The five hundred and sixty-second day (562) of the large-scale armed aggression by the russian against our continues.
Almost 4,000 windows have already been installed in the Kyiv Oblast with the assistance of international partners. To date, more than $750,000 worth of windows have already been installed. Work is ongoing. Windows are being replaced in Gostomel, Borodyanka, Bucha. The project is being implemented on a large scale in Irpin: installation of 1,300 window structures and more than 1,700 panels in 300 private houses and 141 multi-story buildings.
Almost 7 million hryvnias, allocated from the Oblast budget, were distributed among several communities of Zhytomyr Oblast to eliminate the consequences of the shelling on May 28. The money is directed only to the repair of social sphere objects.
In Zhytomyr, centers are planned to be created on the basis of vocational training, where demobilized military personnel will receive new specialties. Finland will help change the vocational education system.
916 unemployed people have already participated in the «Recovery Army» in Zhytomyr Oblast. This project was supported by 50 out of 66 communities of the Oblast. One of the types of paid work of the project is the weaving of nets for the Armed Forces.
On September 7, the russians shelled the border of the Chernihiv Oblast nine times. Border guards recorded 91 explosions in the territories of Novgorod-Siversk, Semenivka and Snovsk communities.
On September 7, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) announced the launch of the «Latvia for Chernihiv: Restoration of Social Infrastructure» project. In total, the Oblast will receive two million euros. These data include more than 300 objects of social infrastructure: hospitals, schools, objects of social protection, culture and sports.
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken visited the village of Yagidne in Chernihiv Oblast on September 7. He went down to the basement of a local school, where in March 2022, russian troops forcibly kept 366 people in the basement of the school as a human shield for 28 days. Then 11 people died of suffocation, mostly elderly people.
During the day of September 7, the russians shelled 7 communities of Sumy Oblast. Private houses, a kindergarten, power grids and a mobile phone tower were damaged.
On the night and morning of September 8, the russian military struck two communities in the Sumy Oblast: Sumy and Seredyna-Buda. 14 explosions were recorded.
On the morning of September 8, the russians launched a missile strike on Sumy. The missile hit the private sector, in the area of Kozatskyi Avenue. It is known about four victims, one person is in intensive care. Some houses were damaged, one was destroyed. A dog was also rescued from the rubble.
A temporary crossing over the Seim River was opened in Sumy Oblast, where the russian military destroyed the bridge in the spring of 2022.
Last night, the russian occupiers shelled the village of Petropavlivka, Kupyansk raion. A 68-year-old man was injured and hospitalized. Also at night, the village of Kucherivka, Kupyansk raion, where a residential building was damaged, was shelled.
During the day, the enemy fired artillery, mortars, aviation and other weapons at the settlements of Kharkiv, Bogodukhiv, Chuguyiv and Kupyansk raions.
In the village of Graniv, Kharkiv raion, an enemy drone hit a private house, a 77-year-old woman received a shrapnel wound and was hospitalized.
In the village of Kolodyazne, Kupyansk raion, a canteen building was damaged by shelling, and a fire broke out.
Forest fires broke out in the villages of Zidky of Chuguyiv raion and Kurilivka of Kupyansk raion due to shelling.
Between the town of Barvinkove and the village of Chervone of the Izyum raion, a tractor ran over an explosive device while working in the field, and a 42-year-old tractor driver was injured. Hospitalized in a moderate condition.
In the area of the village of Mospanove, Chuguyiv raion, a truck was blown up using an explosive device. The 25-year-old driver and the 20-year-old woman in the car were injured. Hospitalized in serious condition. The man died due to his injuries.
Demining continues. Yesterday, pyrotechnicians of the State Emergency Service inspected more than 4.8 hectares of territory and neutralized 53 explosive objects.
Over the past 24 hours, the russian army has carried out 18 strikes on Donetsk Oblast, shelling 11 towns and villages in the Oblast. The russian army hit the civilian population with S-300 air defense systems, Uragan, Grad rocket launchers, artillery, and tanks. 21 civilian objects were damaged.
On September 7, two people were wounded in Avdiyivka and Ivanivka from shelling by the russian army in Donetsk Oblast. There were no casualties.
Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk raion
The russian army has been shelling and storming Avdiyivka for the yesterday. The battle north of the city lasted for more than a day, and the center of Avdiyivka was under massive shelling, including tanks. The occupiers launched almost 30 massive shellings in the city. Fortunately, no casualties have been reported. Only one civilian was injured.
More than 10 settlements, including Novokalynove, Keramik, Stepove, Avdiyivka, Severne, and Pervomaiske of the Donetsk Oblast, were hit by artillery and mortar fire in the Avdiyivka direction.
Bakhmut and Bakhmut Raion
On August 7, the russian military fired an anti-tank guided missile at a car carrying water in Ivanivske village, Bakhmut Raion. No details were reported.
