Russia invaded Ukraine

169th day
of Ukraine's heroic resistance against full-scale Russian aggression
8-year-long Russian occupation of Crimea and parts of Donbas

Situation in Ukraine


The Saeima of Latvia has recognized Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism due to the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine and the mass killings of Ukrainian civilians. – Network of online news publications Delfi


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 10. 11 people were killed. 8 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have destroyed 286 and damaged 2,321 educational establishments in Ukraine. – Press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 361 Ukrainian children have died, 703 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. In addition, as of August 11, 204 Ukrainian children are reported missing, and 6,159 children have been deported. – Press service of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


Rocket attacks on the Dnipropetrovsk region on August 11. In the city of Nikopol 3 people were killed, and 9 citizens were injured, including a 13-year-old girl. More than 40 local high-rise buildings were damaged. 5 apartments were destroyed. 3 schools, several shops, garages, and private cars were also damaged. – Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 11 August (approximation): 43000 troops; 1846 tanks; 4100 armored vehicles; 974 artillery systems; 261 MLRS; 134 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 232 aircraft; 193 helicopters; 3018 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 772 tactical UAVs; 90 special military equipment; 185 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Donetsk direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 3 Russian 152-mm self-propelled howitzers 2A65 “Msta-B”, 2 enemy command posts, a command and observation post, and an ammunition depot in the Kherson region on August 10. – Operational Command “South”


The British government has approved the decision to provide Ukraine with 3 more MLRS M270 and a significant number of missiles for them. – Ben Wallace, UK Secretary of State for Defence

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Rescuers help civilians that were injured by the Russian shellings in the Donetsk region. August 9, 2022.

Photo from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine

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Two schools, a dormitory, over 20 apartment buildings, and several administrative buildings were damaged after the Russian forces shelled residential neighborhoods in the Nikopol district. August 10, 2022.

Photo from Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Region Military Administration

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A woman in her house in Mykolaiv after the shelling. July 31, 2022.

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Ukrainian soldiers sleep in a trench on the front lines. August 2022.

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Farming at the frontline in Zelenodolsk, Dnipropetrovsk region.

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