The one hundred forty-second (142) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a russian military invasion continues.
Almost 52,000 explosive devices have been eliminated in the Kyiv oblast since the beginning of russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine.
During yesterday’s day, populated areas of Buchanskyi, Brovarskyi, and Vyshhorodskyi districts were cleared.
A project of social and psychological assistance initiated by the UN Foundation with the financial support of Canada and Great Britain has started in Irpen.
Austrian architect Gerhard Hauser visited Irpin as part of the city’s reconstruction project.
The body of a civilian killed by the russian military was found near the former positions of the russians near the village of Zdvtzhivka of the Buchansk community. Residents discovered a grave with a homemade cross not far from the occupiers’ trenches.
Representatives of the Chamber of Deputies of Mexico came to Irpen. They visited the Romanivsky Bridge and were stunned by what they saw. They promised to tell the truth and look for opportunities to help Ukrainians.
In Zhytomyr Oblast, the First Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine presented awards to policemen and national guardsmen.
In the Radomyshl Forestry, the police found the remains of a rashist rocket.
For the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in the Zhytomyr Oblast, 140,000 hryvnias of the deposit made by the suspect in the bribery case will be transferred.
The Portuguese city of Villa Nova de Famalican became the sister city of Zhytomyr.
Belarus moved an echelon of military equipment to the border 20 km from Zhytomyr Oblast.
In the Zhytomyr oblast, a forester’s car was blown up by a landmine – two people were killed, and six were injured.
The coordinator of the AUI “Active Community” established cooperation with the mayor’s office regarding art therapy with internally displaced persons.
On July 14, russian occupiers shelled populated areas of Chernihiv Oblast. Two explosions from barrel artillery were recorded in Semeniv community.
The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, awarded lieutenants Artur Kravchenko and Maksym Bilokon, who defended Chernihiv Oblast.
In a forest strip near the village of Maliyki, two teenagers were injured as a result of an unknown explosion. Both of them were hospitalized.
Today, around 7 am, russia shelled Sumy Oblast with mortars. 5 explosions were recorded in the Shalyginsky community and 6 in Esmansk. No damage or injuries were found.
Between the villages of Basivka and Yunakivka, a car exploded on a mine. One man died, another man is in the hospital with injuries, fractures and burns.
The russian occupiers continue shelling populated areas of the Kharkiv oblast with tanks, mortars, and barrel and rocket artillery. Shelling in the areas of the villages of Petrivka, Rydne, Sosnivka, Slatine, Pryshyb, Ruski Tyshki, Pytomnyk, and Verkhniy Saltiv.
At night, a residential building in Chuguyiv district was shelled. A 69-year-old woman received shrapnel wounds as a result of this shelling.
At night, two rockets hit near an educational institution in the Kholodnohirskyi Raion, and another missile also hit a yard near the school in the Industrialny Raion. There are no dead or injured.
The russians continue to strike along the entire front and in the cities in the relative rear.
Another civilian target of the russians is a five-story building in Kostyantynivka. It is known for certain that one person was injured as a result of the morning shelling, but the exact number of victims and the extent of the destruction have yet to be established. There is no water supply in the city – the delivery of water to the population and to critical infrastructure facilities is organized.
The Cherkasy community was shelled three times in a day: the administration building was damaged in Novomykolaivka, and the russians used cluster munitions in Maidan. Almost the entire community is without power, there is no mobile connection and no Internet.
In the Marin community, the private sector of Krasnohorivka came under fire – it is known about 1 dead and 1 wounded person.
In the Svitlodar community, the russians fired at night on the outskirts of Novoluhanskyi, Kodema and Semihirya. 1 person died in Novoluhanskyi, 1 person was injured in Kodem.
In the Sloviansk direction, the enemy is trying to improve the tactical position and conduct offensive actions in the direction of Sloviansk. The areas of Dibrovny, Podolivka, Mazanivka, Adamivka, Chepilya, Krasnopillya, Kurulka and others were shelled with artillery.