The enemy also carried out air strikes near Spirne, Bakhmut Raion, Donetsk Oblast.
Heavy fighting continues in the Bakhmut sector, the Ukrainian Armed Forces continue their offensive, particularly near Klishchiyivka. Over the last day, russian troops fired almost 500 times at Ukrainian military positions, and 15 battles took place.
The “White Angel” police unit in Donetsk Oblast, which operates in the Bakhmut sector, received an armored evacuation vehicle. It was handed over by Volyn police. After loading the vehicle with special equipment, the crew drove it to the Toretsk community, where about 300 children remain.
Volnovakha and Volnovakha Raion
Russian occupants shelled Shcherbynivka with artillery, damaging 8 houses, and shelled Vuhledar 28 times.
The occupiers do not even pretend to be democratic and fair in the so-called early pseudo-elections. They are not only setting up “polling stations” in the yards of houses and at bus stops, but also at a spontaneous flea market.
A group of Chinese bloggers, including the “opera singer” Wang Fan, illegally arrived in the temporarily occupied Mariupol. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine called the arrival illegal and demanded an explanation from China. The Chinese “singer” recorded a video of herself performing the song “Katyusha” in the russian-destroyed Drama Theater, where hundreds of people died.
In the occupied city, there are constant problems with water supply where it exists. People complain about outages, water quality, and pipe bursts have become commonplace. The networks damaged by massive russian shelling are not being replaced, and the sewerage system is in a state of emergency.
The enemy used aviation near Bilohorivka and west of Dibrova. Artillery was used in Nevske and Bilohorivka.
At night, on September 8, air defense forces destroyed 16 Shahed-136/131 attack drones. Two of them were in Mykolaiv Oblast.
Yesterday, September 7, the enemy attacked the waters of the Ochakiv community. There were no casualties.
Also yesterday, the enemy fired artillery at the open territory of the settlements of the Kutsurub community. There were no casualties.
In Mykolaiv, Pervomaisk, Voznesensk and Bashtanka Raions, the day and night were relatively calm.
The russian army fired 93 times at the towns and villages of Zaporizhzhia Oblast yesterday, September 7. In particular, Orikhove and Robotyne were shelled six times by aircraft. Shyroke and Trudove came under rocket fire. More than 20 settlements came under artillery and mortar fire, including Olhivske, Guliaipole, Levadne, Mala Tokmachka, Pyatikhatky, and Kamianske in Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
A 54-year-old woman was killed as a result of a missile attack by the russian military on the village of Prymorske, Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
The bodies of a woman and a man were found by rescuers while dismantling the rubble of houses destroyed by russian shelling of the residential area of Orikhiv, Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
This morning, the russian army fired several missiles (preliminary, ballistic missiles) at civilian infrastructure in Zaporizhzhia, shattering windows in apartments and entrances in 30 high-rise buildings. Windows were also smashed in three educational institutions. One person was reported injured. Two fires broke out: in a two-story administrative building and a gas module nearby. City council tents were set up at the site. Representatives of the regional administration and social workers are inspecting the buildings, and philanthropists are also helping.
At night, the russian army attacked Odesa Oblast with groups of Shahed-136/131 strike UAVs. In total, 20 Shaheds were launched in the direction of Odesa Oblast. Air defense forces destroyed 14 drones over Odesa Oblast. The wreckage of a downed drone caused damage to a non-residential building and a dry grass fire. The fire was extinguished, and no one was injured.
In Odesa, russian shelling destroyed five residential buildings with about 20 families. The city council has set up a commission to consider compensation for the destroyed homes, which people will be able to receive after the commission starts its work.
The Odesa Observatory and Struve’s geodesic arc, located in the village of Stara Nekrasivka, were added to the International List of Cultural Property under Enhanced Protection.
On September 7, the russian army fired 62 times on the territory of Kherson Oblast using various types of weapons. They shelled residential areas. One person was killed and two were wounded.
In Odradokamianka, a russian aerial bomb killed three civilians – two women and a man. Four local residents were wounded. A man was also wounded in a mortar attack on Vesele and hospitalized.
In the Kherson Oblast, three sappers of “The HALO Trust” organization, who were engaged in humanitarian demining of the region, were injured by a russian mine. One of them suffered severe head and neck injuries. He is currently undergoing surgery. Two others sustained shrapnel wounds.
Explosions were heard in the temporarily occupied Skadovsk, according to local residents.
In the temporarily occupied village of Dnipryany in Kherson Oblast, russian soldiers seized an agricultural enterprise and started a drunken argument. As a result of the shootout, five russian occupants were killed.
A damaged transport company as a result of an attack by russian troops on the Pokrovsk community in Nikopol raion on the night of September 8. They hit with heavy artillery. There are no casualties or injuries.
