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  • Jan 17, 2018 | World

    The composition of the mission of UN peacekeepers in Donbass should be determined by Kiev and the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at a press conference on the Russian diplomacy activities in 2017.


    "It is up to the conflicting parties to determine the nations involved, in accordance with our proposal and the common UN practices, that is, this needs to be coordinated with Kiev, Donetsk and Lugansk," the Minister said.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Editorial, Geopolitics

    The Chief of the Ukrainian Armed Forces' General Staff Viktor Muzhenko stated in Brussels on Tuesday that the Ukrainian Armed Forces were developing measures with the aim of passing U.S. antitank missile systems Javelin into service.  


    Muzhenko arrived at the NATO headquarters in Brussels to participate in events at levels of General Staffs' Chiefs of alliance member countries.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | DPR Situation Reports

    The situation on the contact line remained tense for the past day.


    In the Donetsk direction, the enemy launched onto four settlements’ areas 19 mortar shells of 82-mm calibre and opened fire with grenade launchers and small arms.


    In the Mariupol direction, 16 mortar shells of 82-mm calibre were launched onto the areas of Leninskoye and Kominternovo settlements.


    An indicative case of the lack of interaction between units in the 25th separate airborne brigade occurred in the vicinity of Avdeyevka settlement.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Geopolitics

    Former US Vice President Joe Biden published memoirs in which he outlined his version of the events on Euro-Maidan and also talked about the last conversation with former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich.


    According to the politician, Yanukovich denied his post and left the country exactly after his call.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Humanitarian

    DPR schoolchildren received about 70 New Year's and Christmas cards sent by their Finnish peers, said the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic.


    It is reported that the action "The exchange of New Year and Christmas messages between children of Donbass and Europe" is held at the initiative of the Representative Centers of the Donetsk People's Republic in European countries, with the support of the DPR Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In its framework, schoolchildren from Donbass send greeting cards to their peers in European countries, who in turn pass similar messages to the children of the Donetsk People's Republic.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Ukraine

    Most Ukrainians oppose reforms that were adopted or planned in 2017. This is evidenced by the data of the Razumkov Center poll.


    41.8% of Ukrainians voted against the reform of education, 26% - supported, 11.7% did not care, 20.5% found it difficult to answer.


    21.2% of citizens positively treated the medical reform, 56.9% - negatively, 6.9% - indifferently, 15% were at a loss to answer.


    The pension reform was supported by 19.9% of respondents, 56.9% were against it, 6.9% were indifferent, 16.3% were at a loss to answer.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Ukraine

    The Kiev National University named after Taras Shevchenko canceled presence-requiring classes until the spring due to lack of funds to pay for heat and electricity.


    This is reported by Ukrainian media.


    "Formally, this is called "distance studying." But everyone understands that neither the methods of distance studying nor the qualifications for it are available. I think, in some other universities this situation is happening, too," expert in energy Andrey Gerus wrote on Facebook.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Ukraine

    Deputies of the Ukrainian parliament who discussed a bill on the reintegration of Donbass refused to recognize the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics (the DPR and the LPR) as terrorist organizations, reports TASS.


    Only 76 lawmakers voted for the corresponding amendment, with the required minimum of 226 votes.


    The idea to recognize the LPR and the DPR, which govern the territories uncontrolled by Kiev, as terrorist organizations was put forward by deputy of the Radical Party faction Oksana Korchinskaya.

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Donbass Life

    The opening of a number of Russian media outlets in the DPR is scheduled for 2018. This was stated by Acting Minister of Information of the Republic Igor Antipov.


    "There are plans to open representative offices of the Russian media in the Republic. Will it be a news office or editorial office is still difficult to say. There are appeals from representatives of well-known commercial Russian media, who want to cooperate with us," he said. 

  • Jan 17, 2018 | Defence

    In 24 hours, there were registered seven 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 seven violations of the ceasefire regime," the source said. 



    According to the Command, six settlements of the Republic were subjected to shellings, during which mortars, grenade launchers, heavy machine guns and small arms were used. 


    DONi News Agency


Local News:

