The five hundred and fourteenth day (514) of the large-scale armed aggression by the russian against our continues.


Northern oblasts


Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guatemala, Mario Bucaro, arrived in Kyiv. This was reported by the First Deputy head Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Emine Dzhaparova, who has already met with her counterpart from Guatemala.

Kyiv Oblast

During his visit to Irpin, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan to Ukraine, Seymur Mardaliyev, said that Azerbaijan was ready to continue to help Irpin rebuild its destroyed facilities.

Executives of the Ryanair airline company came to Ukraine to discuss the prospects of resuming flights after the war, report the officials of the Boryspil International Airport. The company has prepared a strategic plan for the rapid resumption of air travel, which should happen “immediately after Ukraine’s victory and EASA’s confirmation of the safety of flights in the Ukrainian skies,” says Boryspil.

Zhytomyr Oblast

Colonel-General Oleksandr Syrskyi, Commander of the Eastern Group of Forces, presented state awards, departmental insignia, medals and valuable gifts to the soldiers of the 95th Detached Airborne Assault Brigade in Zhytomyr.

Five million hryvnias were allocated from the oblast budget to eliminate the consequences of the russian drone attack on the Vilshana and Chudniv communities. There, nearly 700 buildings and structures were damaged by the blast wave and falling debris of several downed enemy drones. Most of the buildings are private houses.

Chernihiv Oblast

On July 21, russian troops shelled the Semenivka, Snovsk, and Novhorod-Siversk communities in the Chernihiv Oblast. Border guards recorded eight shelling attacks and a total of 52 explosions.

Sumy Oblast

On July 21, the russian military shelled the border areas of the Sumy Oblast 29 times, 161 explosions were recorded.

At night and in the morning of July 22, the russian military shelled 4 communities in the Sumy Oblast. There were no casualties or damage to civilian infrastructure. The Bilopillia, Velyka Pysarivka, Seredyna-Buda, and Shalyhyne communities came under fire.

Eastern regions

Kharkiv Oblast

Over the past day, the enemy fired artillery and mortars at the frontline and border settlements of the Bohodukhiv, Chuhuiv, and Kupiansk raions.

In the area of the villages of Morozova Dolyna and Lemishchyne of the Bohodukhiv Raion, the wheat field was burning as a result of mortar shelling.

The enemy attacked the village of Blahodativka, Kupiansk Raion, with a S-300 missile. It hit the ground outside the village. There were no destructions or casualties.

In Vovchansk, a private house was damaged by enemy shelling, and a fire broke out.

A 30-year-old civilian man was wounded in Velykyi Burluk, Kupiansk Raion, as a result of shelling. He was hospitalized in the state of moderate severity.

A remote-controlled K-750 tractor hit an explosive device near the village of Turove, Bohodukhiv Raion. There were no casualties.

Demining continues. During the day, pyrotechnics of the State Emergency Service surveyed more than 8 hectares of territory and neutralized 61 explosive devices.

Donetsk Oblast

Over the past day, the occupiers shelled 9 towns and villages in the Donetsk Oblast.

On July 21, six people were killed and five other residents of the Donetsk Oblast were wounded in shelling by the russian army.

Since February 24, 2022, the russians have killed 1,625 civilians of the Donetsk Oblast, and wounded another 3,974 people. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.

The SBU suspects three residents of Donetsk region of working for the occupation forces. Two men received positions in the occupation administrations of Mariupol and Berdiansk from the russians, and a woman was engaged in “educating” Ukrainian children in Mariupol according to the russian federation standards.

Kramatorsk and Kramatorsk Raion

Yesterday, russians attacked Kramatorsk with S-300 missiles, hitting the territory of an enterprise.

Kostiantynivka came under fire: 1 person was wounded, 5 high-rise buildings, 30 private houses, a kindergarten, and gas and water supply pipelines were damaged.

In the Lysychansk sector, Torske, Zarichne, and Yampil of the Lyman community, as well as Siversk came under fire. There were no casualties.

Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk Raion

In the Donetsk direction, Krasnohorivka and Novomykhailivka came under the fire of the occupiers in the Marinka community. Four houses were damaged in Kurakhivka, and a wheat field was burned on the outskirts of the community.

In the morning, Avdiivka was shelled with no casualties.

Bakhmut and Bakhmut Raion

Four people were killed and three others were injured as a result of an airstrike in the village of New York. According to preliminary data, the russian military dropped FAB-250 aerial bombs on the evening of July 21. 16 houses and an administration building were damaged.

In the village of Druzhba, two children died, one person was injured. A house in Zalizne was damaged.

Four private houses were damaged in the Chasiv Yar community.

Volnovakha and Volnovakha Raion

In the Volnovakha direction, the enemy shelled Prechystivka twice using Grad MLRS, and Vuhledar 21 times from artillery.

Southern oblasts

Mykolaiv Oblast

Yesterday, July 21, the enemy fired artillery at the coast and the town of Ochakiv of the Ochakiv community. There are no casualties.

In Mykolaiv, the Pervomaisk, Bashtanska and Voznesensk raions, the day and night passed relatively calmly.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

During the past day, July 21, the russian military shelled 22 settlements of the Vasylivka, Pology and Zaporizhia raions of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast.

Almost 200 hectares of winter crops were harvested at one of the enterprises of the Kushuhum community. Every day, despite the proximity to the front line, 25-30 hectares of land are cultivated here.

Odessa Oblast

In the waters of the Black Sea, towards the coast, there is an increased activity of drones. The russian army collects information, including on port infrastructure.

