DONi News Bulletin


Dutch volunteer in DPR army: NATO is the aggressor and I don't want to live in a society where fascism rules

While assessing the situation, and the respect of the ceasefire, in Promka positions (between Yasinovataya and Avdeyevka), we discovered a Dutch volunteer serving in the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) army. His name is Pascal, he left the Netherlands this year, with his wife, children, and dog, to come living and serving here in the DPR. To help Donbass people defend their land, because he did not “want to live in a society where…


DPR Inland Revenue Minister suffers assassination attempt

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 10:50 An assassination attempt against the DPR Minister of Inland Revenue Alexander Timofeyev was committed, he is in critical condition, a source in the power departments of the DPR informed. "There were two explosions this morning at 8.30 (Moscow time), an attempt was made on the DPR Minister of Inland Revenue Timofeyev, who is in critical condition," the source…


Lvov ready for uprising against Kiev – Ukrainian intelligence general

The confrontation between the Ukrainian authorities and the opposition has reached the point when firearms may be used, stated the ex-head of the Foreign Intelligence Service of Ukraine, Army General Nikolai Malomuzh. "We addressed the government, representatives of law enforcement agencies and special services, and especially the opposition, to start a dialogue, not to aggravate the situation, which had been already…


Ex-commander of Ukraine’s internal troops says foreign snipers operated on Maidan

Foreign snipers were present on the Maidan in Kiev in February 2014, stated Stanislav Shulyak, ex-commander of the internal troops of Ukraine. According to him, Andrei Parubi (current speaker of the Verkhovna Rada), Sergei Pashinsky (chairman of the Defense and Security Council) and others acted as the organizers of this "monstrous crime." "The overwhelming majority of snipers were foreign mercenaries," RIA…


'No Russian forces in Donbass' - OSCE Head


Kiev's war crimes book presented in DPR capital

The presentation of the book "Chronicle of alive: 2014-2016" covering the facts of war crimes committed by Kiev in Donbass took place today in the capital of the Donetsk People's Republic. The collection was presented by the Vice-Commander of the Republic's Operational Command, Eduard Basurin. The head of the DPR delegation to the Minsk talks, the People's Council Chairman Denis Pushilin also attended the presentation. "The…


American coal doesn't help Ukraine

Even taking into account American and African coal, which is supplied to Ukraine, the country still does not have enough fuel to pass the heating season without problems. The expert of the energy market Valentin Zemlyansky said this on the air of the Сhernomorsky TRK. According to him, Ukraine lacks about four million tons of coal. "The deficit of coal for the heating season is four million tons - one million…


Upcoming heating season can become record expensive for Ukrainians

In October, Ukrainians will receive the first payment requests for heating. As the Ukrainian publication Segodnya writes, the current heating season can turn out to be a record expensive for many citizens, as this year its duration and standards have been reduced, for which a subsidy discount is calculated. In addition, according to a memorandum with the IMF, in the near future the National Commission of Ukraine on Energy Regulation (NCUER)…


Ukraine's spending on defense to reach $6.3 billion in 2018

The draft budget of Ukraine for 2018 provides for defense and security sector expenditures in the amount of 164.9 billion hryvnia (about 6.34 billion dollars), which is 14.8% more than in 2017, Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said. According to him, this year the sum for defense needs in the state budget is 143.6 billion hryvnia (5.5 billion dollars). "Defense spending will increase: 164.9 billion hryvnia…


MH17 targeted from Ukraine-controlled territory, eyewitness says

More then 3 years have passed since the day of the MalaysiaAirlines Boeing 777 crash in the Donbass skies. The disaster’s causes are investigated by the International Investigation Team, which includes Australia, Belgium, Malaysia, the Netherlands and Ukraine. In September 2016, it published an interim result of the international investigation – the investigators were convinced that they possessed irrefutable…