The three hundred and ninety (390) day of heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to the large-scale russian military invasion continues.
During the last air raid alert, an enemy UAV-type object was detected in the airspace north of Kyiv. The target was destroyed by air defense forces and means.
Due to the increase in electricity consumption, network restrictions may be introduced in the capital. Restoration work continues at all Ukrenergo facilities damaged by russian attacks.
The head of the KCMA officially signed the order to change the curfew in Kyiv from March 26. Now it will operate from 00:00 to 05:00 every day.
Today in Vyshgorod raion, the destruction of explosive objects took place.
The world-famous Ukrainian tennis player, UNITED24 ambassador Elina Svitolina donated $20,000 for the reconstruction of the «Munhausen» residential complex, located in Irpin at Kyivska Street, 53. Donors from different parts of the world also contributed to the restoration of this apartment building. At Elina Svitolina’s call, people donated more than $9,000. In addition, the Irpin Reconstruction Fund, for its part, handed over metal structures for the reconstruction of the «Munhausen» residential complex in the amount of 245,000 hryvnias. So, less than $18,000 of the $127,000 needed to rebuild the «Munhausen» residential complex remained to be collected.
On March 20, the Semenivka community was shelled by russian troops with mortars. The military was informed about five hits in the area of the village of Karpovychi. At this time, seven more mortar hits were recorded in the area of the village of Leonivka. There are no losses among personnel and equipment. No information was received about losses among the local population or damage to civil infrastructure.
By train, on March 19, the russians shelled the territories of Khotin, Shalygyne, Esman, Velyka Pysarivka, Krasnopillia, Seredyna-Buda, and Bilopillia communities. In Khotin, the hits of a dairy farm were damaged.
The enemy continues to shell the border settlements of the Kupyansk, Chuguyiv and Bogoduhiv raions of the Oblasts.
Last day Vovchansk, Kupyansk, Dvorichna, Starytsia, Berestove and other cities and villages of Kharkiv Oblast were under the fire of the occupiers.
The occupiers fired more than 10 mortar strikes at the village of Oleksandrivka and the village of Timofiivka of the Bogoduhiv raion. At least 5 private residential buildings were damaged there.
At 11:00, Kupyansk was under attack. In the evening, after 20:00, the enemy attacked Vovchansk. There were no casualties.
Demining of the area continues. During the day, the pyrotechnic units of the State Emergency Service examined more than 2 hectares of territory, where 10 units of explosive objects were removed and neutralized.
The police documented 27 strikes in Donetsk Oblast during the day. 11 settlements were under fire. The occupiers opened fire from aircraft, S-300 air defense systems, Grad anti-aircraft missiles, artillery, mortars, and tanks. 27 civilian objects were destroyed and damaged – 17 residential buildings, a hotel, an office building, cars.
During the day of March 19, the russians injured two residents of Donetsk Oblast.
Since February 24, 2022, the russians have killed 1,418 civilians of Donetsk Oblast, wounded another 3,241. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.
Kramatorsk and Kramatorsk raion
In the middle of the night, the russians launched a missile strike on Kramatorsk – there were damaged houses, according to preliminary information, there were no victims.
One person was injured in Kostyantynivka, 3 high-rise buildings and 3 private houses were damaged in the city.
Shelling was recorded in Torske and Zarichne of the Lyman community.
Bakhmut and Bakhmut raion
It is known that one person was injured and three high-rise buildings were damaged in Bakhmut.
It was loud on the outskirts of Chasiv Yar and Soledar communities.
Shelling was recorded in Siversk and Serebryanka of the Siversk community.
The police rescue a child from the battle zone. In one day, 18 people were evacuated from Siversk and Soledar communities, including 8 children. The smallest one saved is 2 years old.
Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk raion
Last day, russian troops fired shells at the cities of Avdiyivka, the villages of Severne, Lastochkina, Orlivka, Vremivka, Tonenka, and Maksimilianivka, reports the communication department of the police of the Donetsk Oblast. The occupiers opened fire from aircraft, S-300 air defense systems, Grad anti-aircraft missiles, artillery, mortars, and tanks. A rocket attack was carried out on the outskirts of the Kurakhivka community— power lines were damaged.
In the Ocheretyn community, Tonenke and Severne were under fire.
Maryinka, Krasnohorivka, and Novomykhailivka are affected in the Mariyinka community.
In the morning, Avdiyivka came under fire from artillery and Grady — there is damage on two streets and on the territory of the Avdiyivka coke-chemical plant.
The non-governmental organization “Eastern Ukrainian Agricultural Advisory Service” with the financial support of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations has launched a humanitarian program to support households and small agricultural producers engaged in animal husbandry. So, the residents of Lysivskyi, Shevchenkivskyi, Pershotravnevskyi, and Novoelizavetivskyi districts of Starostinsk have already received feed for broiler chickens.
Volnovakha and Volnovakha raion
On the last day, a private house was destroyed in Bogoyavlenka of the Ugledar community due to rocket fire by the russian army. No casualties have been reported.
In the Belokurakyn raion, the russians resorted to yet another provocation. The other day, vehicles with a blue-yellow flag moved through populated areas – the russians were watching the reaction of the local population. Directly in the district center, they used the “Sobr”, all the forces of the local commandant’s office, and even armored vehicles. They focused their attention on people who had businesses registered in Ukraine.
