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  • Nov 23, 2017 | Humanitarian
    Today, on November 23, a regular payment devoted to the Victory Day has been made at the Center for social assistance and administrative services located at the Aleksandrovka checkpoint in the frames of reunification of Donbass people.
     
    As a press-service of the DPR Labor and Social Politics Ministry reports, the daughter of a veteran of the Great Patriotic War (GPW) who took part in the military hostilities during the period from 06/22/1941 to 05/09/1945 has received the payment. She has arrived at the center with a notarized letter of attorney from the Maryinka district of the Donetsk region where their family lives now. 
  • Nov 23, 2017 | Editorial

    The 3rd day of the Lugansk government crisis passes calmly in the streets of the LPR capital. The parties to the standoff have published new statements, but no settlement has yet been reached at the cabinet level. The Head of State, Igor Plotnitsky, is still in charge of the Republic and the previously dismissed Minister of the Interior seems to preserve control over the notable state security apparatus.

  • Nov 23, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports

    The situation on the contact line remains tense.


    In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 62 mortar shells of 120-mm and 82-mm calibre on 11 localities, as well as resorted to grenade launchers and small arms.


    In the Mariupol direction, the AFU attacked three localities, having launched 37 mortar rounds of 120-mm and 82-mm calibred on the settlements, as well as resorted to various grenade launchers and small arms.


    In the Gorlovka direction, the enemy fired attacked the locality of Ozeryanovka with grenade launchers and small arms.

  • Nov 23, 2017 | Defence

    The building of a kindergarten was damaged as a result of the shelling of Dokuchayevsk by the Ukrainian forces. This was stated today by the head of the representative office of the DPR at the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov.


    "As a result of shelling by the AFU of Dokuchayevsk, the building of the "Nursery No. 4" was damaged," Yakubov said. According to the Joint Center's data, four housing construction along the streets of Rabochaya and Kuibysheva were also damaged in the town.

  • Nov 23, 2017 | Politics

    The meeting of the Head of the DPR, Alexander Zakharchenko, with the Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Alexander Hug, is appointed for Thursday, Nobember 23, reported the press service of the Head of the Republic.


    "Zakharchenko's meeting with Hug is planned to take place today," the press service of the DPR Head noted.



    The Ukrainian authorities have been conducting a military operation against the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics since February 2014. According to the latest UN data, more than 10,000 people have become victims of the conflict.


    DONi News Agency 

  • Nov 23, 2017 | Politics

    Ukraine needs to wait for a suitable moment and attack Russia, first weakening the country from the inside, said Verkhovna Rada deputy Andrey Biletsky.


    Answering the question on how to end the conflict in the Donbass, the ex-commander of the Azov nationalist battling, against whom there was opened a criminal case in Russia, recalled that the reunion of the Crimea with Russia had occurred at a time when Ukraine was weakened. He claims that now Kiev must press on Moscow's "sore spots" and strike.

  • Nov 23, 2017 | Humanitarian

    Trucks of the 71th humanitarian convoy of Russia's Emergency Ministry arrived today in the capital of the Donetsk People's Republic. This was reported in the press service of the rescue department of the DPR.


    "The humanitarian convoy of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation arrived in Donetsk. At the moment, the unloading process began at three warehouses," the representative said.

  • Nov 23, 2017 | Geopolitics

    Kiev has been seeking the supplies of US lethal weapons, but officially Washington officially only supplies Ukrainian authorities with uniforms, equipment, and training of the National Guard soldiers.


    The situation in Ukraine will sharply deteriorate if the United States chooses to deliver offensive weapons to Kiev, Vladimir Shamanov, head of the Russian lower house’s defense committee told Sputnik on Sunday.

  • Nov 22, 2017 | Donbass Life

    City Hall Acting Head Alexander Kachanov has told about the military situation in front-line Dokuchaevsk which undergoes shelling on the part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) almost every day.


    “Military hostilities were predominantly ongoing in the industrial zone at night. A woman received a shrapnel wound. Last night 14 house-buildings and windows of kindergarten No.4 were damaged. Ukrainian military applied IVFs for shelling,” said city head. 

  • Nov 22, 2017 | Defence

    The Ukrainian forces seized the village of Gladosovo in the so-called grey zone near Gorlovka last night, and the local residents were ordered not to leave theirs houses, reported the DPR Operational Command.


    "An egregious case of abuse of residents of Gladosovo village by militants of units of the 54th separate mechanized brigades and the 24th Aidar battalion took place in the Gorlovka direction this night. The punishers broke into the village in the dead of night and blocked every house, forbidding local residents to leave their homes under the threat of using weapons," a Command representative said.

