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  • 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 of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation states at a joint conference on foreign affairs with a EU representative Federica Mogherini.  

  • 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-Russian relations, and that Washington's sanctions against Moscow would remain in force until "the Crimea's return and the full implementation of the Minsk agreements," said acting State Department spokesman Mark Toner.

  • 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 regime, over the past 24 hours there were registered five occasions of ceasefire violations on the part of the enemy. Positions of our units in the vicinity of the settlements of FRUNZE, PERVOMAISK, KALINOVKA and the area of the monument devoted to Prince Igor underwent shellings. When shelling 120mm and 82mm caliber mortars, IFVs, grenade launchers of different types and small arms were applied.  

  • Apr 24, 2017 | World

    Regarding the issue of a UN peacekeeping mission’s deployment in Donbass, the decision must be made taking into account the opinion of the authorities of the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics, said Russian presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov.


    "It is important to compare the views of all the the parties involved," said Peskov.



    The day before it became known that Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko, during a telephone conversation with the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, suggested considering the issue of deployment of a UN peacekeeping mission in the region.

  • 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, friends and relatives of the deceased staff member of the OSCE Mission and wish a speedy recovery to those effected. We have always said that the Mission personnel’s security was one of our priorities. However, it is beyond our power to prevent all the aggressive actions by the Ukrainian party.

  • 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 circumstances of the OSCE officer's death as a result of the mission's vehicle undermining, says the Apakan's statement, circulated by the press service of the organization.


    "Today I'm going to this area to provide my support to observers and better understand the situation," he said.



    The Secretary General of the organization, Lamberto Zannier, said earlier that the OSCE had launched an investigation into the incident.


    DONi News Agency


  • 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 the plenary session of the scientific conference "Potemkin Readings" in Sevastopol.


    "There is a number of states that accept the "soft power" voluntarily, independently surrender part of their sovereignty. There are states that want external control. Usually the leaders of these countries studied in America," Mladenovic said.



    According to him, after the fall of the bipolar world, the West sought to subjugate all former countries of the socialist camp.

  • Apr 24, 2017 | World

    The Russian Foreign Ministry said it believes that the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) car's explosion in Donbass is a "provocation," reports Sputnik.


    The Russian Foreign Ministry also said that the "provocation" may be aimed to undermine the Ukrainian peace settlement.

  • 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, mortars, grenade launchers, and small arms.

  • Apr 24, 2017 | Politics

    Ukraine is more interested in the US helping with military supplies than in obtaining credit guarantees, said the head of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, Alexander Danilyuk.


    "At the moment, Ukraine is more interested in receiving Washington's assistance with military supplies and preserving economic sanctions against Russia than in obtaining credit guarantees," he said.



    Danilyuk expressed optimism, speaking about Ukraine's relations with the administration of US President Donald Trump. 


    "We are confident that we will have very close relations with the Trump administration," he added.

Local News:

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 24, 2017 | Donbass Life
LPR Representatives handed over the body of the mission observer who died in the blast near Pribib locality, to the staff of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM), which...
Apr 22, 2017 | Donbass Life
The DPR Head, Alexander Zakharchenko, visited the opening night of legendary rock opera “Juno and Avos”. The play was shown at the stage of Donetsk State Academic Music...
Apr 21, 2017 | Donbass Life
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission representatives daily check the LPR People’s Militia equipment which it to participate in the Lugansk Victory Day parade, to make...
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 24, 2017 | Politics
Ukraine is more interested in the US helping with military supplies than in obtaining credit guarantees, said the head of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, Alexander...
Apr 24, 2017 | Politics
The meeting of security working group of the Contact Group, previously planned to take place this week, is indefinitely postponed following the deadly blast of the OSCE SMM...
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 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 21, 2017 | Humanitarian
The Decree of the Education Ministry No. 31 makes amendments to the Provisions on the Admission Committee of the higher education institution. In particular, the duties of...
Apr 20, 2017 | Humanitarian
The Ministry of Health of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) has registered 41 people from a Kiev-controlled part of the “Donetsk region” as patients to receive medical...
Apr 20, 2017 | Humanitarian
The Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA)  of the Lugansk People's Republic (LPR) within the humanitarian program regarding reunification of Donbass people  has...

Apr 24, 2017 | Defence
The employees of the Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) OSCE work as usual in the Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR), the LPR People’s Militia, Official Representative,...
Apr 24, 2017 | Defence
Combat engineers of the LPR People’s Militia have liquidated tow anti-tank mines and trip-wires near the site where the Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) OSCE patrol car was...
Apr 24, 2017 | Defence
The Ukrainian diversionists blasted the OSCE SMM car to destabilize the LPR situation, reports the LPR Home affairs Minister, general major Igor Kornet. In Prishib...
Apr 24, 2017 | Defence
The patrols of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) suspended operations in the territory of the LPR after the detonation of observers' vehicles in the Prishib area....
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 21, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Good afternoon! Over the period from April 15 to April 21, the main efforts, undertaken by formations and military units of the People's Militia of the Donetsk People's...
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 21, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
Good day! Today, I’m going to sum up the results of the LPR People’s Militia’s activities over the past week and also provide you with the information about the...

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 24, 2017 | Ukraine
Ukrainian military engineers have passed a training course by NATO standards and received certificates from Canadian instructors in Kamenets-Podolsky, the Khmelnitsky region...
Apr 22, 2017 | Ukraine
Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Military-Political Affairs Tina Kaidanow will arrive in Ukraine to discuss military cooperation with Kiev and international security...

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 24, 2017 | World
Regarding the issue of a UN peacekeeping mission’s deployment in Donbass, the decision must be made taking into account the opinion of the authorities of the Donetsk and...
Apr 24, 2017 | World
The Russian Foreign Ministry said it believes that the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) car's explosion in Donbass is a "provocation," reports Sputnik. The Russian...
Apr 22, 2017 | World
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov says Moscow is against Washington's “non-productive” attempts to unite in one agenda Iran's non-nuclear issues and those...

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...
Apr 22, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
Putin's advisor Sergey Glazyev believes that US president Trump is just "doing what the ruling elite expects him to do", and only way to stop the United States...
Apr 21, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
"We're ready to support you," said British Prime Minister Theresa May to Ukrainian president. She promised that UK stands ready to help defend Ukraine against any...

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