Donetsk Peoples Republic

Russia simplified entry from Ukraine, LPR and DPR

Russia simplified entry from Ukraine, LPR and DPR

Foreigners and stateless persons will be able to enter Russia from the territories of the LDPR and Ukraine without any problems since March 5, the Kremlin press service reports, citing a presidential decree. "Foreign citizens and …

Facing Western isolation Russia looks to East

Facing Western isolation Russia looks to East

As sanctions against Russia continue to increase, Moscow will likely focus on states in the Islamic world and the Middle East for support — but even this window may be closing

Putin declares beginning of military operation in Donbass

Putin declares beginning of military operation in Donbass

Russia has begun a military operation in Ukraine following a request from the authorities of the Donetsk and Lugansk republics for assistance in repelling Kiev’s military aggression, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in urgent address …

Putin: Russia to provide military aid to Donbass republics

Putin: Russia to provide military aid to Donbass republics

Russia will provide military aid to Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics, Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed, answering questions from journalists. "About the use of armed forces abroad. Well, how else, of course, …

Strong blast hits Donetsk

Strong blast hits Donetsk

A powerful blast hit Donetsk in the early hours of Wednesday, TASS reported. The sound of an explosion was distinctly heard in the central Voroshilovsky district of the capital of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and the …

Federation Council ratifies treaties with DPR and LPR

Federation Council ratifies treaties with DPR and LPR

The Federation Council unanimously ratified the treaties of friendship and cooperation with the Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics. The contracts are concluded for a period of 10 years with automatic prolongation for five-year …

Syria supports Putin's decision to recognize DPR, LPR

Syria supports Putin's decision to recognize DPR, LPR

Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said Syria supported the decision by Russian President Vladimir Putin to recognize independence of the Donetsk and Lugansk people’s republics and called it a historic milestone. "I would …

Putin recognizes Donetsk and Lugansk republics

Putin recognizes Donetsk and Lugansk republics

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed decrees at the ceremony in the Kremlin on recognizing the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics. Speaking in a televised address to the citizens earlier, Putin explained: "I believe it …