Timeline of war
July 9

Rocket attack on the recreation center in settlement of Serhiivka in the Odesa region on July 1. A 53-year-old man has died in hospital. The amount of dead victims has increased to 22 people. – Serhii Bratchuk, Spokesman of the Odesa Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have committed about 417 war crimes against Ukrainian cultural heritage. – Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 3 Russian ammunition depots in the south of Ukraine on July 8. – Operational Command “South


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Inhuletskyi district in the city of Kryvyi Rih in the Dnipropetrovsk region on July 9. 2 people were killed. 3 citizens were injured. A building of a school and local residential buildings were damaged. – Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 347 Ukrainian children have died, 647 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 09 July (approximation): 37200 troops; 1638 tanks; 3815 armored vehicles; 832 artillery systems; 247 MLRS; 108 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 217 aircraft; 187 helicopters; 2687 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 674 tactical UAVs; 66 special military equipment; 155 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


As of July 9, Russian occupiers keep at least 10,000 Ukrainian citizens from Mariupol in filtration prisons. – Petro Andriushchenko, Adviser to the mayor of Mariupol


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian ammunition depot in the village of Chornobaivka in the Kherson region on July 9. – Serhii Khlan, Adviser to the Head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration


Russian aggressors shelled the city of Kharkiv on July 9. 6 people, including a 12-year-old girl, were injured. Local residential buildings were damaged. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian occupiers have killed 100 and injured 4 Ukrainian athletes and coaches. – Vadym Huttsait, Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine


Russian troops fired missiles at the Donetsk region on July 9. 3 people were killed. 8 citizens were injured. Local residential buildings, the infrastructure of a milk plant, and a furniture factory were damaged. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


In the last 24 hours, Russian aggressors shelled the Mykolaiv, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Donetsk, the Kharkiv, the Sumy, the Luhansk, the Kherson, and the Chernihiv regions. 8 people have been killed. 28 citizens have been injured, including 1 child. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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injured by the Russian shellings
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

damaged skool
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

ukrainian soldiers
Different generations of Ukrainians protect Ukraine.

By Vadim Sarakhan

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

By Kostiantyn & Vlada Liberov

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

By Ihor Volkov

Farming at the frontline in Zelenodolsk, Dnipropetrovsk region.

By David Guttenfelder, The New York Times

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