The one hundred forty first (141) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a russian military invasion continues.
There will be a landscape reserve on the territory of Protasovoy Yar. This territory was protected by the public organization “Protect Protasiv Yar” for more than one year. Its leader, Roman Ratushny, died while performing a combat mission in the Kharkiv Oblast.
During the day, almost 300 explosive objects were neutralized in the region.209 educational institutions were damaged in the region due to hostilities. Among them is the Makarov Professional Medical College. The russian occupiers shelled the institution, as a result of which the premises of the college and the dormitory were damaged. The replacement of windows and the repair of the roof are ongoing with funds from the reserve fund of the state budget.
The Kyiv Oblast Military Administration signed a Memorandum of Understanding with USAID regarding the Energy Security Project. The document provides for the involvement of international technical assistance in the modernization and restoration of heat supply in the Kyiv Oblast.
Kyiv Oblast continues to host enterprises from other regions of Ukraine where hostilities are taking place. Currently, 4 enterprises transport their capacities. Another 34 are considering offers of vacant production and warehouse space for relocation.
Berdychivshchyna said goodbye to Yury Denega, who died on the southern front.
Over a hundred russian artillery shells were found in the Malinsk community in a week. The Oblast Military Administration showed how they are neutralized.
The mayor of Zhytomyr, Serhiy Sukhomlin, reported that the rocket fired today by the enemy was headed in the direction of Zhytomyr, but turned and went to Vinnytsia.
People massively discuss the shelling of the russian city of Vinnytsia.
At the session, the deputies of the city council allocated 100,000 hryvnias for measures to start the reconstruction of the Zhytomyr Lyceum.
Estonia wants to build a modular kindergarten in a city in the Zhytomyr Oblast that was hit by shelling.
The coordinator of the AUI “Active Community” established cooperation with the mayor’s office regarding art therapy with internally displaced persons.
During the day, air raid signals are sounded.
The Commission on Technogenic and Environmental Safety and Emergency Situations of the Chernihiv City Council granted official permission to resume the work of seven kindergartens in different microdistricts of the city. Kindergarten numbers are not given for the safety of these institutions.
In Chernihiv, 8-year-old Sofia sells compote on the market to help the Armed Forces of Ukraine and thank them for their protection. On the first day, the girl collected more than one and a half thousand hryvnias, bought raincoats with them and gave them to the military.
Yesterday, the russians shelled Sumy Oblast.
At noon, the russians shelled the villages of Druzhbivska and Seredino-Budska communities with multiple rocket launchers. There were 40 hits.
At noon, mortar shelling of the Krasnopil community began. 19 hits.
After 2 p.m. – Shalyginsk community, 6 mortar explosions. The night passed peacefully.
During the past day, the enemy randomly shelled the civilian population of Kharkiv, Bogodukhiv, Chuguyiv and Izyum districts of Kharkiv Oblast. Destroyed private houses, commercial buildings, cars. In the Izyum Raion , critical infrastructure was damaged by russian shelling, and the roof of the electricity distribution point of one of the medical institutions was on fire. During the day, 2 civilians of Chuguyiv Raion were injured and hospitalized as a result of russian aggression.
Active fighting continued on the contact line during the past day. In the Izyum Raion , the russian occupiers opened fire near Barvinkovy, Dibrivny, Kurulka, Podolivka, and Chepil.
The enemy tried to go on the offensive in the direction of Kurulka, but again failed and suffered losses.
At night, the occupiers attacked the subway depot in Kharkiv. A private enterprise, a destroyed 3-story building and cars were also damaged. Firefighters extinguished the fire.
In total, the occupiers destroyed and damaged more than 4,800 infrastructure objects in the region.
Throughout the Kharkiv Oblast, 4,232 residential buildings have been destroyed or damaged. This figure includes high-rise buildings – more than 2,700 of them. More than 500 educational institutions, 100 medical institutions, 97 cultural institutions, and 12 industrial enterprises were also affected by russian aggression. All these crimes are carefully documented by the regional law enforcement officers.
