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126th 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

28.06.2022
20:53

In the last 24 hours, Russian aggressors have shelled the Mykolaiv, the Poltava, the Luhansk, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kherson, the Chernihiv, the Zaporizhzhia, Sumy, the Kharkiv, the Donetsk, and the Dnipropetrovsk regions. 55 people have been killed, including 1 child. 194 citizens have been injured, including 5 children. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

19:40

The government of Bulgaria is expelling 70 Russian diplomats. They are suspected of espionage. – Kiril Petkov, Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria

18:38

Rocket attack on a car service station in the city of Dnipro in the Dnipropetrovsk region. There are victims under the rubble. Rescuers are putting out the fire at the moment. – Borys Filatov, Mayor of Dnipro

18:05

The US government has imposed new sanctions against the Russian Federation. In particular, the new sanctions list includes a ban on imports of Russian gold. Moreover, more than 70 Russian organizations, including State Corporation Rostec, have been sanctioned. – Press service of the US Department of Treasury

16:17

The Finnish government has approved the decision to grant additional €70 million to development cooperation and humanitarian aid to Ukraine. – Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland

14:05

Russian occupiers fired missiles at the Industrial district in Kharkiv on June 28. 5 citizens were injured. As a result of the shelling, a fire broke out at one of the city’s enterprises. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration

13:38

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian aggressors have either destroyed or damaged 22 sports infrastructure facilities in the Luhansk region. – Serhii Haidai, Head of the Luhansk Regional Military Administration

12:40

Ukrainian air defense forces shot down a Russian missile in the Odesa region. – Serhii Bratchuk, Spokesman for the Odesa Regional Military Administration

11:56

Russian aggressors have shelled the district of North Saltivka in Kharkiv on June 27. 9 citizens were killed. 29 citizens were injured, including 5 children. – Serhii Bolvinov, Head of the Investigation Department of the Main Directorate of the National Police in the Kharkiv Region

09:59

Rocket attack on the shopping center in Kremenchuk, in the Poltava region on June 27: 40 people are reported missing. The rescue operation is ongoing. – Dmytro Lunin, Head of the Poltava Regional Military Administration

09:40

Russian occupiers fired missiles at the city of Ochakiv, in the Mykolaiv region, on June 28. 3 people were killed, including 1 child. 6 citizens were injured, there are 4 children among them. The city market’s territory, the Palace of Culture building, a private sector, and 2 residential buildings (direct hit) were damaged. – Vitalii Kim, Head of the Mykolaiv Regional Military Administration

09:19

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 341 Ukrainian children have died, 622 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office

08:57

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 28 June (approximation): 35250 troops; 1567 tanks; 3704 armored vehicles; 778 artillery systems; 243 MLRS; 102 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 217 aircraft; 185 helicopters; 2589 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 14 military boats; 636 tactical UAVs; 61 special military equipment; 139 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

08:45

Russian troops shelled the crowd of people who stood in line for water in Lysychansk, in the Luhansk region. 8 people were killed, 21 citizens were injured. There are children among the victims. Russian aggressors used cluster shells (banned by international conventions). – Serhii Haidai, Head of the Luhansk Regional Military Administration

07:04

Rocket attack on the shopping center in Kremenchuk, in the Poltava region on June 27: 20 citizens were killed, 59 citizens were injured. The rescue operation is ongoing. – Dmytro Lunin, Head of the Poltava Regional Military Administration

05:21

The Canadian government has imposed new sanctions against 6 individuals and 46 legal entities related to the Russian defense sector, as well as, 15 collaborators, 13 Belarusian government and military officials, and 2 legal entities from Belarus. The new sanctions list also includes a ban on exports of modern technologies to Russia, including quantum computers and modern production equipment, related components, materials, software, and technologies. – Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada

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