The five hundred and twenty-secondday (522)  of the large-scale armed aggression by the russian against our continues.


Northern Oblasts


On the evening of July 29, an action was held near the russian embassy building to mark the anniversary of the attack on the colony in occupied Olenivka. More than 50 Ukrainian prisoners of war died then, and about 130 more were injured. The participants called for the release of Ukrainian prisoners, in particular the fighters of “Azov”. Bunk beds, similar to those on which soldiers slept during the attack, were placed near the embassy, and a theatrical scene about the night of the tragedy was played out.

The “Motherland” monument in Kyiv will be renamed “Ukraine-Mother”. This was announced by the general director of the Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War Yurii Savchuk. Currently, active work on the removal of the soviet emblem is underway at the monument.

Kyiv Oblast

In the village of Lypivka, during demining, an anti-transport mine blew up a special vehicle – a T-800 robot car. No one was injured in the explosion.

Zhytomyr Oblast

Builders from the Zhytomyr Oblast have been working for a month on the restoration of the village of Tryfonivka in the Kherson Oblast. Work is underway on 154 objects in the village, most of them are residential buildings. There are buildings that need to be rebuilt.

A new service for IDPs from the Luhansk Oblast was introduced in the Bilokurakyne hub, which is located in Zhytomyr. Every Wednesday, a hairdresser works here and cuts hair for anyone who wants it free of charge.

A bicycle race was held in Zhytomyr, where money was collected for a large family of IDPs from the Donetsk Oblast. The family lives in Berdychev. The initiators of the event were rescuers, they were supported by the police, Red Cross, volunteers, military, sportsmen and bikers.

Sumy Oblast

In the evening of July 29, the russians launched a rocket attack on an educational institution in Sumy. As of 11:00 a.m. on July 30, two dead and 20 injured people are known.

In total, on July 29, 17 settlements in 9 communities of the Sumy Oblast were shelled from the territory of russia.

Eastern Oblasts

Kharkiv Oblast

Yesterday, the enemy fired artillery, mortars and other weapons at the settlements of the Kharkiv, Bohodukhiv, Chuhuiv, and Kupiansk raions.

In particular, Udy, Kozacha Lopan, Okhrimivka, Tyche, Ohirtseve, Vovchansk, Borysivka, Kupiansk, Dvorichna, Zapadne and other settlements were under fire. There is damage to private residential buildings and commercial buildings.

No casualties among the civilian population were recorded during the day.

Demining works are ongoing. Over the past day, pyrotechnics of the State Emergency Service defused 87 explosive objects.

Donetsk Oblast

Over the past day, 6 towns and villages of the Donetsk Oblast came under russian fire.

Since February 24, 2022, the russians have killed 1,636 civilians of the Donetsk Oblast, and injured another 3,909 people. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.

There are 67 hospitals in the Donetsk Oblast. More than 400 generators are installed to ensure their operation. Their capacity will be sufficient to ensure the operation of medical institutions in the event of a long-term absence of power supply.

Kramatorsk and Kramatorsk Raion 

The russian occupiers attacked Kostiantynivka with cluster munitions this afternoon. 2 houses were damaged in Predtechyne of the Kostiantynivka community.

In the Lysychansk direction, 5 shelling attacks of the Lymansk community were recorded during the day.

Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk raion

On the Donetsk side, shelling of Krasnohorivka of Maryinka community took place during the night. In the morning, there was a massive shelling of Avdiyivka – the extent of the destruction is being established.

The Maryinka direction became the hottest in Donetsk Oblast, the russian occupiers increased the number of assaults on the city with the help of “Storm-Z” units and armored groups. 18 battles per day took place in this direction.

On the anniversary of the liberation of Avdiyivka from the russian occupiers, the “White Angels” raised the flag of Ukraine near “zero”, the advanced position of the Ukrainian military on the front line behind which the occupiers’ trenches began.

Bakhmut and Bakhmut raion

During the past day, 3 houses in Toretsk were damaged in the Horlivka direction.

The russians dropped a FAB-500 aerial bomb on New York. There were no casualties.

In the Chasiv Yar community, a house and an outbuilding were damaged as a result of russian shelling.

Volnovakha and Volnovakha raion

In the Volnovakha direction, 3 houses were damaged in Novoukrayinka, Prechistivka and Vugledar were under fire.

