Kiev gets ready for new stage of military operation in Donetsk republic — DPR leader

April 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kiev gets ready for new stage of military operation in Donetsk republic — DPR leader 

MOSCOW, April 17 — Ukraine’s authorities are getting ready for a new stage of military operation in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), its leader Alexander Zakharchenko said on Thursday.

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Donetsk republic registers 25 violations of ceasefire since Tuesday afternoon

March 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Donetsk republic registers 25 violations of ceasefire since Tuesday afternoon 

MOSCOW, March 5 — Defense Ministry of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic has registered 25 violations of the ceasefire regime, including four instances of artillery shelling since Tuesday afternoon Eduard Basurin, the ministry spokesman said on Wednesday.

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Weapons pullout in east Ukraine to start on Feb. 24 – Donetsk Republic’s Defense Ministry

February 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Weapons pullout in east Ukraine to start on Feb. 24 – Donetsk Republic’s Defense Ministry 

MOSCOW, Feb. 2 — Work is beginning on Sunday for the Kiev military and self-defense fighters of the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics (DPR and LPR) to pull out heavy weaponry from the engagement line, DPR Defense Ministry spokesman Eduard Basurin said by phone on Sunday.

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Half Kiev’s forces in east Ukraine killed by poor kit, friendly fire – media

February 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Half Kiev’s forces in east Ukraine killed by poor kit, friendly fire – media 

LONDON, Feb. 22 — At least a half of the Ukrainian military’s losses during the conflict in east Ukraine were caused by the troops’ poor kit and friendly fire, The Sunday Times reported.

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Ukraine's Donetsk republic plans to supply coal to Iran, Turkey, North Africa

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ukraine's Donetsk republic plans to supply coal to Iran, Turkey, North Africa 

MOSCOW, Feb. 20 — The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) plans to supply coal to North African and Middle Eastern countries, head of the department for industry development strategy at the DPR’s leader’s office Yevgeny Lavrenov said on Friday.

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Kiev holding talks with East on 'all-for-all' prisoner swap on Saturday

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kiev holding talks with East on 'all-for-all' prisoner swap on Saturday 

KIEV, Feb. 20 — Kiev is in talks with the eastern Ukrainian self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics on an “all-for-all” prisoner exchange on Saturday, a representative from the Ukrainian Defense Ministry said Friday.

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Ukraine's Donetsk republic plans to supply coal to Iran, Turkey, North Africa

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ukraine's Donetsk republic plans to supply coal to Iran, Turkey, North Africa 

MOSCOW, Feb. 20 — The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) plans to supply coal to North African and Middle Eastern countries, head of the department for industry development strategy at the DPR’s leader’s office Yevgeny Lavrenov said on Friday.

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Kiev holding talks with East on 'all-for-all' prisoner swap on Saturday

February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Kiev holding talks with East on 'all-for-all' prisoner swap on Saturday 

KIEV, Feb. 20 — Kiev is in talks with the eastern Ukrainian self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics on an “all-for-all” prisoner exchange on Saturday, a representative from the Ukrainian Defense Ministry said Friday.

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Donetsk plans to conscript 100,000 in general mobilization

February 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Donetsk plans to conscript 100,000 in general mobilization 

DONETSK, Feb. 2 — The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) plans to hold a general mobilization in 10 days to recruit up to 100,000 people, DPR leader Alexander Zakharchenko said Monday.

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Dead bodies in NATO uniforms, US weapons recovered from under debris of Donetsk airport

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Dead bodies in NATO uniforms, US weapons recovered from under debris of Donetsk airport 

DONETSK, Jan. 23 — Dead bodies in NATO uniforms and a great number of US-made weapons have been recovered from under the debris of the Donetsk airport, Eduard Basurin, a spokesman for the defense ministry of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) said on Thursday.

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