The five hundred and twenty-ninth day (529) of the large-scale armed aggression by the russian against our continues. 


Northern oblasts


In Kyiv, the trident was lifted for installation on the Motherland monument. The final works are planned to be completed by the Flag Day of Ukraine on August 23.

Today in Kyiv, activists restored the Crimean Tatar flag on sloping slabs near the Dnipro River. They painted it on an area of 1,340 square meters and spent more than 150 kilograms of paint.

Kyiv Oblast

A mobile dentistry was operating in the modular town in Horenka. Residents of the town received free dental services from qualified specialists. The project was implemented by the Ihor Chernenko Charitable Foundation in cooperation with the dentistry and with the support of European partners.

Scouts of the Bucha community created a youth space in Rokytne. Now the youth of Rokytne have a place to hold their events and meetings to develop the community’s youth environment and informal communication.

The Bucha Public Library hosted an art therapy class for children with disabilities and those raised without parents. The children sculpted with plasticine and polymer materials.

During the meeting, psychologists also communicated with the participants. The organizers plan to involve rehabilitation therapists in the next meeting. The Art Saturdays are implemented with the support of international partners.

Zhytomyr Oblast

Colonel-General Oleksandr Syrskyi, Commander of the Eastern Group of Forces, presented state awards to the soldiers of the 95th Detached Airborne Assault Brigade, who distinguished themselves during the defense of the country against the russian invaders.

“The Strong of Ukraine” veterans’ competition started in Zhytomyr. This is a comprehensive inclusive patriotic event for veterans. It is organized by the NGO “Strongmen Federation of Ukraine” to engage veterans who have been injured in the war, as well as their families in sports.

Chernihiv Oblast

On the morning of August 6, russians shelled the Snovsk community. Border guards recorded 12 explosions, probably from a 120-mm mortar, in the direction of the village of Khrinivka.

Sumy Oblast

During the day on August 5, the russian army shelled 7 communities in the Sumy Oblast, with more than 100 explosions recorded. A civilian was killed as a result of russian military strikes. Some damage was also done to buildings.

During the night and in the morning of August 6, the russian military carried out 19 attacks on six settlements in the Sumy Oblast.

Eastern regions

Kharkiv Oblast

The russian army dropped an aerial bomb on the blood transfusion center in the Kupiansk community. Two people were killed and four wounded as a result of an airstrike on a non-residential building in Kruhlyakivka, Kupiansk Raion, in the evening of August 5.

A 55-year-old man was wounded in the shelling of Kupiansk on August 5. The shelling by russia in the Kharkiv Oblast also damaged a number of private houses, a meat processing plant, and a quail farm.

Today, the russian federation attacked the Kholodnohirskyi Raion of Kharkiv with S-300 missiles.

A 65-year-old man and a 60-year-old woman were wounded as a result of shelling in the village of Putnykove, Kupiansk Raion, on the morning of August 6. They refused hospitalization. The shelling damaged a private house.

Donetsk Oblast

Over the past day, the russian army bombarded 11 towns and villages in the Donetsk Oblast.

On August 5, two people were killed in Torsk and New York, and two more were wounded as a result of shelling by the russian army in the Donetsk Oblast.

Since February 24, 2022, the russians have killed 1,644 civilians of the Donetsk Oblast, and wounded another 3,932. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.

Kramatorsk and Kramatorsk Raion

In the Lysychansk sector, one person was killed in Torske of the Lyman community. In Siversk, 2 houses were destroyed and 3 more damaged.

Patrol policemen came under enemy fire in Kostiantynivka while performing their duties. The military were nearby and were also under fire. One of the soldiers was wounded. The patrol officers provided him with first aid and took him to the hospital.

Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk Raion

On the Donetsk side, during the day, the russians shelled Krasnohorivka of the Marinka community and Kurakhove, isolated shelling of Avdiivka was recorded. There are no casualties.

Bakhmut and Bakhmut Raion

In the Horlivka direction in New York, one person died and two were injured. 14 houses and a school were damaged. The administration building was also damaged in Toretsk. In the Chasiv Yar community, two private houses, a multi-storey building and an industrial building were damaged.

