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  • Jan 20, 2017 | Defence, Editorial

    In Yelenovka, Donetsk People's Republic, a civilian bus full of people went under Ukrainian sniper fire on Friday. Shot from large caliber sniper rifle caused one civialian casualty, a woman was wounded. Report from the incident was provided by the DPR People's Militia press office.

  • Jan 20, 2017 | Defence

    The DPR Defense Ministry has registered the decrease in the number of shellings on the part of the Ukrainian army. Over the past 24 hours (18.-19.1.) the units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine shelled the front-line territories of the DPR 70 times. 


    The Ukrainian military once again shelled Yasinovataya, Gorlovka, Zaitsevo, Dokuchayevsk, Sakhanka and the locality of Trudosvkiye of the Petrovsky district of Donetsk city. The enemy launched 18 mortar-shells of 120mm and 82mm caliber and also 36 ammunitions with different types of grenade launchers on the Republic’s territory.

  • Jan 20, 2017 | Geopolitics

    Germany is deploying now hundreds of soldiers and about 200 armored fighting vehicles to the Baltic region, Lithuania, near the Russian border as part of a force organized by NATO.


    The 500-strong military contingent, including 450 troops from German armed forces and the rest from Belgium and the Netherlands, assembled in the Bavarian town of Oberviechtach on Thursday for deployment to Lithuania, according to Europe-based media reports.


    The mechanized infantry soldiers attended a farewell ceremony before their deployment in what the US-led military alliance has described as a “deterrence” force against Russia.

  • Jan 20, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports

    Good afternoon! Last week, from January 14 till January 20, in detachments and military units of the DPR People's Militia, according to the plan of combat training, there were held trainings on coordination of platoons. Besides, with artillery units there were fulfilled standards for conducting a counter-battery fight. With air defense crews there were held trainings on repelling the attack from the air, drilling the standards for preparation and opening of fire at low-flying and pinpoint targets. At the moment all classes are held with a focus on defense.

  • Jan 20, 2017 | Defence

    Video from the work of LPR combat engineer units. The Lugansk People's Militia press service congratulates personnel of the engineering units on their professional holiday, 21 January. "We wish you success in your difficult military labor, health and peace on our land!"


    DONi News Agency


    Video: LPR Ministry of Defense, 20.1.2017


     


  • Jan 20, 2017 | Defence

    Kiev security officers in the so-called "anti-terrorist operation" zone have fired at the railrway workers with small arms, reported the head of the LPR People's Militia Office colonel Oleg Anashchenko.


    "We continue registering the facts of marauding and crimes against civilians committed by the AFU military personnel and nationalist battalions which are in the "gray" zone," he noted.

  • Jan 20, 2017 | Politics

    As a part of the celebration of the Pereyaslav Council anniversary, in Simferopol, on January 19, Slavic Unity Forum "Forever with Russia" was held. The Head of the Donetsk People's Republic thanked Crimeans for their support and expressed confidence that with such a loyal friend like Russia, soon we will celebrate a great victory of the Republic.

  • Jan 20, 2017 | Defence

    The delegation consisting of the Russian JCCC representatives, the Deputy Head of the OSCE SMM Alexander Hug and the representative of the DPR Operational Command have arrived to the village of Kominternovo for an inspection.


    According to the preliminary information, the delegation intends to examine the houses damaged by AFU shelling, and also to talk to local residents.


    Besides, according to the official statement of the OSCE press service, Alexander Hug is going to visit the front-line village of Sakhanka in the Novoazovsky district where he will check a school damaged by the Ukrainian military shelling.


    DONi News Agency


  • Jan 20, 2017 | World

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko said in Davos, that 'joint global efforts were needed to halt Russian aggression, both military and cyber', wrote Reuters. He called for a worldwide effort to counter the threat of Russian cyber warfare and urged USA to be great again by leading global security.


    Poroshenko played down speculation that Washington could backtrack on its support for Kiev, noting that Trump had said publicly he would stick to U.S. obligations and there had been "promising" statements by nominees to his cabinet.

  • Jan 20, 2017 | Politics, Editorial

    On Thursday, January 19, in the Republic of Crimea, in the course of events dedicated to the anniversary of the Pereyaslav Council, the DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko signed a number of agreements on cooperation between the Republics.

