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  • Dec 13, 2017 | Defence

    Ukrainian troops shelled Gorlovka downtown at night, two houses sustained damages, Gorlovka Mayor Ivan Prikhodko states. 


    “At night, at about 2:20 am the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) shelled the downtown of Gorlovka. A private house on Stakhanov Street, 98a was damaged and a shell directly hit a flat on 60 let SSSR Street, 51,” said Prikhodko. 



    Besides, a gas pipe line on Grogorashchenko Street was damaged.


    Pictures: https://dninews.com/article/kiev-military-shell-gorlovka-downtown-damages-reported-updated-pics

  • Dec 13, 2017 | Defence, Editorial

    As the year is ending, the Ukrainian army is shelling more and more the residential areas, targeting civilians and infrastructures. Yesterday, during daytime, the AFU shelled with IFVs and other weapons the village of Dokuchaevsk, thus damaging more than 30 houses, and injuring two civilians.


    Almost all the houses affected, were located in two areas in the North of the locality (see picture below).


    One of the houses, located in the Rabochnaya street, was completely crossed by a BMP ammunition, which get through a first wall, a door, and finally stopped in the second wall, just near the sofa where the woman living here is frequently sitting or sleeping.

  • Dec 13, 2017 | Politics

    Daria Morozova, Ombudsman of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) has called on the Ukrainian side to carry out prisoners’ exchange before December 25, DPR Ombudsman states. 


    “We are not against holding the prisoners’ exchange before December 25. Besides, we call upon the Ukrainian side to manage to carry out the procedure before the date,” said Morozova. 



    She pointed out that the number and lists of those people who were to be exchanged had been already approved at the highest level. 

  • Dec 13, 2017 | Ukraine

    Fire at protesters on Kiev’s Independence Square, also known as the Maidan, was delivered in winter 2014 by the mercenaries who had arrived in Kiev for the purpose of organizing disorders, lawyer Alexander Goroshinsky told 112.Ukraina channel on Tuesday, reports TASS.


    Goroshinsky, who represents the interests of former officers of the Berkut special assignment battalion, quoted the evidence he had managed to get from two citizens of Georgia from among the mercenaries, Alexander Revazishvili and Koba Nergadze.

  • Dec 13, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports

    The situation on the contact line remains tense.


    In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 11 artillery ordnances of 122-mm calibre, 15 tank ammos, 185 mortar shells of 120-mm and 82-mm calibre on nine localities, as well as resorted to grenade launchers and small arms. As a result of the shelling, the gas pipeline in the Kievsky district of Donetsk at the address Obsky lane, 1, suffered.

  • Dec 13, 2017 | Humanitarian

    About 10,5 thousand multi-apartment buildings and private houses in Donetsk have sustained damages of various degrees as a result of military operations in Donbass. Stated the acting head of the DPR capital's administration Alexei Kulemzin.


    "So far in Donetsk there have been damaged eight thousand houses of the private sector, about a thousand of them are on the first category destruction list, which can not be restored," Kulemzin said.



    In addition, about 2,500 apartment buildings have been damaged in the capital of the Donetsk People's Republic during the war.

  • Dec 13, 2017 | Geopolitics

    The US wants to return to the Crimean issue, but the priority lies in resolving the situation in Donbass, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said.


    "We will return to the issue of Crimea. I know that President Putin has made it clear that that’s not on the table for discussion. It will be at some point. But today, we want to stop the violence in east Ukraine. Let's see whether we can resolve this," Tillerson said, speaking in Washington.



    The US Secretary of State stressed that at the moment the US is "engaged in attempting to break the logjam for the Minsk agreements to be implemented."


    DONi News Agency


     


  • Dec 13, 2017 | Defence

    The AFU opened fire on a group of electricians in the village of Krasny Partizan near Yasinovataya, who arrived to carry out restoration work on the power lines, a source in the power departments of the DPR said.


    "The Ukrainian party opened fire on a group of workers who arrived in the locality for work on the power lines, which were again damaged by the enemy fire. Works are sabotaged, the group is trying to leave the firing zone," the source said.



    According to him, the fire is fired from mortars, large-caliber and small arms. Other information is being specified.


    DONi News Agency


  • Dec 13, 2017 | Humanitarian, Editorial

    More than 10,3 thousand people have been killed and almost 25 thousand have been injured in Donbass since the beginning of the conflict, according to the report of the UN Monitoring Mission on the human rights situation in Ukraine, published on Tuesday.


    "In total, for the period from April 14, 2014 to November 15, 2017, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights registered 35,081 persons affected due to the conflict in Ukraine, including servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, civilians and members of the Donbass self-defense forces, including 10,303 killed and 24,778 wounded," the report said.

  • Dec 13, 2017 | Defence

    In 24 hours, there were registered 39 ceasefire violations on the contact line by the Ukrainian army. This was reported today in the Operational Command of the Republic. 


    "Over the past day, the Ukrainian Armed Forces committed 39 violations of the ceasefire regime," the source said. 