Volnovakha and Volnovakha Raion

In the Volnovakha direction, a house in Maksymivka of the Vuhledar community was destroyed. Vuhledar and Bohoyavlenka are under fire.

Luhansk Oblast

The russian military in the temporarily occupied territories of the Luhansk Oblast are preparing for “elections” and are deploying mobile passport desks near the front line.

The Security Service of Ukraine reported the suspicion to two former correspondents of regional newspapers from Bilovodsk and Popasna of the Luhansk Oblast. They conduct anti-Ukrainian propaganda in the mass media in the occupied territories and spread fakes about the authorities and the Defense Forces of Ukraine.

Southern oblasts

Mykolaiv Oblast

On the night of August 6, the air defense forces destroyed two Kalibr type missiles and two Shahed-136 type attack drones in the sky above the Mykolaiv Oblast. There were no hits.

During the day of August 5, russian troops fired artillery at the town of Ochakiv in the Mykolaiv Raion. Some residential buildings are damaged .

On August 6, a car belonging to local residents exploded due to an anti-tank mine near the town of Snihurivka of the Bashtanka Raion in the Mykolaiv Oblast. As a result of the explosion, one person died, another person was injured.

In Mykolaiv, in Kashtanovyi Square, on August 6, an exhibition for the adoption of homeless animals was held. Among them are the evacuees from Kherson. 17 kittens, 30 cats and two adult dogs found new owners.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

During the past day, the army of the russian federation shelled 20 settlements of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast 91 times.

At night, the enemies attacked the outskirts of Zaporizhzhia one after another. The blast wave damaged the warehouses of the infrastructure object, and the dry grass around them caught fire. The power grid was also damaged. There were no casualties or injuries.

In Komyshuvakha, a utility enterprise was destroyed as a result of shelling, and residential buildings near it were damaged. 

Today, August 6, a fire broke out in a nine-story residential building in the town of Orihiv as a result of shelling by the russian military. The total burning area is 450 square meters. There are no injured people as a result of shelling of the russian federation.

In the Melitopol and Berdiansk directions, the Defense Forces of Ukraine continue to conduct an offensive operation and are entrenched at the achieved boundaries.

Odessa Oblast

A 10-year-old boy died in the village of Fontanka in the Odesa Oblast, due to a cliff slide on the coast. The child was pulled out from under the rubble by relatives who heard the noise. She died before the arrival of the ambulance and rescuers. 

Kherson oblast

During the past day, russian troops shelled the Kherson Oblast 46 times. 188 shells were fired in the oblast, 24 in Kherson. They targeted the residential quarters of the settlements in the oblast, the territory of the garage cooperative. Four people are injured.

At night, the russian army shelled Kherson. In just one day, the russian military attacked the urban territorial community 11 times, the damage was recorded in Inzhenerne and Sadove. There are no casualties or injuries.

The russian army shelled Mykilske in the Kherson Oblast. A woman and a 70-year-old man were injured in the yard of a residential building.

Special Oasis S-300 filters were installed in the villages of the Tiahynka community to provide people with drinking water. The stations are designed to purify water from any open fresh source.

Residents of the Kherson Oblast do not swim due to constant shelling by the russian military and landmines. If people go to the river to fish, they do it in those areas that have been checked by sappers.

Сentral regions

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

The enemy shelled the Marganets community with artillery. People were not injured.

As a result of yesterday’s shelling of Nikopol, a maintenance station, a sports school, 7 private houses, 2 farm buildings, 2 gas pipelines and several power lines were damaged, and a garage was destroyed.

There are still 6 people in hospitals who were injured as a result of the russian attack on Kryvyi Rih on July 31.

The Dnipropetrovsk Oblast received industrial generators from France. This is humanitarian aid to boarding schools and orphanages in the oblast.

Novomoskovsk, Pavlohrad, Synelnykove and 32 other settlements in the oblast should be renamed, because their names contain symbols of russian imperial policy, according to the assessment of the Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance.