In the Donetsk direction, the enemy continues to fire on units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine from artillery and tanks along the contact line. Conducts reconnaissance, trying to find weak points in the defence of Ukrainian troops. It concentrates its main efforts on the Bakhmut and Novopavliv directions, and tries to advance in the direction of Soledar and Bakhmut.
In the Kramatorsk direction, the enemy is regrouping in order to resume the offensive in the Siversk direction. The Kramatorsk, Zakitny, Hryhorivka, and other districts were shelled by barrel and rocket artillery. Airstrikes near Verkhnokamyansk.
In the Kurakhiv, Novopavliv, and Zaporizhzhia areas, the invaders did not conduct active actions, they continued shelling along the contact line. They carried out airstrikes near Kamianka. Our defenders quickly suppressed an attempted enemy offensive near Vodyanyi with accurate fire. The enemy launched a missile-aircraft attack on civilian infrastructure in the Vugledar area.
On July 14, the Russians killed 3 civilians of the Donetsk oblast: in Bakhmut, Ivangrad and Avdiivka. 7 more people were injured.
Since the beginning of the russian invasion of Ukraine, 612 civilians have been killed and another 1,572 injured as a result of shelling and bombing in the Donetsk oblast.
The city was again hit by a rocket attack. Several buildings in the city centre were damaged. No casualties have yet been reported.
Local officials once again call on residents to evacuate.
The situation in the community remains alarming.
The coordinator of the AUI “Active Community” helped the residents of the affected houses to disassemble the broken windows and restore order in the houses.
Pokrovsk and Pokrovsky Raion
During the day, the occupiers struck with prohibited weapons. There are wounded and dead among the civilian population. Settlements came under enemy fire: the village of Opytne, the towns of Avdiivka, Hirnyk, and Krasnohorivka.
The private sector of Krasnohorivka came under fire in the Marinsk community. It is known about 1 dead and 1 injured person. Shells hit the private sector. As a result of the shelling, three houses of local residents and agricultural machinery were damaged.
Racists shelled the village of Zhuravka, Pokrovsky district. Last day, around 10:00 p.m., the occupying forces used the “Hurricane” rocket salvo fire system against the civilian population of the Pokrovsky Raion.
Racists shelled the village of Grodivka and the village of Ivanivka of the Grodiv community of the Pokrovsky district. The wheat crop was destroyed by fire. One of the shells hit the playground where children were playing shortly before the shelling. The police documented the war crime of the russian federation.
The last day in the Pokrovsk community was relatively calm. There are no facts about the victims and the destruction caused by shelling in the past day on the territory of the community. During the past 24 hours, there were no emergency incidents or fires on the territory of the Pokrovsk community. A cluster munition was discovered in the open area of the village of Hnativka
In the Pokrovsk community, the consequences of shelling continue to be eliminated. The village of Gorikhove came under fire on July 10. The paramedic-midwifery centre and about 40 private houses were damaged to varying degrees.
Residents of Mirnograd, Pokrovsky district, continue to receive humanitarian aid
Television Also, members of the Ukrainian Society of the Blind (UTOS) received another batch of aid in accordance with the state support initiated by the President of Ukraine.
At the same time, Pokrovsk is preparing for an increase in the incidence of COVID-19.
In the Bakhmut direction, the occupiers shelled Ukrainian positions, in particular, in the areas of the settlements of Novoluhanske, Pokrovske, Vesela Dolyna, Berestov, Vesele, Mayorsk, Vershina. Airstrikes were carried out near Semihir, Berestovo and the territory of the Vugleghirskaya TPP. The enemy engaged BpLA near Bakhmutskyi. Also, the enemy is trying to strengthen the air defense system of rear bases and units.
Our soldiers successfully stopped enemy assault attempts in the area of Kodema and Bilogorivka, as well as attempts to capture the villages of Spirne and Vershina. The occupiers received stiff resistance, suffered significant losses and withdrew ingloriously.
The coordinator of the AUI “Active Community” organized art therapy for children.
Part of Luhansk Oblast is holding, russian troops cannot enter the administrative borders of the region.
