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Ombudsman Office representatives congratulate children on St. Nicholas Day

1 On the eve of the St Nicholas Day, December 17, employees of the DPR Human Rights Ombudsman Office visited Child Welfare Centre in Gorlovka and a Communal Establishment “Child Welfare Centre of Yenakievo City Administration” to congratulate children on the holiday and give them presents. The human rights defenders were warmly welcomed by the children. [...]

Statement from Daria Morozova prior to Minsk meeting

Minsk Tomorrow, December 19, the next round of peace negotiations will take place. The agenda includes the following issues: the speedy implementation of the second stage of the prisoner exchange under “all confirmed for all confirmed” format; returning identity documents to people who have been exchanged on December 27, 2017; the transfer of people sentenced prior [...]

Human Rights Ombudsman informed on missing person

missing Last week, a DPR Ombudsman received one application on a man born in 1984, who went missing. As of 14 December 2018, 456 persons are considered missing. They might be held in Ukrainian captivity. Also, it was reported that one person was released as he has served the sentence. Information confirming whereabouts of 17 persons [...]

December 18 – International Migrants Day

Den-migranta In 2000, the United Nations General Assembly established December 18 as the International Migrants Day. In many countries around the world, various events are organized on this day in order to disseminate information about the rights and fundamental freedoms of migrants. Uncontrolled migration has become acute lately. Armed conflicts throughout the world have led to [...]

Updates on victims of the conflict

victims The Ukrainian forces continue to violate ceasefire with increasing number of attacks causing more victims. Between 7 and 13 December 2018, 2 DPR servicemen died in the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic as a result of the armed aggression of Ukraine. Three persons, including 2 DPR servicemen and one civilian man, sustained injuries of [...]