In the Slovyansk direction, the enemy is carrying out fire damage near Barvinkovy, Dibrivny, Kurulka, Podolivka, Chepil, Krasnopill, and Bogorodichny. The enemy tried to conduct an assault in the direction of Kurulka, but was unsuccessful and retreated.
In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy shelled the Hryhorivka, Siversk, Kramatorsk, Verkhnokamyansk, Zakitny, Serebryanka, and Spirny Raion with barrel and jet artillery. Carried out airstrikes near Verkhnyokamyanskyi and Mayaki. He is leading an offensive in the direction of Verkhnokamyansky, hostilities continue.
The enemy did not conduct active operations in the Kurakhiv, Novopavliv, and Zaporizhzhya directions. Shelling was recorded near Novomykhailivka, Shakhtarskyi, Velika Novosilka, Pavlivka, Novoukrainka, Vremivka, Zaliznychny, Olhivskyi, Temyrivka, Gulyaipilskyi, Malynyvka, Gulyaipol, Kamianskyi, Maly Shcherbaki, Novoandriivka and Kamianka. The enemy carried out airstrikes near Avdiyivka and Kamianka. He carried out an offensive in the direction of the settlement of Kamianka, with partial success.
Zeus Ceramica Slovyansk plant is another target of the russian occupiers in Donetsk Oblasy.
Yesterday evening, the premises of the factory came under fire – fortunately, there were no casualties, but there is a lot of damaged property. Zeus Ceramica is a leading manufacturer in its field. Their products are used by the largest trading countries, they are bought in the European Union, the USA and Canada. The destruction of such a plant is a serious blow to the economy of the region.
Rescuers have completed the demolition of the rubble of a high-rise building in Chasovoy Yar. 48 people, including a 9-year-old boy, died in the rocket attack in the building. Another 9 people were rescued.
Since the beginning of the russian invasion of Ukraine, as a result of shelling and bombing in Donetsk Oblast, 609 civilians have died, and another 1,565 have been injured.
On July 13, the russians killed 3 civilians of Donetsk Oblast: 2 in Chasovoy Yar and 1 in Mykolaivka. 5 more people were injured.
Kramatorsk is again under the attack of russian missiles. Anti-aircraft missiles were fired at the Kramatorsk industrial zone. There is no electricity supply in some parts of the city.
The city of Slovyansk was shelled again yesterday evening and during the night. Two wounded.
The mayor of Kramatorsk once again calls on residents to evacuate. He published an emotional post about the situation in the community and plans for the winter heating period. Unfortunately, the forecasts are disappointing.
In general, the situation is alarming. Every morning, the townspeople are woken up by the sounds of explosions. Every morning you have to look for news about the situation in the community.
Evacuated residents constantly ask their remaining neighbors about the condition of their houses.
The team of AUI “Active Community” distributed humanitarian aid to the residents of the buildings that suffered as a result of shelling on July 7 and 13.
Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk Raion
In the Avdiyiv and Kurakhiv directions, the enemy continued shelling from barrel and rocket artillery along the contact line, albeit with less intensity.
The russians shelled the cities of Avdiivka, Krasnohorivka, the village of Ocheretyne, the villages of Kamianka, Grodivka, Ivanivka, the occupier hit the houses and civilian infrastructure with NURS missiles, Kh59mk, S-300 air defense systems, “Grad”,”Smerch” rocket launchers “, “Urahan”, artillery. There are dead and wounded civilians.
The past day in Pokrovsk was relatively calm. No facts regarding victims and destruction caused by shelling in the past 24 hours have been recorded on the territory of the community.
In Pokrovsk, employees of the State Service for Emergency Situations met with the elders of the city’s buildings to once again remind the algorithm of the procedure for emergency situations. During the exercises, the participants considered the mechanism of response to the “air alarm” signal, as well as the procedure for actions during artillery shelling.
On July 13, the Novogrodiv community of Pokrovsk Raion was shelled: one person was killed.
The Pokrovsk City Council continues to eliminate the consequences of shelling in the Pokrovsk community.