The russian occupiers are constantly changing commandants, because the local residents of Luhansk Oblast do not want to cooperate with them.
In the Zaporizhzhia Oblast, the military of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and special forces of the “A” center of the Security Service of Ukraine shot down two enemy planes in the area of Orichov and Stepovoy. According to the information of the Security Service of Ukraine, one Su-25 was destroyed, the second was damaged. In general, recently, special forces of the Security Service of Ukraine destroyed four BMPs, one armored personnel carrier and a warehouse of ammunition.
Yesterday, July 14, russian troops shelled the villages of Novoyakovlivka, Kamianske, Stepove, Novoandriivka, Preobrazhenka, as well as the cities of Orihiv and Gulyaipole. 21 reports were received about the destruction of civil infrastructure objects as a result of shelling. During the entire time of the russian invasion in the Zaporizhzhia Oblast, 2,730 houses were damaged as a result of hostilities. Damages from the destruction amount to about 10 billion hryvnias.
It became known that 260 people now remain in the village of Kamianske, Vasyliv district. For the fifth month, they live without basic conditions. In the village, 80% of houses were damaged and destroyed, communal facilities were broken. The team of AUI”Active Community” gave the Ukrainian defenders a set of results and a table of contents. The money for the purchase was sent by benefactors from the EU.
In the Kherson Oblast, the occupiers are handing out russian passports for money. It shows that no one wants to take them for free.
A large column of military vehicles and tanks was spotted on the Mykolaiv highway heading towards the Kherson Oblast.
In Kherson, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed another warehouse: the occupiers flee in civilian cars. According to local residents, some of the occupiers in a panic change into civilian clothes and pack into a stolen civilian vehicle with large bags and drive in an unknown direction.
The armed forces of Ukraine destroyed the command post and ammunition depot of the russian military in the Sniguriv and Bashtan Raion.
People’s deputies chose Kovalev as a preventive measure in the form of detention and declared him wanted. This was reported by the State Bureau of Investigation. Kovalev cooperates with the Russian occupation authorities in the Kherson Oblast and supports the “integration of the region into russia’s economic model”, he is suspected of treason. He was previously expelled from the “Servant of the People” faction.
In Skadovsk, due to explosions on July 6, the homes of many people were destroyed. The “new military power” is preparing an order and promises to give 10,000 hryvnias of aid to the elderly. The pressure on farmers and the theft of grain, which is practically non-existent, continues. The occupiers once again stopped letting people into the free territory of Ukraine. The mayor of Skadovsk said that the pressure on educators continues. The occupation authorities want to completely reformat secondary education in Skadovsk. The names of the so-called “new directors” of educational institutions were announced this week. Teachers and technical staff are forced to write applications for dismissal and transfer to new educational institutions. The mayor explained that, according to his information, no director of the institution of the Skadovsk community agreed to cooperate with the occupation authorities. For all employees who do not follow the instructions of the “new directors”, including cleaning, repairs and other work, Ukrainian wages are kept, which will be transferred in full. Those who agree to work in the so-called “new schools” with “new management” will automatically have their labor relations suspended, they will stop receiving Ukrainian wages. This situation will remain at least until the beginning of the new school year. In the future, the institution will continue to function remotely, according to Ukrainian laws and with appropriate payment.
The situation is stable and critical. Prices are exorbitantly high, people spend thousands of hryvnias to buy food and medicine for the family. There are no banks, ATMs, or pharmacies in the city. So far, the medicine exchanger is working. Sirens are blaring, but the city has been quiet for the past 2 days. There is still no Ukrainian connection, sometimes the Internet disappears.
People help each other, try to continue working as much as possible, very tired of the occupation.
The regional coordinator joined the volunteer work, together with the volunteers collected medicines for people who need them and handed them to other activists at home.
In the morning, russian troops launched rocket attacks on the two largest universities in Mykolaiv. The head of the Mykolaiv Oblast Military administration, Vitaly Kim, confirmed the information: “Today, terrorist russia attacked the two largest universities in Mykolaiv. At least 10 rockets. Now they are attacking our education. I ask the universities of all democratic countries to assert that russia is what it really is – a terrorist.” As of 12:30, it is known about four wounded.