Luhansk Oblast

In Svatovo, for the third time in a year, the invaders are demanding from the population documentary proof of ownership of real estate. Currently, this must be done within ten days after receiving the relevant notification. In the opposite case, they threaten to open the apartment and move the russian military there.

Southern Oblasts 

Mykolayiv Oblast 

Yesterday, July 29, the reconnaissance «Merlin-VR» was destroyed by the forces and means of anti-aircraft defense of the «South» air command in the Mykolayiv Oblast.

Yesterday, July 29, the enemy launched artillery strikes on the town of Ochakiv, Ochakiv community. There are no casualties.

Also, yesterday, July 29, the enemy carried out an artillery bombardment of the water area of ​​Ochakiv community. There are no casualties.

In Mykolayiv, Pervomaisk, Voznesensk and Bashtanka raions, the day and night passed relatively calmly.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

Yesterday evening, the russian army once again attacked Zaporizhzhia. As a result of the explosion, a 32-year-old woman and a 45-year-old man died. Also, two women received minor injuries and were taken to the hospital. The blast wave knocked out windows in high-rise buildings and damaged the building of an educational institution and a supermarket.

In total, during the day, the russian army fired 77 times at 11 settlements in the Zaporizhzhia Oblast.

A new shelter for displaced persons, in particular, for mothers with children, was opened in Zaporizhzhia. It has a kitchen, bathroom and beds. Currently, 12 people can live in the shelter at the same time.

Odesa Oblast

For the third time this month, the russian army attacked Snake Island in the Black Sea, dropping two air bombs of an unknown type.

Odesa Oblast is 60% ready for the heating season. In order for the Oblast to have electricity, heat and water this winter, the authorities are working on the physical protection of critical infrastructure facilities and the preparation of alternative sources of electricity.

A hacker attack was carried out on the Infoksvodokanal website. Part of the city was without water for several hours.

Kherson Oblast

During the past day, russian troops attacked the Kherson Oblast 69 times. For this, 313 shells were used in the Oblast and 44 in the city. Three people were injured.

On the night of July 30, the forces and means of the Air Force shot down two reconnaissance drones of the russian military in the Kherson Oblast.

This morning, the occupiers, previously with anti-aircraft fire, shelled a village in the Bilozerka community. A 33-year-old woman was injured. She was hospitalized in a moderate condition. At least six houses were damaged.

The russian army attacked Beryslav. A 55-year-old man, who was in the yard of the house during the shelling, suffered a shrapnel wound in his leg.

Vladyslav Vaska, a fallen soldier from the village of Borozenske, Kherson Oblast, was awarded the III degree “For Courage” Order. The Ukrainian soldier died in the Zaporizhzhia direction in March 2023.

In the Kherson Oblast, commissions are working to inspect the housing damaged as a result of the russian troops blowing up the Kakhovka HPP. They drew up 1,643 documents, inspected 1,885 houses, and awarded compensation to 173 people.

Central Oblasts

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

The warehouse of a private agricultural company was damaged due to the attack of the russian federation on Kryvyi Rih on the night of July 30. The russian military sent two «shakheds» there. They were destroyed by air defense forces, however, the debris caused a fire on the territory of the enterprise.

Also, with heavy artillery, the russian military struck the communities of Nikopol, Marganets, and Myrove four times. The consequences of all attacks are clarified. There are no casualties or injuries.

Almost 200 people reported that their homes were damaged as a result of missile strikes on the center of the Dnipro on the evening of July 28. They are provided with monetary assistance – up to 200,000 hryvnias under the program «eVidnovlennia».

In Nikopol, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, bottled water will be discontinued from July 31. This is connected with the restoration of water supply in the city.

Kirovohrad Oblast

Utility workers from Kirovograd Oblast are cleaning up the aftermath of flooding in Kherson. Together with colleagues from other regions, they removed almost 125 tons of garbage from the Korabel district overnight. Work continues on removing burnt items, branches, collecting and removing silt, sand, etc. Almost 125 tons of garbage were removed from Naftogavan. The work involves 66 employees and 18 units of special equipment and vehicles of Kirovohrad and Lviv regional gas distribution companies, as well as the State Emergency Service and Kherson utilities. The work is carried out daily.