The international organization UNESCO condemned the attacks during which Odessa museums were damaged. It called for an end to attacks on cultural values ​​protected by international normative documents.

Kherson Oblast

Over the past day, the russian army shelled the Kherson Oblast 63 times. It fired nine shells over Kherson. Some houses, a sports facility in the Beryslav Raion and an administrative building in Kherson are damaged. One person is injured.

On the night of July 22, the russian army shelled Antonivka and Kherson. During the day, it struck 28 times on the territory of the Kherson community. Sadove, Zelenivka, Naddniprianske, Molodizhne are also affected. There are no casualties or injuries.

Today, the russian army air force bombarded Zmiiivka of the Berislav community. It targeted the cemetery, the residential quarter and the farm. At least four houses and farm premises were damaged. Previously, one man was injured.

Defense forces hit the sector of concentration of russian troops in the temporarily occupied Skadovsk Raion of the Kherson Oblast and killed 24 russian servicemen, two S-300 anti-aircraft missile launchers, three units of armored vehicles and a warehouse of drones.

In Kherson, they continue to overcome the consequences of flooding, which was caused by the undermining of the Kakhovka HPP by russian troops. Communal workers and volunteers cleared almost one hundred hectares in a week in the Korabel neighborhood and removed more than 1,000 tons of garbage and sludge.

In Kherson, 800 consumers were reconnected after flooding. Currently, 12,000 subscribers remain without electricity.

Central oblasts

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

On the evening of July 21, three people were injured due to shelling of Nikopol. A man and a woman are admitted to the hospital. Another man will be treated on an outpatient basis. Eight houses and nine outbuildings were damaged. A power line, as well as an industrial enterprise, were mutilated.

Three fallen soldiers from Kamianske of the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, were awarded state awards. Serhii Hnutik, Artem Fedenko, and Ihor Kovryga were awarded the Order of Courage III degree.

“SvitloGray” space for children operates in Kamianske. It was founded in November 2022 by Olga Prokhorova, a forced immigrant from Mariupol. Most of the teachers are immigrants. The space is constantly visited by 40-50 children from 2 to 10 years old. In the summer, a kindergarten, a camp and reading courses operate.

Kirovohrad Oblast

One russian kamikaze drone over the Kirovohrad Oblast was destroyed this night by servicemen of the 174th separate battalion of the 121st Territorial Defense brigade. Previously, there were no deaths or injuries and destruction of civilian buildings.

Poltava Oblast

Specialists from the Poltava Oblast continue to eliminate the consequences of the explosion of Kakhovka HPP in the Kherson Oblast.

During the month, a total of 210 specialists were involved in the work. Among them are drivers, doctors, utility workers, architects and plumbers. They restore heating and gas supply systems in buildings.

The Poltava Oblast authorities, together with representatives of socially responsible business, handed over the car to the soldiers of the 116th Territorial Defense brigade. Soldiers from the Poltava Oblast were also provided with five Mavic 3 Enterprise drones. The drones were purchased for UAH 800,000 from the oblast budget.

In the Poltava Oblast, a project of the regional Comprehensive program of social protection, rehabilitation and integration of defenders of Ukraine was developed. The program will cover seven areas: psychosocial, medical rehabilitation, career guidance and employment, housing, leisure. One of the directions is the rehabilitation of disabled veterans with their families in sanatorium-resort facilities of the Poltava oblast for 10 days and individual support of families. Attracting UAH 2.5 million from the oblast budget will allow providing these services for 250 people.

Western Oblasts

Lviv Oblast

In Lviv, more than UAH 56 million were allocated for the restoration of 14 buildings damaged as a result of a rocket attack on the city on July 6. The money comes from the reserve fund of the city budget. They will be directed to the repair of roofs, windows, doors and partitions in 14 residential buildings, 13 of which are architectural monuments.

The Sorochyntsi Fair, which used to be traditionally organized in the Poltava Oblast, will be held in Lviv in 2023. This was done due to the fact that the site where the event used to take place does not have a shelter.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast

The 49th campaign “Bring the heroes home” was held in Khmelnytskyi. Relatives and friends of prisoners of war took part in the event. This campaign has been held every week since August last year.

Chernivtsi Oblast

Two soldiers from the Sokyriany community – Serhii Choban and Petro Shkuta – were posthumously awarded the “Defender of the Fatherland” state awards.

Marko Chornyi, a military man from the city of Kitzman, who walked 13 kilometers on crutches last year to collect a minibus for the Armed Forces of Ukraine, returned to the front and became an aerial scout. He is currently fighting in the Zaporizhzhia direction.

The community of the village of Terebleche received a fire engine. The truck was handed over by Polish colleagues from the fire brigade of the city of Klodawa, Greater Poland Voivodeship.

In Chernivtsi, archival documents were found confirming the activities of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists in Bukovyna right at the beginning of the war between the Soviet Union and the German Reich. The rebels started fighting already on June 23.

Zakarpattia Oblast

In the Zakarpattia Oblast, seven Ukrainian citizens who cooperated with russia in the Luhansk and Kherson oblasts will be tried for collaborationism and treason.

Twenty volunteers from different regions of Ukraine are participating in the creation of a hub for education and recreation of young people in Mukachevo. The youth space is being arranged as part of the all-Ukrainian project VidNOVA:UA. Ten volunteers from Mukachevo also joined the creation of the hub.

Last modified: 23 Липня, 2023