Today, during the session of the Mykolayiv Oblast Council, deputies agreed to rename the Mykolaiv Academic Art russian Drama Theater.The word “russian” was removed from the name of the theater.
The day in the community passed peacefully. There is still a danger of rocket attacks.
An explosion occurred in the coastal waters of one of the beaches of Odesa. Ignoring warnings and prohibitions, disregarding safety measures, a local resident decided to swim in the sea. After entering the water, the man blew himself up on an unknown device. As a result of the explosion, a traumatic amputation of the head occurred. This was reported by the operational command “South”.
In an interview with the Italian publication La Repubblica, Gennadiy Trukhanov expressed the opinion that Russians should understand that they themselves have created such self-hatred not only in Ukrainian, but also in the world society. “The rocket attacks that are carried out on our cities – even children know that the russians are doing it. And they know from a young age that russia is an enemy,” the mayor added.
People are united and active, engaged in volunteering.
The coordinator of AUI”Active Community” provided information to citizens about receiving psychological, social and humanitarian assistance. Conducted art therapy “Painting of eco-bags”.
During the last night, the occupiers struck three districts: Sinelnykivskyi, Nikopolskyi and Kryvorizkyi. The enemies fought in Nikopol, Chervonogrigoriska and Myrivska communities. A fuel warehouse was on fire in the Nikopol district, firefighters extinguished it for several hours. Remnants of phosphorus bombs were found. In Zelenodolsk, the enemy covered the park area with artillery, previously damaged the building of the lyceum and the sports stadium. A rocket hit a school building in the Synelnyk Raion. There are significant destructions. Rescuers are currently sorting through the debris.
PHOTOS of the destroyed school:
In the afternoon, the occupiers shelled the Zelenodol community: a field with wheat caught fire. The flames covered 4.8 hectares. This is more than half of the total area of the field.
PHOTO of the burnt field:
Dnipro hands over 70 reconnaissance drones to the military. Their value is about 10 million hryvnias. The drones were jointly purchased by the Dnipro Defense Headquarters and the TAPS charity fund.
The Kryvyi Rih military administration handed over 8 all-wheel drive trucks specially modified for the military, 35 pickup trucks and off-road vehicles, as well as 7 “fast” ones. In total, the military administration has already handed over 368 cars to the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Since the beginning of the war, more than 10,000 sets of body armor, helmets, and uniforms have been handed over. Over 600 thermal imagers and thermal imaging sights, over 130 quadcopters and UAVs.
Tim Kennedy – National Hero of the USA, special agent, MMA fighter came to Dnipro. He met with the mayor of the city Boris Filatov and expressed support for the military.
PHOTO of the American with Filatov:
In Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, almost a quarter of the grain harvest was collected and 3.9 thousand ammunitions were destroyed. About 400 hectares of fields with crops were destroyed in the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast as a result of hostilities. Enemy shelling and fires caused by them destroy crops, causing significant losses to farmers.
In Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, immigrant children will be enrolled in school under a simplified system. More than 65,000 migrant children are registered in the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast. Approximately 50,000 of them are school-age children. There are 834 schools in the region.
The regional coordinator of the AUI “Active Community” disseminated important news for the residents of Kyiv and the Kyiv Oblast, sent military ammunition to the front, and helped the elderly.
An air alert was announced in the oblast – there was a threat of a missile strike. In general, the situation in the communities was calm and under control.
In Ivankivka (Dmytpivka community, Kropyvnytskyi Raion) during the concept, 14,850 hryvnias were collected for servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The creative collectives of Dmytivka and Ivankivtsi houses of culture performed at the concert called “Ray of Hope” together with the dance group “Kapryz” of the Center of Extracurricular Education of the Dmytivka Village Council.
Today, the Donetsk State University of Internal Affairs for Girls and Women held a free master class on self-defense “Believe in yourself” in the Kropyvnytskyi Arboretum. During the class, it was explained and shown: what are the degrees of security; how to use improvised means of protection; how to psychologically confront an armed criminal.