Poltava Oblast

Yevhen Perepelytsia was posthumously awarded the 66th Separate Mechanized Brigade of the Land Forces badge. The young soldier died in May 2022 in Desna. On that day, the russian army launched a missile attack on the military unit where the artillery signalman was training at the time. His award was handed over to the soldier’s mother.

The fallen soldier from Poltava, Valeriy Konstantinov, is being asked to be awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine. When he learned about the full-scale invasion, he returned from the Netherlands, where he worked as a driver. He took part in the liberation of Kyiv Oblast and was later transferred to Kharkiv. In April 2022, Valerii Konstantynov died. Railroad Lane was named in honor of the fallen soldier in Poltava.

The fallen defender Yevhen Kulyk is being asked to be awarded the title of “Hero of Ukraine”. The 23-year-old soldier began his military career with the 95th Brigade when he was 18. After his demobilization in 2019, he joined the French Legion. With the outbreak of full-scale war, he returned from France and went to fight. In January of this year, the defender participated in his last battle in the Donetsk Oblast.

Poltava Oblast budget will allocate UAH 60.5 million to support the Armed Forces and defense. UAH 27.5 million has been allocated to address social protection issues. First, for the social rehabilitation of defenders with disabilities and their families. Funds have been allocated to pay for high-quality and modern dental prosthetics for defenders in difficult cases. 

Children of fallen soldiers from large families studying full-time in vocational, professional higher education, and higher education institutions will receive monthly additional assistance. UAH 2 thousand from the regional budget. These additions were made by the deputies to the Comprehensive Program of Social Protection of the Population of Poltava Oblast.

As part of the national initiative “Side by Side,” Poltava Oblast is helping the village of Chkalove in Kherson Oblast. Currently, 25 houses of local residents are being restored. They are waiting for the windows to be delivered, and then they will start installing them. In addition, people received construction materials for repairs.

40 volunteer utility workers went from Poltava Oblast to the Kherson community. The workers of various specialties will replace the Poltava team that has been working for two weeks to clear streets and homes after the flooding caused by the enemy’s explosion of the Kakhovka hydroelectric power station.

Vinnytsia Oblast

Almost 34 thousand hryvnias were raised for the defenders of Ukraine during the screening of the movie Felix in the city of Hnivan, Vinnytsia Oblast. All the money will be transferred to the comrades of the defender whose story is presented in the movie.

Western Oblast

Khmelnytskyi Oblast


Theoretical and practical training in preparing citizens for national resistance continues in Khmelnytsky Oblast. Institutions of the volunteer formation “Afghan” conducted training for Myrolyubnia, Starosyniavsk, Starostropil, and Starokostiantyniv territorial communities of Khmelnytsky Raion.

The mayor of Kamianets-Podilskyi met with the heads of utility companies and the project coordinator of the Carpathian Platform NGO, the director of the Khmelnytskyi Regional Development Agency to discuss cooperation on updating municipal infrastructure, energy efficiency, and the potential attractiveness of industrial parks for international investors, partners, and charitable foundations.

Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

Today, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy held a meeting of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities in Ivano-Frankivsk. They discussed the protection of energy facilities from attacks by the russian military and the redistribution of budget funds for the needs of the Armed Forces. He also visited a rehabilitation center where military personnel are treated.

Senior Lieutenant, Head of the Support Force Group of the 79th Battalion of the 102nd Separate Brigade of the Territorial Defense Forces from Kalush, Yuriy Konstankevych received an honorary Silver Cross badge from the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valeriy Zaluzhny.i

Zakarpattia Oblast

A project to protect mothers and combat domestic violence is being launched in Zakarpattia. To do this, a mobile team will be set up in the region to provide psychological and medical support free of charge, as well as consultations on hygiene and newborn care, sexual and reproductive health, and family planning. The regional authorities will work on this project together with the United Nations Population Fund, the Institute for Family and Child Development charitable foundation, and the Uzhhorod City Maternity Hospital.

More than 500 participants of the traditional bike ride rode through Uzhhorod. The patriotic charity event in support of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was organized in the regional center by the Big City Ride cycling community. The funds raised during the charity bike ride, which amounted to more than UAH 43 thousand, will be transferred to the Movement to Support Zakarpattia’s Military.

Last modified: 31 Липня, 2023