Jan 17, 2018 | Donbass Life
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission has stated its readiness to assist in repair and recovery operations on the damaged line of the mobile operator MTS-Ukraine (Vodafone) in...
Jan 17, 2018 | Donbass Life
The opening of a number of Russian media outlets in the DPR is scheduled for 2018. This was stated by Acting Minister of Information of the Republic Igor Antipov. "There...
Jan 16, 2018 | Donbass Life
State enterprise “Avtodor” cleared from snow over 600 kilometers of the DPR intercity motorways over the past 24 hours, reports the DPR Transport Ministry. “State...
Jan 16, 2018 | Donbass Life
The spacebridge technology can be used to repair “MTS – Ukraine” mobile service in the DPR territory, reports the DPR Communication Minister, Victor Yatsenko. “The “MTS...
Jan 16, 2018 | Politics
If Kiev adopts the bill on the reintegration of Donbass, it can harm the peaceful settlement of the conflict, the Foreign Ministry of the Donetsk People's Republic stated...
Jan 16, 2018 | Politics, Editorial
Provisions of the bill on the reintegration of Donbass that is being given a second reading on Tuesday, January 16, run counter to the Ukrainian constitution and violate the...
Jan 16, 2018 | Politics
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine plans to adopt on Tuesday the draft law "On the Specifics of State Policy from Ensuring State Sovereignty of Ukraine over Temporarily Occupied...
Jan 16, 2018 | Politics
Ukraine’s State Border Guard Service barred nearly 1,500 foreigners from entering the country in 2017 claiming that by crossing into the Crimea they had breached the country’...
Jan 12, 2018 | Economics
2018 will become a year of intensive development, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Donetsk People's Republic Alexander Timofeyev stated during an interview with the...
Jan 10, 2018 | Economics
At the present time, the DPR is exporting electricity to the Lugansk People's Republic, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Revenues and Charges of the Donetsk People's...
Jan 10, 2018 | Economics
More than 309 thousand residents of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) who have minimum pensions will receive increased payments which are to be 2,904 rubles in January,...
Jan 08, 2018 | Economics
About 820 thousand payment cards were issued by the Central Republican Bank to the residents of the Donetsk People's Republic from the middle of 2015, DPR Central Bank, Press...
Jan 17, 2018 | Humanitarian
The International Committee of the Red Cross is still ready to act as an independent intermediary in the process of creating security zones near the infrastructure and life...
Jan 17, 2018 | Humanitarian
Employment Centers of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) provided eighteen thousand people including builders who were involved in restoring the residential areas damaged by...
Jan 17, 2018 | Humanitarian
DPR schoolchildren received about 70 New Year's and Christmas cards sent by their Finnish peers, said the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic...
Jan 15, 2018 | Humanitarian
The Donetsk Republic (DR) parliamentary faction held more than 200 various events for the children of the DPR dead servicemen in 2017, Faction Chief Alexander Kostenko stated...

Jan 17, 2018 | Defence
Two servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) were wounded at night while an explosive device in southern front detonated, DPR Operational Command, Vice-Commander...
Jan 17, 2018 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remained tense for the past day. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy launched onto four settlements’ areas 19 mortar shells of 82-mm...
Jan 17, 2018 | Defence
Ukrainian troops launched more than seven thousand various ammos on the front-line territories of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) over the past week, DPR Representative...
Jan 17, 2018 | Defence
The units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine launched a hundred of various ammos on the frontline territories of the Donetsk People's Republic in the last 24 hours, Chief of...
Jan 17, 2018 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remained tense for the past day. In the Donetsk direction, the enemy launched onto four settlements’ areas 19 mortar shells of 82-mm...
Jan 16, 2018 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation on the contact line remained tense over the past 24 hours. In the Donetsk direction, 12 mortar shells of 82-mm calibre were launched by the enemy on three...
Jan 15, 2018 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation hasn’t changed in the past day. In the Donetsk direction, 19 mortar shells of 82-mm calibre were launched by the enemy on three localities; the enemy also...
Jan 14, 2018 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People’s Republic hasn’t changed in the past day. In the Donetsk direction, six mortar shells of 120-mm calibre were launched by the enemy on...
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...

Jan 17, 2018 | Ukraine
Ukrainian Ministry of Economical Development and Trade removed sanctions against Russian company “Yuzhtrans” which, which, before their introduction, supplied the country...
Jan 17, 2018 | Ukraine
Russia steps up sanitary control on Ukrainian boarder due to measles outbreak, reports Russian Federal Service on Surveillance for Consumer rights protection and human well-...
Jan 17, 2018 | Ukraine
Ukrainian media report infectious hepatitis’ outbreak in the city of Nikolayev. Reportedly, 72 people, including 20 children were hospitalized, allegedly, with infectious...
Jan 17, 2018 | Ukraine
Most Ukrainians oppose reforms that were adopted or planned in 2017. This is evidenced by the data of the Razumkov Center poll. 41.8% of Ukrainians voted against the...

Jan 17, 2018 | World
The composition of the mission of UN peacekeepers in Donbass should be determined by Kiev and the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei...
Jan 16, 2018 | World
Ukraine’s military hardware remaining in the Crimea is hardly of any interest for Kiev due to its deplorable state, member of the Defense and Security Committee in the upper...
Jan 15, 2018 | World
The Investigative Committee of Russia has already initiated over 200 criminal cases on the facts of crimes in Donbass, the chairman of the Investigation Committee (IC) of the...
Jan 15, 2018 | World
The United States does not plan to supply TOW anti-tank complexes to Ukraine, the Pentagon reported. "There are no plans to sell or transfer TOW to Ukraine," Pentagon...

Jan 17, 2018 | Geopolitics, Editorial
The Chief of the Ukrainian Armed Forces' General Staff Viktor Muzhenko stated in Brussels on Tuesday that the Ukrainian Armed Forces were developing measures with the aim of...
Jan 17, 2018 | Geopolitics
Former US Vice President Joe Biden published memoirs in which he outlined his version of the events on Euro-Maidan and also talked about the last conversation with former...
Jan 14, 2018 | Geopolitics
The "American whip" hangs over the Ukrainian oligarchs - the US  threatens to freeze all their foreign assets at any moment, if the self-reliant billionaires do not show...
Jan 14, 2018 | Geopolitics
The USA is seriously preparing for the overthrow of power in Ukraine and has already prepared about two hundred of their experts who will intercept the temporary rule of...

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