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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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Until February 24, 2022, Andrii made furniture. Since then, he has volunteered and dyed fabrics in khaki colors. From his products, other volunteers make camouflage nets for Ukrainian soldiers.

By Elena Tita

A Ukrainian soldier with the call sign “Chornyi” makes his signature coffee “on gunpowder”: he throws the remains of gunpowder into the fire to make it stronger and heat the water for coffee. The Donetsk region.

By Kostiantyn Liberov and Vlada Liberova

A couple of Ukrainian combat medics with the callsigns “Pion” and “Frits”. They have known each other for seven months and have been married for four. The Donetsk region.

By Kostiantyn Liberov and Vlada Liberova

A child, injured by Russian shelling, in the national specialized children’s hospital Okhmatdyt in Kyiv.

Photo from Okhmatdyt

Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the President of Ukraine, honored the memory of the Bucha residents killed by Russian invaders during the temporary occupation of the city. March 31, 2023.

Photo from the Presidential Office of Ukraine

This small icon belongs to the Ukrainian defender Yaryk. His pea jacket with all his things caught fire because of the Russian shelling. Everything burned down except for this icon. Since then, Yaryk always carries it with him. March 29, 2023, the Donetsk region.

By Kostiantyn Liberov and Vlada Liberova

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