    According to the Command, 16 settlements of the Republic were subjected to shellings, during which heavy artillery, mortars of different calibre, grenade launchers and small arms were used. 


    DONi News Agency


Local News:

Dec 13, 2017 | Donbass Life
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Dec 10, 2017 | Donbass Life
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Dec 13, 2017 | Politics
Daria Morozova, Ombudsman of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) has called on the Ukrainian side to carry out prisoners’ exchange before December 25, DPR Ombudsman states....
Dec 12, 2017 | Politics
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Dec 12, 2017 | Politics
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Dec 11, 2017 | Politics
The further participation of Russia in the work of the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC) of the ceasefire in Donbass is hanging on a thread because of the...
Dec 12, 2017 | Economics
Miners of the Kirov mine of the state enterprise Makeyevugol will launch a new mine production on December 12, coal reserves are estimated at 225,000 tons, DPR Ministry of...
Dec 03, 2017 | Economics
Acting LPR Head Leonid Pasechnik instructed the Ministers Council Chairman Sergei Kozlov to reduce the cost of petroleum products, reported the Ministry of Communications and...
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...
Dec 13, 2017 | Humanitarian
The residents of the Donetsk regions part which is temporarily controlled by Ukraine keep receiving one-time monetary assistance carried out in the frames of realizing the...
Dec 13, 2017 | Humanitarian
On December 12, 2017, within the framework of the project "Support of the population during winter period", the Donbass Development Center, in association with sponsors,...
Dec 13, 2017 | Humanitarian
About 10,5 thousand multi-apartment buildings and private houses in Donetsk have sustained damages of various degrees as a result of military operations in Donbass. Stated...
Dec 13, 2017 | Humanitarian, Editorial
More than 10,3 thousand people have been killed and almost 25 thousand have been injured in Donbass since the beginning of the conflict, according to the report of the UN...

Dec 13, 2017 | Defence
Ukrainian gunmen shell the DPR power engineers’ group near Yasinovataya despite security guarantees, received from the Ukrainian part earlier, reports the DPR Coal and Energy...
Dec 13, 2017 | Defence, Editorial
As the year is ending, the Ukrainian army is shelling more and more the residential areas, targeting civilians and infrastructures. Yesterday, during daytime, the AFU shelled...
Dec 13, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 11 artillery ordnances of 122-mm calibre, 15 tank ammos, 185 mortar shells of...
Dec 13, 2017 | Defence
The Ukrainian side once again wanted to verify the prisoners, minding that the process was completed in the summer. This was announced today by the human rights commissioner...
Dec 13, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 11 artillery ordnances of 122-mm calibre, 15 tank ammos, 185 mortar shells of...
Dec 12, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired six 152-mm artillery projectiles, six anti-tank guided missiles, 70...
Dec 11, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired 102 mortar shells of 120-mm and 82-mm calibres at ten localities'...
Dec 10, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic remains tense. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired three 122-mm artillery projectiles and 171 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...

Dec 13, 2017 | Ukraine
More than 90 miners of the Ingulskaya mine in the Kirovograd region of Ukraine received a summons for organizing a protest action, during which they sought to raise wages....
Dec 13, 2017 | Ukraine
Fire at protesters on Kiev’s Independence Square, also known as the Maidan, was delivered in winter 2014 by the mercenaries who had arrived in Kiev for the purpose of...
Dec 11, 2017 | Ukraine, Editorial
Ex-MP from Ukraine's "Svoboda" party (nationalist party in Ukraine - ed.) Irina Farion said that Russian-speaking Ukrainians should be deprived of the opportunity to receive...
Dec 11, 2017 | Ukraine
The criminal case of blowing up a Polish bus in the Lvov region has been handed over to the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) for investigation, Regional Police...

Dec 12, 2017 | World
A team of mountain climbers from the DPR have completed today the ascension on the highest peak in Africa – Mount Kilimanjaro, reported the press service of the Ministry of...
Dec 12, 2017 | World
The UN Mission is concerned about the norms that provide for the general non-recognition of documents issued in the territory of the Republics. The Mission called for the...
Dec 12, 2017 | World
The proposals that the United States has pushed in when discussing the UN mission in the Donbass region are not relevant to the Minsk agreements and will never receive...
Dec 11, 2017 | World
Russia is concerned about the US attempts to distort the initiative on a UN mission in Donbass, which presuppose the introduction of the UN administration in the Donetsk and...

Dec 13, 2017 | Geopolitics
The US wants to return to the Crimean issue, but the priority lies in resolving the situation in Donbass, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. "We will return to the...
Dec 11, 2017 | Geopolitics
Russian senator Alexei Pushkov believes that Hungary and Poland are only the first countries to have said it is too early for Ukraine to think about joining the European...
Dec 10, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
The chairman of the DPR Representation in Finland, Johan Bäckman, shared his opinion on the great importance of the fact that the DPR Representation had been opened in...
Dec 08, 2017 | Geopolitics
Sweden is ready to send its citizens to participate in a UN mission in Donbass, Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström stated in an interview with the TT agency after...

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