In the direction of Bakhmut, the enemy fired tanks, barrel and jet artillery in the areas of settlements of Novoluhanske, New York, Pokrovske, Vesela Dolyna, Soledar, Berestove, Vesele, Vyimka, Semihirya, Vershyna and near the Vuhlehirsk TPP. The russians carried out airstrikes near New York, Ivano-Daryivka and Semihirya. Ukrainian soldiers repelled assaults in the direction of Kodema and Vershyna.
One person died and five were injured as a result of the morning shelling of Bakhmut. The russians hit the private sector again — shells from the multiple rocket launcher “Uragan” damaged about 8 houses.
The coordinator of AUI “Active Community” conducted preparations for tomorrow’s master class.
A fire broke out at the main solid waste landfill in Livoberezhny district. The russians are not even trying to localize the fire. On the contrary, they continue to dump construction debris, which actually preserves the fire and makes localization impossible. A fire also broke out at the “Satellite” agricultural plant during another attempt to steal sunflower seeds. Remains of products are burning for the second day.
There was another strengthening of internal control, which is connected with the growth of migration of people from the occupied territory to safe regions. Now entry into the city from the Zaporizhzhia side is allowed only with a pass issued on the territory of the Donetsk Oblast. The queue to obtain a permit to leave for Zaporizhzhia (issued by the regional police departments of the occupiers) reaches several weeks, which artificially slows down the evacuation process.
Ukrainian artillerymen continue to successfully destroy enemy warehouses with ammunition in the deep rear of the occupiers. This slowed down russian offensives, and the number of shelling also decreased.
This morning, the fighting started again on the outskirts of the oblast. Belohorivka and Verkhnyokamyanka are on the defensive.
Enemies launched 12 missile and air strikes on populated areas on the border of Luhansk Oblast and Donetsk Oblast. Massive artillery and mortar attacks continue, and volley fire systems are used. Through small settlements, the russians are trying to break through to Siversk and open the way to Bakhmut.
In the temporarily occupied Severodonetsk, pensioners are involved in the liquidation of rubble.
The population of the occupied territories is already in premonition of deoccupation.
The number of people injured yesterday as a result of a rocket attack on an enterprise in Zaporizhzhia has increased to 16 people. Seven of them are in a moderate condition in hospitals. Another nine received outpatient care. A criminal case has been opened and a pre-trial investigation has been started in connection with the shelling.
Law enforcement officers detained two young men, 20 and 19 years old, who are suspected of adjusting the fire of the occupiers.
Russian soldiers in the temporarily occupied territories of the Zaporizhzhia Oblast continue to threaten farmers and demand the payment of “taxes”.
Most of the territory of the Kherson Oblast is under occupation. But the Armed Forces of Ukraine have already liberated 44 settlements.
Local residents do not cooperate with the occupiers, so they involve the russians themselves in the leadership. Locals intensify their resistance.
Currently, the task of the local government is to provide residents of the oblast with salaries, humanitarian aid, etc. Humanitarian aid is delivered by volunteers, as there are no official “green corridors”. However, volunteers manage to evacuate civilians through Vasylivka (Zaporizhzhia Oblast).
Due to the successful strikes of the Armed Forces of Ukraine against russian troops, the russians are increasing control and inspections, so it is becoming more dangerous for civilians to be in the territory of the Kherson Oblast.
The russians destroyed and looted part of the agricultural enterprises, and the fields were burned as a result of shelling. The so-called “authority” kidnaps the heads of enterprises, trying to force them to pay taxes to the russian federation.
Fighting continues in the Kherson Oblast. Residents of communities bordering the Dnipropetrovsk and Mykolaiv Oblasts note an increase in equipment and the number of russian troops.
The occupiers set up an ammunition depot in the drama theater of temporarily occupied Kherson.
Yesterday, in the early hours of the day in Mykolaiv Oblast, the russians shelled Novoselivka (Pervomaisk community). As a result of the shelling, four people were killed and two people were injured.
