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DPR criticize Kiev’s exchange proposal

Glavnoe-na-19.00-ot-05.10.2018.mp4_20181006_102350.936 The proposal from Kiev to exchange prisoners under the formula “66 for 19” contradicts Minsk Agreements on peaceful settlement in Donbass, said DPR Ombudsman Daria Morozova. Earlier, a Ukrainian representative at Minsk negotiations Yevhen Marchuk announced that Kiev can perform the prisoner exchange on December 27 under the formula “66 for 19”. “We are ready [...]

DPR Ombudsman Office receives one appeal on arrest

arrest Last week, DPR Ombudsman Office received an appeal on arrest of a woman born in 1966, who was detained at the checkpoint in November 2018.  She was charged with an offence under Part 1 Article 258-3 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. As at November 23, 2018, there are 278 persons detained by the Ukrainian [...]

The overview of the current social and humanitarian situation, within the territory of the Donetsk People`s Republic as a result of hostilities between 17 and 23 November 2018

обзор The free will of the people is an integral part and a foundation of democracy. This is enshrined in international documents, such as the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948), the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (1966) and a number of other documents. Thus, Article 21 (3) of the Universal Declaration of Human [...]

Statement from Daria Morozova prior to Minsk meeting

1-1 On 22 November, the next round of negotiations will take place. To date, we have not received any written response on the formula “174 for 46” announced by Ukrainian politicians in media. We would have received the official position of Kiev regarding the exchange “all confirmed for all confirmed” if Ukrainian authorized representatives had attended [...]

Comment from Daria Morozova on exchange claims by Ukrainian representatives

Darya-Morozova-o-Minskih-soglasheniyah.mp4_20180212_095649.757-300x169 Eleven months after the large-scale exchange of December 27, 2017, the President of Ukraine “remembered” about his citizens. On November 11, following a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron, Petro Poroshenko stated that the exchange process must be resumed. I would like to note that the Donetsk People’s Republic has [...]

The overview of the current social and humanitarian situation, within the territory of the Donetsk People`s Republic as a result of hostilities between 27 October and 2 November 2018

обзор   The fight against dissent that began in Ukraine immediately after the coup d'état of 2014 has become an official policy of the state. Politically motivated persecution, as well as that on national, linguistic and religious grounds, numerous violations of human rights and freedoms, have become common practice throughout the country. These problems are particularly [...]

Statement from Daria Morozova on Violent Crimes Report

на фоне флага Public organizations “Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group” and “Shore of Peace” published a report on violent crimes committed in eastern Ukraine in 2014-2018. It should be noted that the Report has an extremely biased and one-sided nature. For example, there is some controversial evidence presented when describing an airstrike against the city of Zugres, which [...]