Olexandria excluded the city of Mozyr (republic of belarus) from the list of its sister cities.
Speed climbing competitions were held in Birmingham (USA) at the 2022 XI World Games. Two Ukrainians took part in these competitions – Danyil Boldyrev and Yaroslav Tkach. Yaroslav Tkach represented the Kyrovohrad Oblast. Eight of the best athletes, including both Ukrainians, qualified for the quarterfinals. In the quarterfinals, they had to face each other, and Yaroslav Tkach won. In the semi-finals, Tkach from Kropyvnytskyi, lost to Kiromal Katibin from Indonesia. Finally, in the competition for the bronze medal, Yaroslav Tkach defeated the Kazakh Rishat Khaibullin.
The coordinator of AUI “Active Community” provided advice to the IDPs on obtaining documents on the status of an internally displaced person, and disseminated information on the available resources of employers in the oblast center and surrounding communities.
In the Poltava community, 11 out of 49 schools do not have shelters. Schoolchildren will be allowed to study only in those educational institutions where there are shelter premises, said the first deputy mayor Valery Parkhomenko. If there is no shelter, face-to-face training will not be started. Children will be transferred to other schools or taught online.
In Poltava, shopping and entertainment centers are checked for compliance with safety rules during an air alert. For the administration of shopping centers, instructions are given on the algorithm of actions following an “alarm” signal.
21,000 hryvnias were collected by Poltava comedians Kostyantyn Izyumov and Oleksandr Sergienko for two drones for combat brigades. They sold a painted rocket at yesterday’s charity stand-up concert. The remains of russian weapons were handed over by volunteers from Poltava, and the artist Lyudmila Kryvenko turned them into a real art object. In addition to 21,000 hryvnias, the organizers donated 10,000 hryvnias to the “Poltava Battalion of the Careless”.
Poltava Academic Regional Puppet Theater, Academic Symphony Orchestra and cultural centers of territorial communities organize free events for everyone:
July 15 – the performance “One more time about the Little Red Riding Hood” by the puppet theater; a master class for children musicians, IDPs and residents of the city by the symphony orchestra (Poltava); charity concert in support of the Armed Forces of Ukraine within the framework of the “Arthodyna” project (Myrhorod). July 16 – the play “One more time about the Little Red Riding Hood” by the puppet theater; concert “Evening of classical music” by the symphony orchestra (Poltava); charity concert “Good evening, we are from Ukraine” in support of soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (Petrivka-Romenska village).
The team of AUI “Active Community” in Poltava held today an art therapy event “Funny Snail” in the game room “Giraffe” located in a local coffee shop. It was gingerbread painting for families of internally displaced persons and families raising children with disabilities.
As of 8:00 p.m., according to the information of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine as a result of the July 14 rocket attack:
23 people died (including 3 children)
117 people applied for help
66 were hospitalized, including 3 children
34 people are in serious condition
5 people are in critical condition
the search for 46 people with whom there is no contact is ongoing
248 employees (including canine and pyrotechnic units) and 38 units of equipment from the State Service for Emergency Situations are working at the scene.
23 people who died as a result of rocket attacks will be buried at the expense of the city budget.
Among the dead were not only residents of Vinnytsia, but also residents of the surrounding villages. They will be buried at their place of residence.
July 15 is the Day of Mourning in Vinnytsia Oblast.
Today in Vinnytsia and Vinnytsia Oblast at 12.00 a minute of silence was observed in memory of the victims.
Khmilnyk and Khmilnyk Raion
Yesterday, the situation in the Khmilnyk community was relatively calm.
Residents of the Kalynivka community, Khmilnyk Raion, sincerely sympathize with Vinnytsia residents, who suffered as a result of the rocket attack, and support their compatriots not only with words, but also with deeds. On July 15, the Kalynivka City Council handed over a cargo of food to Vinnytsia. It includes mineral water for rescuers conducting search and rescue operations, as well as fresh vegetables to feed the victims who are currently in a medical facility.
Assets of a russian company worth over 2 billion hryvnias were seized in Vinnytsia.