On the night of July 14, russian troops fired five rockets at Bashtanka. As a result of the shelling, one person was killed and another was injured.
In the morning, the occupiers fired nine rockets at Mykolaiv. Currently, it is known about damage to two educational institutions, a transport infrastructure facility and a hotel. It is known about one injured person.
After the storm, the sea continues to bring dangerous surprises. A sea mine drifting a few meters from the shore was found in the coastal waters of the beach in Odesa Oblast. The demolition team of the Naval Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine is organizing the controlled neutralization and destruction of the sea “traveler”. This was reported by the operational command “South”.
The city authorities of Odesa report that the situation is currently under control, but the threat of rocket attacks remains.
Since the beginning of the war, the “Donor Odesa” project has been working in Odesa with the support of the city’s Department of Health to quickly find blood donors. In order to popularize donation in public consciousness and corporate culture, well-known Odesa residents, leaders of public opinion and organized groups join blood donation. The first participant of the corporate donation support program within the project was the IT company “AB Soft” (the employees organized a group blood donation). During this time, more than 1,100 people donated blood in the city department of transfusiology. The project also helps with the search for donors for the military hospital.
People are united and active, engage in volunteering, and participate in charity events.
The coordinator of AUI “Active Community” provided information to citizens about receiving psychological, social assistance and humanitarian aid.
An air alert was announced in the oblast – there was a threat of a missile strike. In general, the situation in the communities is calm and under control.
A social hostel was set up in the Oleksandrivka community (Kropyvnytskyi Raion), which received almost fifty internally displaced people.
On July 14, the residents of Kropyvnytskyi gave a ceremonial burial to the Hero soldier, 36-year-old defender Oleksandr Husak. Relatives, friends, brothers-in-arms and caring locals came to the Alley of Honorable Burials of the Far Eastern Cemetery to pay their respects to the hero for preserving Ukrainian statehood, defeating and restraining the armed aggression of the russian occupiers. Bishop of Kropyvnytskyi and Golovanivskyi of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine Mark served the memorial service for the deceased.
The coordinator of AUI “Active Community” in cooperation with the Kirovohrad Oblast Library for Youth named after Yevhen Malaniuk held an art therapy event called “I have a dream”, in which about 30 children (IDPs and townspeople) took part. During the event, children expressed their most cherished dreams and took part in interactive exercises. In memory of the meeting, the regional coordinator presented commemorative souvenirs to the participants.
First Deputy Mayor Valery Parkhomenko met with representatives of the Charitable Foundation “Right to Protection”. This is a Ukrainian human rights non-governmental organization that, since 2014, has extensive experience in working with the problems of IDPs and people who have suffered as a result of hostilities or lost their homes. Together they discussed the needs and living conditions of the displaced people who are currently registered in the Poltava community. In addition to humanitarian aid, the Foundation aims to provide legal and psychological support to IDPs in community.
The Poltava City Council renews the previous registration of internally displaced persons to receive food packages . IDPs who live in dormitories, apartments, private households on the territory of Poltava and Starosty districts of the community (except for schools and kindergartens) are invited to register.
A summer club for children of IDPs and locals was opened in the Pyryatyn community, on the basis of one of the educational institutions. During the month, 65 boys and girls will combine entertainment, interactive quests and the study of civic education. They will learn about the basic principles of the functioning of society, determine their roles and opportunities in it.
Poltava Oblast Clinical Hospital named after Sklifosovsky received another batch of humanitarian aid worth almost 100,000 dollars from abroad – antibiotics, antidiabetic and cardiological drugs, injections, solutions, various pills, disinfectants and consumables for breathing apparatus.
The team of AUI “Active Community” in Poltava, in the premises of a local coffee shop, held today an art therapy event “Our strength is in unity” for families of internally displaced persons and families raising children with disabilities.
Russian troops struck an office centre in the centre of Vinnytsia with a high-precision Kalibr cruise missile. The deflection amplitude of such a missile is 2-4 m.
As of 19:40, it is known that 23 people died from the impact. Three of them are children. Police report 90 victims, half of whom are in serious condition. A fire broke out at the point of impact and spread to the parking lot. 50 cars burned.