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Jan 19, 2017 | Donbass Life
The Deputy Head of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine Alexander Hug will come to Donetsk on January 20. Hug is to visit Donetsk water treatment plant,...
Jan 19, 2017 | Donbass Life
Over twelve thousand people received the DPR driving licenses in 2016, the DPR Ministry of Internal Affairs State Traffic Inspectorate Press-office reports.  “The...
Jan 19, 2017 | Donbass Life
DPR Road Safety Unit issued over 62 thousand license plates in 2016, said the press service of the unit. “In 2016 DPR Road Safety Unit registered 62,640 car registration...
Jan 18, 2017 | Donbass Life
Welfare payments make up nearly half of DPR budget expenditure in the first quarter of 2017, the Republic’s Finance Minister Ekaterina Matyuschenko told Donetsk News Agency...
Jan 20, 2017 | Politics
As a part of the celebration of the Pereyaslav Council anniversary, in Simferopol, on January 19, Slavic Unity Forum "Forever with Russia" was held. The Head of the Donetsk...
Jan 20, 2017 | Politics, Editorial
On Thursday, January 19, in the Republic of Crimea, in the course of events dedicated to the anniversary of the Pereyaslav Council, the DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko signed...
Jan 19, 2017 | Politics, Editorial
On January 17, staying in Simferopol with an official visit, the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic became a guest of the evening radio program Sputnik in the Crimea....
Jan 19, 2017 | Politics, Editorial
The DPR Head participated in a rally near Bogdan Khmelnitsky's monument in Simferopol. On Wednesday, January 18, the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic Alexander...
Jan 18, 2017 | Economics
The Yasinovataya machine shop (YMS) exported the first-in-2017 driving combine of its own production to the Russian Federation, the press-office of the enterprise reported....
Jan 12, 2017 | Economics
DPR metals industry sales topped 51 billion RUR in 2016, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade. “The volume of sales of industrial goods of steel enterprises amounted...
Dec 29, 2016 | Economics
On December 28 the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, attended "Straight Talk" discussion program at the local UNION TV channel. He...
Dec 29, 2016 | Economics
The DPR economic has grown 52 percent in 2016, the DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko said. “In 2015, unfortunately, we had to close down a lot of enterprises. 2016 has...
Jan 11, 2017 | Donbass Life, Humanitarian
DPR Head Alexander Zakharchenko ordered to start building new houses in Kozhevnya village close to the border with Russia, where households were destroyed in wake of Kiev...
Jan 10, 2017 | Humanitarian
More than 700 people took part in the project “We are of the same blood” organized by the social movement “Donetskaya Respublica” on blood donation since it was started in...
Jan 10, 2017 | Humanitarian
The Ministry of Labor and Social Policy provided humanitarian and monetary aid to 183 thousand LPR citizens in 2016. "Over 90 thousand people received monetary aid,...
Jan 09, 2017 | Humanitarian
The international organization ‘Spravedlivaya Pomoshch’ (Just aid) will continue the Russian community worker Yelizaveta Glinka’s work (Doctor Liza) on treating children from...

Jan 20, 2017 | Defence, Editorial
In Yelenovka, Donetsk People's Republic, a civilian bus full of people went under Ukrainian sniper fire on Friday. Shot from large caliber sniper rifle caused one...
Jan 20, 2017 | Defence
The situation along the whole contact line in Donbass remains unstable at present time, the SMM OSCE Deputy Chief Alexander Hug reports.   “Last week we could...
Jan 20, 2017 | Defence
The DPR Defense Ministry has registered the decrease in the number of shellings on the part of the Ukrainian army. Over the past 24 hours (18.-19.1.) the units of the...
Jan 20, 2017 | Defence
The Ukrainian military shell the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic even over Eastern Orthodox holidays.   They opened fire at the outskirts of Gorlovka at the...
Jan 20, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
Good afternoon! Last week, from January 14 till January 20, in detachments and military units of the DPR People's Militia, according to the plan of combat training, there...
Jan 19, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation returned to normal in the Donetsk People’s Republic in contrast to the previous days.  The Ukrainian terrorists violated the ceasefire regime 71 times...
Jan 18, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People's Republic remains tense. Criminal forces of Ukraine 682 times have violated the ceasefire regime over the past 24 hours. At that the...
Jan 17, 2017 | DPR Situation Reports
The situation in the Donetsk People's Republic remains tense. Criminal forces of Ukraine 427 times have violated the ceasefire regime over the past 24 hours. At that the...
Jan 19, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation on the line of contact has stabilized. During the day the ceasefire regime hasn't been violated. Despite the reduced number of shellings, the Ukrainian junta...
Jan 18, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation did not undergo essential changes on the contact line and remains under control.  The Ukrainian gunmen violated the ceasefire regime 1 time over the...
Jan 16, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
Despite the decrease in the number of shellings, the situation did not undergo essential changes on the contact line and remains under control.    Ukrainian...
Jan 12, 2017 | LPR Situation Reports
The situation on the line of contact tends to an aggravation, but despite it remains controlled. The Ukrainian gunmen eight times have violated the ceasefire regime. The...

Jan 19, 2017 | Ukraine
Verkhovna Rada adopted the law, allows the participation of foreign units in military training on Ukrainian territory. It concerns the Ukrainian and American manoeuvres Sea...
Jan 19, 2017 | Ukraine
Ukrainian so-called president Poroshenko hopes to meet US President-elect Donald Trump in February and believes Trump's administration will continue supporting Ukraine, he...
Jan 18, 2017 | Ukraine
The US will focus attention in its program of military assistance to Kiev on the development of a combat training center for Ukrainian troops, Donn Wrenn and Lacey...
Jan 18, 2017 | Ukraine
The Verkhovna Rada's deputy Nadezhda Savchenko previously had been sentenced in Russia and pardoned by the decree of the Russian president has declared that the Kiev...

Jan 20, 2017 | World
Russia’s new active protection system 'Arena-M' for T-72 and T-90 tanks is capable of protecting armored vehicles from US Tube-launched Optically-tracked Wire-guided (TOW)...
Jan 20, 2017 | World
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko said in Davos, that 'joint global efforts were needed to halt Russian aggression, both military and cyber', wrote Reuters. He called for...
Jan 20, 2017 | World
Russia is not financing the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics but is providing humanitarian aid to the Donbass region, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov...
Jan 19, 2017 | World
In its capacity of the OSCE chair Austria is going to improve the personnel and technical component of the Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine, Austria’s foreign minister,...

Jan 20, 2017 | Geopolitics
Germany is deploying now hundreds of soldiers and about 200 armored fighting vehicles to the Baltic region, Lithuania, near the Russian border as part of a force...
Jan 19, 2017 | Geopolitics
Russian and French Presidents, Vladimir Putin and Francois Hollande, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed over the phone on Wednesday the progress in the...
Jan 18, 2017 | Geopolitics, Editorial
Since 2014 the United States has deployed Norwegian caves full of military equipment, including far over 6,500 pieces of fighting material for over 15,000 soldiers. On Monday...
Jan 18, 2017 | Geopolitics
On January 17, a press conference of Donbass leaders dedicated to the Pereyaslav Council anniversary was held in Simferopol in the multimedia press centre of MIA "...

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