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Donetsk to demand Ukraine stop persecution of DPR citizens’ relatives at Minsk talks

2 On 13 February, the Donetsk People’s Republic will raise the issue of safety of relatives of a DPR serviceman at the meeting of the Humanitarian Subgroup in Minsk, according to DPR Human Rights Ombudsman Daria Morozova. “We organized meetings with representatives of international organizations – UN, OSCE and the ICRC. We asked them to document [...]

“Mother had blood stroke, dad’s paralysed”: DPR servicemen’s families under SSU pressure

682-1024x682 Psychological pressure, blackmail and death threats – to name but a few methods the Security Service of Ukraine (SSU) is using against Donetsk People’s Republic militiamen’s families living in Kiev-held territory. People’s Militia serviceman Eduard Klypa spoke at a press conference in Donetsk about new facts of intimidation and the consequences. The SSU attempted to [...]

DPR to transfer 300 persons convicted before conflict

8135df The Donetsk People’s Republic is going to transfer 300 persons convicted before the conflict, who expressed a desire to continue serving their sentences in the territory of Ukraine, to Kiev, said DPR Ombudsman Daria Morozova on Friday. “Now there are 300 persons who wish to continue serving their sentences in the territory of Ukraine. I [...]

Representatives of DPR Ombudsman Office visit Amvrosyevka boarding school No.4

2 On 5 February, Representatives of the DPR Human Rights Ombudsman Office conducted an inspection of the educational process and living conditions in Amvrosyevka boarding school No.4. Currently, 179 orphans and children deprived of parental care attend the school. There are a library, an ethnographic museum and a museum devoted to A.S. Pushkin, a medical unit, [...]

DPR and LPR to transfer pre-conflict detainees to Kiev

orig-1549529288-1024x576 The next group of common prisoners sentenced before the conflict in Donbass will soon be transferred to Ukraine, Human Rights Ombudsman Daria Morozova told to a correspondent of the Federal News Agency. “The transfer of convicts to Ukraine is scheduled to be held shortly,” she said. “Those are common prisoners sentenced before the conflict. Under [...]

Draft law “On displaced persons” is under discussion

logo1 On 6 February, chief executives of the Human Rights Ombudsman in the Donetsk People’s Republic took part in a meeting of the Working Group of the Interim Commission of the DPR People’s Council on Activity Control and Coordination in the areas most affected by the armed aggression of Ukraine. The meeting was devoted to the [...]

DPR Human Rights Ombudsman to hold on-site receptions

important On 6 February 2019, from 11 am to 1 pm, at the City Administration of Debaltsevo  (12 Lenina Str.), the DPR Human Rights Ombudsman’s Office will hold an on-site reception of citizens to give advice on issues of protecting their rights and freedoms. At the reception, citizens will have the opportunity to ask human rights [...]

Two conflict-related deaths reported

victims Between 18 and 24 January 2019, no injuries to civilians or servicemen have been reported. In the specified period, 2 DPR servicemen died. Since the beginning of 2019, 6 persons sustained injuries of varying severities, including three servicemen and three civilians. Since the beginning of the armed conflict, 4731 persons died, including 81 children.