As of 7:30 a.m. on March 20, no enemy shelling was recorded on the territory of the Mykolayiv Oblast.
During the past day, March 19, the russian military shelled civilian infrastructure in the area of 17 settlements of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
In the village of Dobropillya, Zaporizhzhia Oblast, the russian military damaged the roof of a historical building of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This building is a rare example of German heritage, built in 1890.
An “FSB” agent was detained in Odesa, who was collecting intelligence on new units of the Defense Forces. To collect data, the former law enforcement officer signed up for an interview to join the Armed Forces unit. Under the guise of his legend, he covertly photographed locations of military formation deployments and studied the commander’s psycho-type in an attempt to recruit him further.
Odesa chaplains consecrated three cars that will send the military to the Bakhmut direction. Along with the vehicle, the defenders will be given chest awards from volunteers.
The russian army shelled the Kherson Oblast 86 times in the past day. Kherson – three times. Shells hit houses. Six people were injured.
Russian troops shelled Antonivka in the afternoon. They hit the church and damaged houses and a minibus. There are no injured or dead. The village of Veletenske, where a woman was wounded, and the village of Lvivo, where two men were wounded, also came under the fire of the occupiers.
In the Kherson Oblast, an 18-year-old boy was blown up by a russian mine in a forest strip outside the village of Stanislav. He died on the spot.
This morning, a 35-year-old man was blown up by a russian mine near the village of Mala Oleksandrivka. He lost his left lower leg and was given medical assistance.
In the temporarily occupied territory of the Kherson Oblast, the organizer of the torture chamber, Serhiy Moskalenko, was liquidated. The man held the position of the so-called “head of the pre-trial detention center” where Ukrainian prisoners were tortured.
Police investigators have announced the suspicion of collaboration with a resident of the Kherson raion. During the occupation, a 36-year-old man assumed the position of “deputy director” of one of the captured enterprises. He forced workers to participate in a pseudo-referendum and publicly called to support the occupiers. The suspect faces up to 10 years in prison with confiscation of property.
More than seven thousand bottles of drinking water, hygiene kits, candles, and two pumps for raising water from artesian wells were delivered to the Novoaleksandrivka community. The aid came from Odesa from the “Ranok Vidrodzheniya” charitable foundation.
Russians shelled the Velykomykhailivka community of the Sinelnykove Raion of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast. The consequences of the shelling are being established.
In Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, pyrotechnics will inspect 2,500 hectares of fields that were shelled by russian fascist troops before the start of spring work.
As a result of the special operation, the Security Service of Ukraine neutralized underground “regional committees of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union” in Dnipropetrovsk and 6 other Oblasts of Ukraine. This group was controlled from Moscow. It was supposed to support the russian invaders on the ground. In total, they managed to recruit about 50 people who used their own homes for secret meetings of the enemy underground.
A T-shirt of the former FC Dnipro goalkeeper Andrii Lunin with the autographs of Spanish Real Madrid players was put up for auction. In this shirt, Lunin won the final of the club World Cup. You can buy the shirt at an auction on eBay. All the money will go to help the Armed Forces.
A theater workshop was organized in Kropyvnytskyi. Anyone could participate. The goal was to help solve a psychological problem with the help of theater, to talk about the problems that bothered them. The result of the classes was the play “How to Build a Life After Loss,” in which each of the participants spoke about their loss.
Olha Kotovska, an athlete from Rivne and a participant in the 2016 Olympic Games, presented an award from her collection to a boy who donated 3,500 hryvnias for a drone. The athlete closed the fundraiser for the DJI Mavic 3 for the 110th separate mechanized brigade, where her husband serves, in two days, having raised the required amount.
The Rivne Regional Youth Library has joined a nationwide charity collection of books for libraries and cultural centers in Kherson Oblast that were damaged and destroyed by russian troops during the full-scale invasion. The book collection will last until April 5. The organizers of the collection ask to bring books in Ukrainian and English for children, teenagers, and adults. Preferably, books for a wide audience and of different artistic genres.
The first three panic buttons for calling security police operational teams were installed in Khmelnytskyi. There are already ten of them in Khmelnytskyi Oblast. After pressing the panic button, the signal is sent to the control operators, who, in turn, send it to the nearest response teams. The devices operate around the clock on batteries.
40 war-affected children from the Novohrodivka community in Donetsk Oblast are undergoing rehabilitation, recreation, and social rehabilitation in Kamianets-Podilskyi. The trip of young Donetsk residents to Podillia was organized by the SOS Civil Defense Headquarters Charitable Foundation as part of the Children of War pilot project. “Ukrzaliznytsia has provided a separate carriage for the children.
President Volodymyr Zelenskyi has awarded the Deputy Head of the National Police in Zakarpattia Oblast Roman Us with the Order of Danylo Halytskyi. A soldier from Zakarpattia, Ihor Shymoniak, received the Order “For Courage” of the III degree. Both soldiers are fighting in the National Police battalion “West”.
In 2023, Zakarpattia will be able to produce the first technical salt from the Tereblia deposit. It can be used in the fall and winter to fill roads. The salt deposits should be enough to meet the entire country’s needs.
‘The Local Employment Partnership in Zakarpattia Oblast’ project is being implemented in Zakarpattia. As part of the initiative, the organizers are holding a call for applications for grants of up to $10,000 for representatives of micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises. Local and relocated companies can take part in the competition.Last modified: 22 Березня, 2023