Kremlin has "influence on republics" in occupied Donbas – Putin's spokesman The occupying forces in eastern Ukraine have recently increased the number of attacks on the positions of Ukraine's Joint Forces.
15:40, 15 July 2020
Ukraine needs direct dialogue with Russia to resolve Donbas conflict – Kuleba However, Russia rejects direct dialogue, insisting on talks with the so-called "DPR" and "LPR."
16:55, 09 July 2020
President Zelensky calls on Italy's PM to close illegal 'offices' of self-proclaimed Donbas republics The two officials discussed general policy issues.
20:56, 07 February 2020
Pro-Russian act by German delegate to PACE The official offered to include representatives of the unrecognized "LPR-DPR" in Normandy talks, without being authorized to do so.
10:20, 23 January 2020
About 200,000 Donbas residents obtain Russian citizenship in 2019 – Russian media According to the Russian Interior Ministry, 232 people were denied Russian citizenship.
15:33, 02 January 2020
Ukraine-"DPR/LPR" prisoner swap takes place according to "124-for-76" formula – Lutkovska The Ukrainian side has handed over 124 people to Russian-occupied Donbas, the official specified.
23:53, 29 December 2019
Prisoner swap: Ukraine hands over 127 people to Donbas militants – Ukraine's official Fourteen people refused to take part in the swap and return to occupied Donbas.
19:30, 29 December 2019
Ukraine, "LPR/DPR" militants exchange prisoners (Photo, video) The prisoner swap began at the Mayorsk checkpoint at 11:00 Kyiv time on Sunday.
13:08, 29 December 2019
Only 14.6% of Ukrainians agree to special status to Russia-controlled 'DPR'/'LPR' – poll Every third Ukrainian thinks that more pressure and sanctions are needed to stop Russian aggression against Ukraine.
16:50, 06 December 2019
FM Prystaiko explains ways to agree law on Donbas special status with occupying authorities Prystaiko suggests the discussion of basic parameters of the new law is possible during the upcoming Normandy summit.
16:27, 18 November 2019
"DPR/LPR" put forward their date for disengagement in Petrivske in Donbas Terrorists say they have sent the relevant message to the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine.
15:20, 07 November 2019
Kremlin speaks about "Steinmeier formula," preparations for Normandy summit Peskov stressed Ukraine "has now confirmed" the consent given earlier by former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to the "Steinmeier formula."
14:14, 04 October 2019
Kremlin comments on Putin aide Surkov's resignation Reports that Surkov wrote a letter of resignation were spread on Telegram channels on May 24.
15:11, 27 May 2019
"DPR/LPR" representatives meet in Moscow, discuss "bloody mess" in Ukraine – journalist The Russian authorities can no longer say that they have nothing to do with the militants in Donbas.
16:11, 25 February 2019
Russia spends about US$2 bln per year on "LPR/DPR" – Putin's ex-advisor Illarionov says that about 0.25% of GDP allocated for the occupied territories is a significant amount, but it is not exorbitant.
12:46, 19 November 2018
Canada deeply concerned by illegitimate elections in Russian-occupied Donbas Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity must be respected, Global Affairs Canada said in a statement.
23:52, 10 November 2018
Poroshenko urges residents of Russian-occupied Donbas not to participate in fake elections Russia makes this step only to elect the next puppets already appointed by them," the head of state said.
22:55, 10 November 2018
Mogherini: EU considers 'elections' in Russian-occupied Donbas illegal, not to recognize them At the same time, the European Union reiterates its full support for the independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine within its internationally recognized borders.
17:47, 10 November 2018
Russia stalling talks between Volker, Surkov – U.S. Mission to OSCE Illegal "local" elections in Donbas, orchestrated by Russia, run counter to the Minsk agreements.
12:33, 09 November 2018