For a year now, the dog Koks from Dnipro has been raising funds for cars for the Armed Forces of Ukraine on his social networks. The owner of the dog, Hanna Teryianik, says that in 2019 she decided to write a children’s book about Koks, after which the dog became famous on social networks. For one car, money is collected for three months.

Kirovohrad Oblast

The Kirovohrad Oblast survived a massive enemy attack at night. There were no emergencies.

On September 6, an action in support of prisoners of war took place in Kpopyvnytskyi on Heroes’ Maidan Square. About a hundred relatives of the defenders of Mariupol, who have been in russian captivity for the second year, gathered in the city center. People held in their hands the photographs of the missing soldiers and the flags of the units in which they served. The photo exhibition “They are still in captivity” was also presented on the square. The goal is to draw attention to the topic of the liberation of Ukrainian soldiers from russian captivity.

Poltava Oblast

The family of the deceased volunteer soldier Andrii Polevyk from the Poltava Oblast received his Order “For Courage”. The defender with the call sign “Partyzan” has been fighting for Ukraine since August 2014. He was awarded with honors and medals during his lifetime. Last year in June, his life was cut short in a battle in the Donetsk Oblast.

The soldier Yevhen Strutskyi is asked to be awarded the posthumous title of Hero of Ukraine. The defender was born in the village of Mali Sorochyntsi, the Myrhorod community. In peaceful life, he was engaged in kettlebell sports. He defended the country in the Kharkiv, Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts. In April of this year, Yevhen was wounded by a sniper. In the hospital, doctors fought for his life for 3 months, but the 31-year-old soldier died. The petition for the award was created by the wife of the fallen defender.

The next aid was handed over to one of the units of the marines. This is a quadrocopter and 38 portable radio stations (10 of them are car radios) worth UAH 1.8 million. The equipment was sent from the regional material reserve.

Cherkasy Oblast

In the Cherkasy Oblast, air defense shot down a russian missile at night. It passed without casualties or damage. Debris of the missile fell into the water.

Vinnytsia Oblast

On the night of August 6, air defense successfully shot down enemy air targets in the sky over the Vinnytsia Oblast.

Western Oblasts

Rivne Oblast

Roofs and windows of six private houses were damaged at night during the work of the air defense in the south of the Rivne Oblast. Restoration work is currently underway.

Lviv Oblast

Since March 2022, speaking clubs “United” have been operating in Lviv, where Ukrainians from Bakhmut, Enerhodar and other cities of Ukraine can learn the Ukrainian language at any age. In general, as part of the project, the team helped 95 thousand participants in different cities of the country and the world to speak Ukrainian.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast

The enemy attacked Khmelnytskyi three times since yesterday evening. A series of explosions was recorded in the Starokostiantynivka and Khmelnytskyi communities. Most of the missiles were shot down by air defense.

In the Starokostiantynivka community, the blast wave damaged the roof, doors and windows of several private residential buildings. Windows were broken in one of the communal cultural institutions, in the premises of the bus station and in a commercial premises.

In addition, as a result of the enemy attack, a fire broke out in the corn waste warehouse on the territory of the elevator in the Starokostiantynivka community. The warehouse fire was extinguished on an area of 1,400 square meters. An employee of the facility was injured as a result of the explosion.


The Kamianets-Podilskyi community handed ober aid to the Kherson Oblast. In particular, launchers for military engineers were delivered from abroad to maintain the combat readiness of military equipment. Medicines were also delivered tj the Kherson Oblast. Yesterday, one of the military units received a car purchased with funds from the budget.

Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

Deputy commander of the second Taras Hammer rifle battalion of the 67th separate mechanized brigade, Petro Uhrin from the Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, received the Order of Bohdan Khmelnytskyi III degree.

Zakarpattia Oblast 

36 children of soldiers and law enforcement officers from the Zakarpattia Oblast, who protect Ukraine from russian aggression, will rest in Slovakia. The vacation for the children of military personnel and law enforcement officers was organized by the Slovak side within the framework of the cooperation agreement between the Zakarpattia Oblast Council and the Priashiv Region [Prešov Region].

Last modified: 7 Серпня, 2023