Local News:

Nov 23, 2017 | Donbass Life
A meeting devoted to development of priority measures within the territorial development of the urban-type settlement of Sedovo was held in the Ministry of Construction,...
Nov 23, 2017 | Donbass Life
The Donetsk People’s Republic is ready for prisoners’ exchange with Kiev; it is to take place before the New Year’s day, reports the DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko. “...
Nov 22, 2017 | Donbass Life
City Hall Acting Head Alexander Kachanov has told about the military situation in front-line Dokuchaevsk which undergoes shelling on the part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (...
Nov 22, 2017 | Donbass Life
Five delegates from the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) will take part in the regional educational youth forum Rifei-2017 which will be held in the Orenburg region of the...
Nov 23, 2017 | Politics
The meeting of the Head of the DPR, Alexander Zakharchenko, with the Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Alexander Hug, is...
Nov 23, 2017 | Politics
Ukraine needs to wait for a suitable moment and attack Russia, first weakening the country from the inside, said Verkhovna Rada deputy Andrey Biletsky. Answering the...
Nov 22, 2017 | Politics
A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin, Dmitry Peskov, said that the issue of the possibility of the Donbass republic's unification is an internal affair of the...
Nov 22, 2017 | Politics
Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump during a telephone conversation discussed the situation in the Donbass, the Kremlin's press service reported...
Nov 22, 2017 | Economics
The Central Republican Bank has installed the first in Sedovo resort-locality cash machine for the residents of the town and those going on vacation comfort this week,...
Nov 22, 2017 | Economics
A new longwall face at the Ilovaisk mine of the Torezantratsit state enterprise has been put into operation today (on November 22). Coal, stocks of which amount to about 250...
Nov 15, 2017 | Economics
About 40 thousand people were employed with the assistance of the Employment Centers of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) since the beginning of the current year,...
Nov 13, 2017 | Economics
The industrial development of the gold ore deposit located in the territory of the Lugansk People's Republic may begin in 2018, said the Head of the Republic Igor Plotnitsky...
Nov 23, 2017 | Humanitarian
The Donbass Development Center (DDC) humanitarian mission is planning to provide grocery assistance to more than 35 thousand senior citizens before the winter, Mission Press-...
Nov 23, 2017 | Humanitarian
Today, on November 23, a regular payment devoted to the Victory Day has been made at the Center for social assistance and administrative services located at the Aleksandrovka...
Nov 23, 2017 | Humanitarian
This was stated by the representative of Kiev to the humanitarian subgroup at the talks in Minsk, Victor Medvedchuk. "According to the first stage of the exchange, we...
Nov 23, 2017 | Humanitarian
The seventy-first humanitarian convoy of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia today delivered around 360 tons of aid to Donetsk, the press service of the Republic's...

Nov 23, 2017 | Defence
Ukrainian hackers proceeded with creation of the DPR armed force’s press-service site copy, aimed at false data spreading, reports the DPR Operational Command. “The DPR...
Nov 23, 2017 | Defence
Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces launched over 170 shells onto the DPR near-front areas, reports the Head of the DPR representative office in the JCCC, Ruslan Yakubov...
Nov 23, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 62 mortar shells of 120-mm and 82-mm calibre on 11 localities, as well...
Nov 23, 2017 | Defence
The building of a kindergarten was damaged as a result of the shelling of Dokuchayevsk by the Ukrainian forces. This was stated today by the head of the representative office...
Nov 23, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 62 mortar shells of 120-mm and 82-mm calibre on 11 localities, as well...
Nov 22, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 57 mortar shells of 120-mm and 82-mm calibre on eight localities, as...
Nov 21, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 79 mortar shells of 120-mm and 82-mm calibre on ten localities, as...
Nov 20, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired nine artillery ordnances of 152-mm calibre and 70 mortar shells of 120-mm...
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...

Nov 22, 2017 | Ukraine
Clashes have taken place in the Ukrainian capital city of Kiev between the police and the participants in the rally to mark the anniversary of the Maidan tragedy, the Public...
Nov 21, 2017 | Ukraine
The number of refusals to Ukrainian citizens in guest visas (B-visas) for trips to the United States has slightly decreased compared to last year, the Evropeyskaya Pravda...
Nov 21, 2017 | Ukraine
In Ukraine, there is a shortage of vaccines, so Ukrainians are headed abroad together with children to get vaccinated. One of these cases is a few Kiev residents who did not...
Nov 21, 2017 | Ukraine
The actions of the Ukrainian authorities further exacerbate the difficult economic situation in the country and exacerbate social tension among the population. This time, the...

Nov 23, 2017 | World
More than 400 Russian nationals have been held in Ukrainian prisons since 2014, whereas the exact number of Russians persecuted for political reasons in that country cannot...
Nov 22, 2017 | World
A 38-year-old resident of Hanover, Henry T. (name is changed) worked in a local mental hospital as a physician's assistant for more than a year. According to Bild, to get a...
Nov 21, 2017 | World
President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani intends to send a request to the President of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko requesting clarification on the content of the law...
Nov 21, 2017 | World
The Ukrainian army today does not correspond to the realities of modern combat, said Yury Shvytkin, the Deputy Chairman of the Russian State Duma Defense Committee,...

Nov 23, 2017 | Geopolitics
Kiev has been seeking the supplies of US lethal weapons, but officially Washington officially only supplies Ukrainian authorities with uniforms, equipment, and training of...
Nov 22, 2017 | Geopolitics
Private American company AirTronic USA has established supplies of grenade launchers to Ukraine. This was announced on Tuesday by the company's Chief Operating Officer...
Nov 21, 2017 | Geopolitics
Kiev should focus on carrying out comprehensive reforms that can help on its way to NATO. This was stated on by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at a press...
Nov 20, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
The First Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security Franz Klintsevich believes that the Kiev authorities are proposing the US to conclude a...

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