"The Minister of Communications of the DNR” Victor Yatsenko: "Given the fact, that Vodafone has closed the access of the remaining technical personnel of the former MTS-Ukraine to its equipment, and also because these remaining specialists are not able to solve complex tasks, we ask Vodafone to send staff to audit the technical condition and launch of the network in the territory of the DNR".
Media: "The human rights ombudsman of the DNR Daria Morozova thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia for their assistance in exchanging prisoners".
Media: "The official visit of the head of the UN mission for human rights in Ukraine Fiona Fraser to Donetsk will be held on January 25. This was stated by human rights ombudsman of the DNR Daria Morozova".
Media: "Within the new stage of the exchange of prisoners, the DNR intends to return 84 people from the Ukrainian captivity. This was stated by Daria Morozova, human rights ombudsman of the DNR".
"The MIA of the DNR": "In order to identify sabotage and reconnaissance groups, as well as to prevent the commission of crimes and offenses during the night, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the DNR carried out Night City preventive operation from January 20 to January 21. 173 people were detained for violation of the curfew".
"Donetsk City Administration": "During the period from January 15 to 21, 81 children were born in Donetsk: 53 boys and 28 girls".
"Luhansk City Administration": "During the period from January 15 to 21, 59 children were born in Luhansk: 25 boys and 34 girls".
Media: "Memorial plaque commemorating the founder and first rector of the Donetsk Academy of Management and Public Service Stanislav Povazhny was opened on January 22 at the building of the educational institution".
Media: "Workers of Donetsk public services have begun dismantling the main Christmas tree of the DNR".
"The MES of the LNR": "The Ministry of Emergency Situations and the regional administrations opened 89 warming centres in the territory of the LNR".
Media: "The People's Council of the LNR introduced amendments to the law “On the State Civil Service of the LNR", according to which articles 47 and 48 of the law regulating the payment of civil workers, come into force not from January 1, 2018, but from January 1, 2019".
"The MIA of the LNR": "The LNR police detained a man in Luhansk who is suspected of stealing state registration plates assigned to vehicles: Daewoo Lanos, owned by a citizen born in 1983; Mitsubishi Lancer, owned by a citizen born in 1971; VAZ-2112, owned by a citizen born in 1986; VAZ-2101, owned by a citizen born in 1995; Mercedes-Benz, owned by a citizen born in 1977".