The seven hundred and forty-forth day (744) of the large-scale armed aggression of the russians against ours continues.


Northern Oblasts


The first 473 servicemen who were mobilized into the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine received 30,000 hryvnias from the city. This is a one-time benefit that the new recruits have been waiting for since December.

The Ambassador of Great Britain to Ukraine, Martin Harris, read a poem by Taras Shevchenko, a classic of Ukrainian literature, “The Dnieper is wide, roaring and moaning.” Today marks the 210th anniversary of Shevchenko’s birthday.

Zhytomyr Oblast

57 residents of Donetsk Oblast, where hostilities are currently taking place, arrived in Zhytomyr Oblast on another 50 evacuation train. People were resettled on the territory of two raions of Zhytomyr Oblast.

Chernihiv Oblast

FPV drones, mortars and barrel artillery – the russians attacked four border communities of the Chernihiv Oblast yesterday with all this.

Sumy Oblast

During the day, russian troops bombarded Sumy Oblast with missiles from helicopters and planes, drones and mortars. 9 communities came under fire from the territory of russia. 20 private houses, a lyceum building, a gas pipeline, and a car were damaged.

At night, the russian military carried out 4 shellings of the border areas of the Sumy Oblast, 23 explosions were recorded. Krasnopillya and Seredina-Buda communities were under fire.

Eastern Oblasts

Kharkiv Oblast

About 18 settlements in the region were hit by russia last day. Vovchansk, Synkivka, Tabaivka and Berestove were hit by airstrikes. In the Kupyansk direction, russia attacked positions in the Sinkivka and Kislivka raions three times.

As a result of the strikes in Vovchansk, a kindergarten, an apartment building, six private houses, farm buildings and cars were damaged.

On March 9, 27 children and their families were evacuated from Velikyi Burluk and Vilkhuvate communities of Kharkiv Oblast.

Donetsk Oblast

During March 8, the occupying forces hit populated areas of Donetsk Oblast 24 times and shelled the contact line 1,632 times. Shelling damaged 122 civilian objects.

On March 8, nine residents of the region were injured by shelling by the russian army in Donetsk Oblast.

The Ukrainian military repelled 51 attacks by russian occupation forces on the fronts of Donetsk and Luhansk Oblasts. Most of the fighting took place in the Avdiyivka and Maryinka directions. Russian invaders stormed here 37 times.

On the morning of March 9, the russian occupying forces shelled Chasiv Yar and Ocheretine in Donetsk Oblast with artillery. One person died, another was injured.

Bakhmut raion

In Siversk, two people were injured when a drone hit a car.

Southern Oblasts

Mykolayiv Oblast

In the Mykolayiv Oblast, yesterday and on March 9, the russian military launched artillery strikes on the waters of the Ochakiv community. In addition, over the yesterday, the russian army fired twice at the Kutsurub community with artillery. The shelling damaged the private sector in the village of Dmytrivka. No people were injured.

In Novyi Buh, more than 50 cars drove with the flags of Ukraine and various units of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. After the rally, about 150 people joined a rally to commemorate prisoners of war and missing soldiers.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

The russian army struck 323 times at 12 towns and villages in Zaporizhzhia Oblast over the course of the day on March 8.

Three fires broke out in the Polohy raion as a result of russian shelling overnight on March 8. Houses in Gulyaypole, Novopavlivka and Orikhiv were burning. No one was killed or injured.

At night, the russian army attacked an Ukrenergo substation in Zaporizhzhia Oblast with drones. No one was killed or injured. The equipment was not damaged. There were no power outages.

Eight attacks by the russian army in the areas of Robotyne and west of Verbove in Zaporizhzhia Oblast were repelled by the Defense Forces yesterday.

Odesa Oblast

In the morning, the russian army attacked Odesa Oblast from a tactical aircraft, firing an X-31 missile. It hit a field outside the settlement. People and infrastructure were not damaged.

Kherson Oblast

Russian troops fired 13 times at the settlements of the Kherson city territorial community yesterday. A multi-storey building, five private houses, a hospital building, an administrative building and a gas pipeline were damaged.

In total, the russian military shelled 19 settlements in the Oblast, hitting residential areas. Four multi-storey buildings and 30 private houses, a medical facility, a kindergarten, gas pipelines, and cars were damaged. Two people were killed and two others, including a child, were wounded.

Late yesterday evening, a russian air bomb hit a house in Kherson. A 7-year-old child was hospitalized with mine-blast trauma and shrapnel wounds.

Central Oblasts

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

Five UAVs were shot down by air defense forces in the sky over Kryvyi Rih on the night of March 9. An industrial enterprise was also hit. A fire broke out there. No one was killed or injured.

More than 10 artillery shells were fired by the russian military at the Marhanets community in the Nikopol Raion on the night of March 9. No one was killed or injured.

A 16-year-old boy died as a result of shelling in the Nikopol Raion in the morning of March 9. A 22-year-old man was also wounded. He is in a serious condition in the hospital. A private house, an outbuilding, a power line and a gas pipeline were damaged.

Poltava Oblast

On the night of March 8-9, 2024, air defense was operating in Poltava Oblast. A total of 12 Shahed attack UAVs were destroyed.

Western Oblasts

Lviv Oblast

In 2024, students in Lviv Oblast will take the national multi-subject test in shelters. This is to ensure that in the event of an air raid, students do not interrupt the test.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast

In Khmelnytskyi people came out for the 82nd rally in support of prisoners.

Last modified: 23 Березня, 2024