This morning, the russian military launched a missile attack on Kryvyi Rih. As a result of the attack, the police administration building, a service vehicle and nearby residential buildings were damaged. Search and rescue operations have been completed. As of 4:00 p.m., 60 victims are known: 1 dead and the rest wounded. Among the injured are 9 police officers.
14 administrative buildings were damaged in Kryvyi Rih as a result of a rocket attack. A religious building, 17 apartment buildings, four private houses and more than four dozen cars were also mutilated. Photo https://t.me/suspilnednipro/19751
Watermelons were collected in Velyka Severinivka community of Kirovohrad Oblast and given to wounded soldiers in the hospital. The volunteer help center in the community prepares transfers to the hospital for the wounded once a week.
During the session of the Myrhorod City Council, the deputies voted unanimously to rename four streets in honor of the fallen heroes.
“Point of Invincibility” resumed work near Poltava OMA. The other day, a specially equipped tent started working and is already accepting people. There are places for recharging, internet, water and places to rest. In case of a possible power outage, the tent was equipped with a generator and medicine.
Poltava Oblast is in the top three oblasts in the implementation of the state initiative “Recovery Army”. More than 7,000 referrals have already been issued to residents of our region who have joined socially useful works. The expected payment for this work is 6,700 hryvnias per month. A fixed-term employment contract is concluded for the period of performance of works. Over 42 million hryvnias have already been allocated to wages.
In Poltava, gas distribution will be suspended until the “eternal fire”. The decision was made at a meeting of the executive committee of the Poltava City Council. “Fire” is planned to be replaced by a light installation. There should also be a public discussion on this.
The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, awarded the fighters of the Chervona Kalina NSU brigade from Vinnytsia. He presented the awards personally during a working trip to the Zaporizhzhia Oblast.
In the Lviv rehabilitation and prosthetics center Superhumans, guests and patients can use board games and puzzles. Some of them are purposefully used by specialists for certain types of rehabilitation. According to occupational therapists, they help develop fine motor skills of the hands, increase dopamine, improve memory and concentration.
Four servicemen from Khmelnytskyi Oblast were posthumously awarded III degree “For Courage” orders. State awards were presented to the relatives of the deceased Anatoly Sikorskyi, Igor Kirsanovskyi, Oleh Tsymbalyuk and Kostiantyn Agapov. Eternal Glory to Heroes.
A rehabilitation department was opened at the Storozhynets multidisciplinary intensive care hospital. Here, rehabilitation assistance will be provided to adults and children in hospital conditions. The department has a physical therapy hall, offices for providing individual rehabilitation assistance in occupational therapy, psychological assistance, speech and language therapy, etc. A total of nearly 2 million hryvnias has been allocated for repair works.
International poetry readings by Meridian Czernowitz began in Chernivtsi. This year, the focus of the readings is on the military theme – books about russia’s war against Ukraine will be presented. Participants of readings can send donations for the needs of the Armed Forces.
On September 8, 2023, in Ivano-Frankivsk, on the facade of Lyceum No. 18, a memorial plaque was unveiled to the fallen soldier Vasyl Kutsia. The fighter served as a combat medic in the mechanized platoon of the 30th separate mechanized brigade named after Prince Konstantin Ostrovsky.
In the village of Serednyi Berezyv, Yabluniv settlement community, Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, a shelter for forcibly displaced people from Luhansk Oblast has started operating. It was organized in the former premises of the medical clinic. The building is designed for 20 people and contains rooms with furniture, a kitchen with appliances, a washing machine, bathrooms and a recreation area.
A city-wide event honoring the soldiers who died defending Ukraine was held on September 7 at the Zakarpattia Oblast Philharmonic. There, the “Honorary Citizen of the City of Uzhhorod” award was presented posthumously to the relatives of the fallen defenders. All of them are buried at the Calvary cemetery in Uzhhorod.
The Uzhhorod City Council reported on the food kits issued by the Humanitarian Aid Center “Owl’s Nest” to the displaced persons registered in the city. Yes, we are talking about more than 60 packages with necessary things for children; 100 grocery sets for elderly residents of Uzhhorod; 50 hygiene kits; 40 stationery sets for first graders. All this became possible thanks to benefactors from European countries.
Uzhgorod is waiting for the “Strong of Ukraine” competition. Already this Sunday, at the third strongman competition, veterans and servicemen who were wounded in battle will compete for the championship in rowing on a simulator, bench press and aerobikes.
The voices of “Azovstal” will be heard on the theater stages of Mukachevo, Uzhhorod and Khust on September 13, 14 and 15. For the first time, the actors of the Kyiv theater “Voices” will tell the Zakarpattia audience the story of the 86-day heroic defense of the factory in Mariupol.Last modified: 9 Вересня, 2023