Media: "At a conference in Moscow Region members of the International CIS Confederation of Trade Unions of construction workers unanimously voted to co-opt the DPR delegation and to exclude the delegation from Ukraine".
"The Ministry of State Security of the LPR": "The freed from Ukrainian captivity Luhansk resident Oleksandr Sokolov told the Ministry of State Security of the LPR about his constant suffering for his patriotism. "Employees of the detention center tried to influence me morally. They hanged a flag of Ukraine above my bed. Of course, I tried to take it off. For that, they put me in the "pit" for 15 days. But I'm proud of that they called me a separatist," - the former prisoner told".
Media: "In Donetsk, as of 17:00 on January 23, 244 of the 272 heating boilers operated. 17 consumers were not connected to the gas supply".
"The Ministry of Transport of the DPR": "The employees of the SOE Donetsk railway fixed contact network devices on a railway site Gorlivka – Bayrak, damaged by shelling in 2014. This allowed resume the movement of trains on electric traction".
"Ministry of Education and Science of the "DPR": "Surgeons of the leading medical institutions of Donetsk for the first time in the history of the DPR will receive a diploma of the candidate of medical sciences. Diplomas will be given to the surgeon of the Gusak Institute of Emergency and Reconstructive Surgery Oleksandr Bondarenko and practical surgeon of the surgical department № 2 of Donetsk Clinical Territorial Medical Association Yuliia Shapovalova".
"Director of Donetsk Republican Art Museum Nadiya Anischenko": "The exhibition of Russian classical paintings by Ivan Shishkin opens on January 26. It will be dedicated to the birthday of the artist. The exhibition will include 4 spectacular paintings and 21 etchings. The etchings were donated to the museum in 2013 and will be exhibited for the first time".
Media: "In the LPR, Stakhanov residents commemorated the victims of the town’s shelling on January 21-23, 2015. The campaign was organized by the Social Movement "Peace for Luhansk" and the city administration. The rally participants honored the memory of victims by minute of silence. Then the youth released black balloons into the sky, recalling the names of victims of Stakhanov shelling".
Media: "In the period from January 16 to 23, 94 babies were born in Donetsk: 46 boys and 48 girls".
Media: "Donetsk utilities began to dismantle the main Christmas tree of the republic, which is mounted on the central Lenin Square. Works are expected to be finished in three days".
"Prosecutor General's Office of the LPR": "For illegal possession of 160.3 grams of cannabis, the Luhansk resident was sentenced to 6 years' imprisonment. Despite his partial admission of guilt, the evidence and other circumstances established by the court, fully proved and confirmed his guilt".