The medical centre was also destroyed.
In the radius of the impact, there is a pedagogical university, a department of the National Academy of Medical Sciences, a military post, a public transport stop, a parking lot and private houses. About a kilometre away is a military unit. Searches for the missing have been organized in the city, there is an aid station for the injured, and people from the destroyed buildings are being transferred to live in other places.
The singer ROXOLANA, whose concert was supposed to take place today at the Officers’ House in Vinnytsia, reported that part of her team was in the city centre at the time of the attack. One person from the team died.
Territorial Defence patrol key infrastructure facilities in the city of Zhmerinka.
In connection with the rocket attack on the city of Vinnytsia, the representatives of the authorities urge not to ignore air warning signals.
Today there is panic in the city. A large number of citizens work in the city of Vinnytsia or often visit it for objective reasons. After the rocket attack, everyone who has acquaintances or relatives tried to contact them, asking about the need for help. Residents join the search for missing persons.
The coordinator of AUI “Active Community” worked on the information front.
Khmilnyk and Khmilnyk Raion
Air raid sirens sounded throughout the day.
July 15 was announced as a day of mourning in Vinnytsia and the oblast.
The day was relatively calm in the Khmilnyk community.
Pupils of the Kozyatinsky Lyceum of the Khmilnyk District became the first in the “Best TV Report” nomination. They recorded the video “Ukrainian Dream” and won the oblast media competition.
The notification system will be changed in Kozyatyn. Since the beginning of the full-scale war, many residents of Kozyatyn have repeatedly complained that they could not hear the air-raid alarm signal. And in the area of the “settlement of workers’ brigades” the siren has completely burned out and has not been working for almost a month.
The coordinator of AUI “Active Community” of Khmilnyk and Khmilnyk Raion held a meeting with internally displaced persons and provided them with information: on where to get humanitarian aid in the Khmilnyk Raion.
Yesterday, the siren sounded once about the air alert. There was a threat due to the launch of missiles from the Black Sea. The threat did not come true. Everything is calm in the Lviv oblast.
A modular town was opened in the village of Bortyatyn of the Sudovyshnya community. This modular city consists of 10 containers and is different from those that have been opened before. It is designed in such a way that the kitchen, bathrooms and showers are located directly in the building where the bedrooms are located. Now 40 mothers with children and elderly people from Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts will have housing equipped with everything they need. Before that, their temporary accommodation was schools, kindergartens and other communal institutions.
Another 52 million hryvnias have been allocated from the oblast budget for the creation of an additional 621 places for forced migrants to live. We are talking about increasing the funding of the Program for the Implementation of Priority Infrastructure Projects in the Lviv Oblast, within which dormitories and other buildings that do not require large capital investments are repaired, and allows for the resettlement of forcibly displaced people from schools in order to resume full-time education.
As a result, it is planned to receive within the framework of the Program: 20 renovated establishments, suitable for settlement; 2,129 places for forced migrants to live; 105.9 million hryvnias allocated from the regional budget.
Another 7 cars within the framework of the #1000_freedom_cars initiative will go to the front to help Ukrainian defenders. In addition to the vehicles, servicemen of the 80th separate airborne assault brigade of the airborne assault troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the 103rd separate brigade of the Territorial Defense Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the 24th separate mechanized brigade named after King Danylo will also receive copters, shovels, batteries and much other necessary equipment.
The coordinator of AUI “Active Community” in the city of Drohobych conducted an individual psychological consultation with a volunteer who works with internally displaced persons.
As of 17:00, one air alarm was sounded.
Soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine patrol the border with Belarus. Representatives of the security forces patrol and are on duty at checkpoints.
Mobile groups that support internally displaced citizens continue to work in the Rivne oblast. They provide socio-psychological, legal, medical consultations and humanitarian assistance to internally displaced persons.