In the Kordelivka Starosta District, the Kalynivka territorial community of Khmilnyk Raion, people believe in the victory of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and hope that the students will start the new academic year at school desks. That is why the local lyceum is actively preparing for the start of the new school year.
The AUI Active Community coordinator in Khmilnyk and Khmilnyk Raion, together with internally displaced persons, joined the offline event honoring the memory of those who died as a result of the July 14 rocket attack on the central part of Vinnytsia.
As of 16:00, there were no air-raid warnings.
Soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) patrol the border with belorussia.
The Territorial Defense Forces patrol and stand guard at checkpoints.
Since the beginning of the full-scale war, 37 enterprises have moved to Rivne Oblast. Among them, there is a construction company relocated from Kharkiv, which installs thermal insulation. The company began its new history in Rivne Oblast as now they want to create modular houses.
In Rivne Oblast, the Dubno city authorities want to sell a tank monument for half a million dollars, and transfer the funds to the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The City Council decided to dismantle the tank located at the entrance to the city. After that, they want to sell the combat vehicle, which served as a monument for more than 30 years.
The AUI Active Community regional coordinator helped in conducting the Board Games Club in the Youth Space. The Board Games Club is an integration event where local youth and displaced youth currently living in Rivne spend time together, communicate and share their emotions.
The other day, another 8-tonn humanitarian cargo from the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship was delivered to the humanitarian hub of the Khmelnytskyi Oblast Military Administration. This time, the sister region handed over necessary medical equipment, firemen’s overalls, and heated mattresses. The head of the Oblast Military Administration, Serhiy Hamalii, sincerely thanked fellow Poles for their support in a difficult time for Ukrainians. In the near future, the humanitarian cargo will be sent to medical institutions in Oblast and to the State Emergency Service units.
In Khmelnytskyi Oblast, law enforcement officers exposed another supporter of the russia’s “special operation” in Ukraine. Employees of the Security Service of Ukraine, together with cyber police officers of Khmelnytskyi and Kyiv Oblasts and case officers of a separate checkpoint “Kyiv” of the State Border Service, exposed a young man who actively supported russkyi mir. According to operational data, a 20-year-old resident of Kharkiv, who moved to Khmelnytskyi at the beginning of the full-scale invasion of russia on the territory of Ukraine, actively supports the policy of the aggressor state and seeks out like-minded people to engage in illegal activities to the detriment of Ukraine’s national security.
The AUI Active Community held a master class for children and parents on creating candle holders. Participants painted glass jars and turned them into eco-friendly candle holders. Children depicted flowers, and a rainbow, and drew many patriotic pictures. One girl drew her father, who is currently defending Ukraine in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU).
At the moment, the situation in Chernivtsi Oblast is safe. Law enforcement officers are guarding the peace of Bukovyna residents and guests of Oblast all day long.
Chernivtsi Lyceum No. 11 called Prestige helps the army and internally displaced persons. It hosts charity fairs, serves as a place for making canned goods and production of gazebos for a military hospital.
Since the beginning of the year, the budget of the Chernivtsi city community has received 543,000 hryvnias in tourist tax from entrepreneurs involved in the hotel business. This is 352 thousand hryvnias more than last year.
Today, Inna Pashanyuk, the AUI Active Community regional coordinator in Chernivtsi, was preparing for the implementation of art therapies for internally displaced persons. She searched for trainers, determined the venue, etc.
In Zakarpattia Oblast people are setting up places for long-term resettlement. Zakarpattia communicates negotiate with international partners for the reconstruction of buildings where displaced people can be accommodated. The People in Need organization also joined this initiative. Specialists have already started repair work on 6 facilities located in the villages of Kolochava, Synevyr and Synevyrska Polyana, where they will eventually be able to accommodate about 400 people. They also inspect buildings in other settlements of Oblast.
Seven internally displaced children with developmental disabilities are visiting the Oblast Complex Rehabilitation Center for persons with disabilities in Uzhhorod under the UNICEF program.
Last modified: 18 Липня, 2022