrounds nes and shells were recorded," the source said.

  • Aug 21, 2017 | Defence

    Ukrainian security forces attempted to break through the defense line of the DPR forces near Zhabychevo village in the north of Donetsk tonight, the attack was repulsed, the enemy retreated. This was announced yesterday in the Operational Command of the DPR.


    "On the eve of Ukraine's Independence Day, the units of 57 separate motorized infantry brigade under the command of Krasilnikov tried to show their skills... and attempted to seize our positions in the Zhabychevo area," the Command noted.



    He stressed that "an adequate response was given to the enemy's aggression", Ukrainian units retreated.

  • Aug 20, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports


  • Aug 20, 2017 | Defence

    The Ukrainian forces launched 267 mortar rounds and shells on the territory of the DPR over the past 24 hours. This was announced today by the Vice-Commander of the Operational Command of the Republic Eduard Basurin.


    "In the Donetsk direction, the enemy used artillery, tanks and mortars. Two projectiles with the caliber of 152-mm, 22 tank shells, nine projectiles of 122-mm caliber, 70 rounds of the caliber of 120-mm and 102 of the 82-mm caliber were fired at the settlements and adjacent areas," he said.

  • Aug 20, 2017 | Ukraine

    US Defense Secretary James Mattis will visit Ukraine on August 24, Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon told Sputnik on Friday.


    Mattis will arrive in Kiev on August 24 and will meet with Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko and Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, Pahon said.


    The US secretary of defense aims to reiterate during bilateral discussions the Trump administration's continuing commitment to Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity and to improving the strategic defense partnership between the United States and Ukraine, according to the Pentagon.

  • Aug 20, 2017 | Ukraine

    The police detained a 66-year-old pensioner in Dnepr (former Dnepropetrovsk), who in one of the supermarkets was laying St. George's ribbons on the shelves with Roshen candies produced by President Pyotr Poroshenko's factory.


    Together with ribbons he also put leaflets, where it was said that by buying these sweets, shop attendees "pay for the murders of citizens of Ukraine who did not obey the neo-Nazi junta."

  • Aug 20, 2017 | Defence

    Once again, the servicemen of the AFU were attempted a breakthrough near the settlement of Kominternovo. During the communication with journalists on August 18, the Head of the DPR, Alexander Zakharchenko, commented on the actions of the Ukrainian security forces.

  • Aug 20, 2017 | World

    The Polish authorities reported that Ukrainian citizens who had participated in the punitive operation against the peaceful population of the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics would not be allowed to cross the border. This was told by deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Vadim Rabinovich.


    "In Ukraine, today, according to official statistics, there are 306 thousand participants of the so-called ATO. Now all of them will be dismissed at any border," he said.

Local News:

Aug 18, 2017 | Donbass Life
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Aug 18, 2017 | Donbass Life
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Aug 17, 2017 | Donbass Life, Editorial
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Aug 16, 2017 | Politics
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Aug 15, 2017 | Politics
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Aug 14, 2017 | Politics
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Aug 10, 2017 | Politics
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Aug 14, 2017 | Economics
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Aug 10, 2017 | Economics
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Aug 10, 2017 | Economics
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Aug 10, 2017 | Economics
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Aug 19, 2017 | Humanitarian
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Aug 18, 2017 | Humanitarian
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Aug 17, 2017 | Humanitarian
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Aug 17, 2017 | Humanitarian
DPR soldiers in cooperation with the fund “The way of Goodness” handed over medicaments for post-surgery rehabilitation to the Republican clinical tuberculosis hospital,...

Aug 21, 2017 | Defence
Seven house-buildings in four front-line districts of Donetsk were damaged as a result of night shelling on the part of Ukrainian military, DPR Operational Command reports....
Aug 21, 2017 | Defence
In 24 hours, there were registered 43 ceasefire violations on the contact line by the Ukrainian army. This was reported today in the Operational Command of the...
Aug 21, 2017 | Defence
The Ukrainian forces launched massive shelling along the contact line in the Donetsk direction, over 150 munitions were launched from the position of the enemy. This was...
Aug 21, 2017 | Defence
Ukrainian security forces attempted to break through the defense line of the DPR forces near Zhabychevo village in the north of Donetsk tonight, the attack was repulsed, the...
Aug 20, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The enemy keeps on applying weapons banned by the Minsk agreements when shelling the Republic. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy used artillery, tanks, and...
Aug 19, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The enemy keeps applying the weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements when shelling the territory of the Republic.  In the Donetsk direction, the Armed Forces of...
Aug 18, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Good afternoon! Last week, formations and military units of the Armed Forces of the Donetsk People's Republic held complex battle drill and tactical and fire exercises....
Aug 17, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The enemy keeps applying the weapons prohibited by the Minsk agreements when shelling the territory of the Republic.  In the Donetsk direction, the Armed Forces of...
Jul 17, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The AFU continue violating the "harvest truce". Over the past day, the enemy committed one violation of the ceasefire.  Our units' positions near the locality of...
Jul 12, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People's Militia hasn’t changed and remains tense. Over the past day, the enemy committed five violations of...
Jun 29, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People's Militia didn't undergo any essential changes and remains tense.  Over the past 24 hours the enemy...
Jun 27, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation in the responsibility zone of the LPR People's Militia didn't undergo any essential changes and remains tense.  Ukraine's military committed four...

Aug 20, 2017 | Ukraine
US Defense Secretary James Mattis will visit Ukraine on August 24, Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon told Sputnik on Friday. Mattis will arrive in Kiev on August 24...
Aug 20, 2017 | Ukraine
The police detained a 66-year-old pensioner in Dnepr (former Dnepropetrovsk), who in one of the supermarkets was laying St. George's ribbons on the shelves with Roshen...
Aug 18, 2017 | Ukraine
No statues of the former Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin have been left across Ukraine, the head of the Ukrainian Institute of National Memory, Vladimir Vyatrovich, said in an...
Aug 17, 2017 | Ukraine
On Sunday, August 13, in Slavyansk, which is the Donetsk region controlled by Ukraine, during the regular 'veche', one of the participants of the so-called 'ATO' noticed...

Aug 20, 2017 | World
The Polish authorities reported that Ukrainian citizens who had participated in the punitive operation against the peaceful population of the Donetsk and Lugansk People's...
Aug 19, 2017 | World
The Crimea will never return to Ukraine again and sanctions will not change the situation, deputy leader of the Alternative for Germany party Alexander Gauland said in an...
Aug 18, 2017 | World
The Georgian Prosecutor’s Office has sent a formal request to the law enforcement agencies in some countries, including Ukraine, for the extradition of former Georgian...
Aug 18, 2017 | World
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Aug 16, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
The adviser of the Russian president, Sergey Glazyev, said that the historical lands of Malorossia and Novorossia need to be returned to Russia, otherwise these territories,...
Aug 16, 2017 | Geopolitics
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Aug 09, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
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Aug 07, 2017 | Geopolitics
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