TOP NEWS: Russia again launched missile strikes on the Rivne region. The aggressor’s troops fired on the Zhytomyr region and the suburbs of Kryvyi Rih. Russia continues to destroy the cities of Donetsk and Luhansk regions. In Kherson, the Russian military started throwing stun grenades at participants of a pro-Ukrainian rally. In the Zaporizhzhia region, the occupants shelled buses with children during the evacuation.
PHOTO OF THE DAY: A 96-year-old victim of Nazi persecution, Borys Romanchenko, was killed in Kharkiv
Borys Romanchenko survived the Buchenwald, Peenemünde, Dora, and Bergen-Belsen concentration camps but was killed by a Russian shell hitting his house in Kharkiv.
Russian naval artillery shelled Odesa from the Black sea
Russia destroyed several buildings. No injuries or deaths were reported.
Russian missile strikes on the Rivne region
Three of the occupiers’ four missiles were destroyed by Ukrainian air defenses over the Rivne district. Destruction from rocket fire is being clarified.
Russian troops fired on the suburbs of Kryvyi Rih
Russia fired with The BM-21 “Grad” on the town of Zelenodolsk and the village of Mala Kostromka near Kryvyi Rih. Houses were destroyed. No deaths were reported.
Anti-Russian protests in temporarily occupied Ukrainian cities
In Kherson, the Russian military started throwing stun grenades at participants of a pro-Ukrainian rally and opened fire. Some grenades exploded right under protesters’ feet, wounding several people.
In the Zaporizhzhia region, the occupants shelled buses with children
In the Zaporizhzhia region, Russian troops shelled evacuation buses with children. More than 20 buses tried to pass through the “green corridors”.
Russia launched an airstrike on Avdiivka. Five residents of the city were killed
Russian aircraft and artillery struck at Avdiivka. The Russians killed 5 residents of Avdiivka and wounded 20 civilians.
Evacuation continues from a number of shelled cities in the Donetsk region. 82 people were rescued from Avdiivka, including 24 children. 52 people were evacuated from Vugledar, including 9 children.
Russians shelled houses and schools in the Luhansk region. There are dead and wounded
Occupying troops again shelled the cities of Severodonetsk, Lysychansk, Rubizhne, Popasna and Kreminna. There are dead and wounded among the residents of these cities.
Consequences of enemy shelling in the Zhytomyr region: three houses were destroyed
As a result of enemy shelling in the Zhytomyr region, three private houses were destroyed and 10 were damaged. No one was killed or injured.
More than 70 houses in Kyiv were damaged by Russian shelling
In the capital, during the full-scale Russian aggression, more than 70 houses were damaged by enemy shelling.
Russia continues to terrorize Ukrainians. Its troops kidnap the leaders of Ukrainian cities and villages
In the Kherson region, the mayor of Beryslav was abducted, in the Kharkiv region – the head of the village of Tsyrkuny.
Russia plans to hold fictitious elections in several cities in the Zaporizhzhia region
In the temporarily occupied territories of Zaporizhzhia region, in some settlements, the occupants are preparing to hold fictitious elections of the pro-Russian administration of districts and cities.