A photo session in the basement of the library formed the basis of the photo exhibition “Rewritten History”. It was created by the Kyiv photographer Dmytro Golovchenko, who moved to the Rivne oblast with the beginning of the full-scale aggression of the russian federation. According to him, the series of photographs reflects the desire to preserve its history from the distortions invented by the neighbouring empire.
The coordinators held a meeting with the head of the shelter where internally displaced citizens live, with the aim of holding an event for children and adults currently living in Rivne. We agreed on holding events in the future.
The general situation in the oblast is calm. Today there was one air alarm. More than 300 immigrants live in the community. Representatives of the local security forces continue to guard checkpoints.
The head of the village council together with the deputies went to Germany in order to agree on the next transfer of aid to Ukrainian defenders and internally displaced persons.
Residents of Zdovbych living in Poland donated 1,000 zlotys for the needs of the Defenders.
The students of the lyceum made and handed over charms in the form of hearts with wishes, as well as money, for the Ukrainian military.
In the Zdovbytsky Lyceum, nets are woven for the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
An air raid siren sounded once in the community.
The chairman once again appealed to Kamian residents to pay attention to aircraft over the territory of the community and to report it to the operative service of the city council.
On July 15, an extraordinary session of the city council is called to resolve urgent issues.
The city is working normally. Communal workers are engaged in improvement in the city and villages of the community.
The harvest has begun in Khmelnytsky. Farmers in the oblast began to harvest winter barley and peas.
The other day, residents of the community’s villages – Kolibaivka and Chervonaya Chagarivka – collected funds and purchased a refrigerator for the needs of wounded soldiers who are currently in one of the medical facilities.
The Department of Education and Science, based on the recommendations of the Ministry of Education, is preparing for the new academic year, as well as for the national multi-subject test. Mock testing will begin on Friday.
Teachers work every day with children – both residents of Kamianets and immigrants, to develop interesting sports and patriotic programs, and organize master classes so that they forget at least a little about the war and the horrors that they had to go through.
Today, the city council awards commission considered the issue of awarding the title of “Honorary Citizen of the City of Kamianets-Podilskyi” posthumously to the Heroes of the community who died during these four months of war and are buried on the Alley of Glory.
The coordinators of the “Active Community” AUI helped collect materials for the manufacture of camouflage nets.
In the morning in the Chernivtsi oblast, an air warning signal sounded for two hours, the situation is calm and under control at the moment.
Bukovyna said goodbye to a brave soldier who repelled the russian offensive at the cost of his own life. The soldier of the National Guard of Ukraine, Mykhailo Yazhuk, was taken to the village of Novooleksiiivka for the last time.
Bukovyna policemen transferred the humanitarian cargo to Mykolaiv Oblast. They sent an SUV for the military and aid to one of the children’s homes. Toys, diapers, strollers, etc. were collected for the little ones.
In the Chernivtsi oblast, forced migrants living in a shelter collect money for the Armed Forces of Ukraine. They make candies, and candles and organize auctions and fairs.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy appointed Ruslan Zaparaniuk as the head of the Chernivtsi Oblast State Administration instead of Serhiy Osachuk. The head of state signed the relevant decrees No. 485/2022 and No. 486/2022.
Today, Inna Pashanyuk, the regional coordinator of the “Active Community” AUI of Chernivtsi, searched for and gave internally displaced person information about available vacancies in the capital of Bukovyna.
More than 90 authors are presented at the all-Ukrainian exhibition “The Art of Victory”, which is exhibited in the Zakarpattia Art Museum named after Y. Bokshay in Uzhhorod.
The first service centre of the Red Cross Society of Ukraine has been operating in Uzhgorod for almost a month now. It is there that they provide medical, pharmaceutical, social and psychological assistance. Every day, the centre designed for internally displaced persons receives about 50 people. https://uzhgorod.net.ua/news/169036
Zakarpattia was visited by the coordinator of the Jesuit Refugee Service of Hungary, the goodwill ambassador of the “Hungary Helps” program, Sábolch Shoygo. He brought 40 tons of humanitarian aid with a total cost of HUF 25 million.
Last modified: 18 Липня, 2022