Timeline of war
April 14

The European Union has officially agreed to allocate an additional € 500 million to Ukraine. – Press release of the European Council


The Australian government has imposed another package of sanctions against the Russian Federation due to Russian military aggression in Ukraine. The updated sanctions list includes such Russian companies as “Gazprom”, “Transneft”, “Rostelcom”, “RusHydro”, and “Alrosa”. – The Guardian


The Russian Federation keeps carrying out forced mobilization in the temporarily occupied territories of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 197 Ukrainian children have died, 351 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 14 April (approximation): 19900 troops; 753 tanks; 1968 armored vehicles; 366 artillery systems; 122 MLRS; 160 aircraft; 144 helicopters; 1437 military auto vehicles; 7 military boats; 76 fuel tanks; 134 tactical UAVs; 25 special military equipment; 4 mobile SRBM systems. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Rocket attack on Kramatorsk railway station: the amount of victims has increased to 59 people. Two more children have died at the hospital. 64 people have been injured. – Kramatorsk City Council


The Russian Federation is involved in the state-level abduction of Ukrainian children from the temporarily occupied territories of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions. – Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian aggressors have damaged about 1000 and destroyed more than 88 educational institutions in Ukraine. – Serhii Babak, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Education


Russian occupiers have shelled the city of Kreminna in the Luhansk region. 2 people have been moderately injured. Local residential buildings have been damaged. – Serhii Haidai, Head of the Luhansk Regional Military Civil Administration


Russian troops are turning the ruins of Mariupol into a ghetto for the local population. They are forcing the surviving townspeople to wear Russian army insignia. – Mariupol Mayor Petro Andriushchenko


The Russian special services began to implement a plan to carry out terrorist attacks against Russian citizens in order to fuel military hysteria. – Center for Countering Disinformation under the National Security and Defense Council


Cases of rape in the territories occupied by Russian troops were massive and systematic. – Liudmyla Denisova, Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


The Ukrainian Parliament has recognized Russia’s actions after the full-scale invasion as genocide of the Ukrainian nation.


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine (as of April 14), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has recorded 1,964 deaths and 2,613 injuries to civilians in Ukraine [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – OHCHR


“We saw the damage and the destroyed infrastructure, we saw the bags with the bodies of the dead, we saw it near the church in Bucha yesterday. But I haven’t even been to Mariupol or Kharkiv yet” – ICC prosecutor Karim Khan.


On Thursday, April 14, three people were killed and seven wounded as a result of shelling in the Donetsk region – the head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration Pavlo Kirilenko.

See the war

goodbyes on a train station
A couple says their goodbyes at the Pokrovsk train station, the Donetsk region. Yulia evacuates from the war hotspot, and Roman’s rotation to the frontline begins on the next day. August 5, 2022.

By Wolfgang Schwan

Ukrainian soldiers
Ukrainian defenders.

By Arsen Petrov

kharkiv after shelling
People in front of a damaged residential building in Kharkiv. July 2022.

By Elizaveta Servatynska / Suspilne

residential building damage in Ukraine
Nikopol, a Ukrainian town located 7 km away from the Zaporizhzhia NPP, is constantly shelled. August 15, 2022.

By Konstantin Liberov

A four-legged soldier
A four-legged soldier from the Defense Forces of Ukraine in protective equipment.

Photo from General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

Neighbors help clean out the debris and rebuild house in Novoselivka village, Chernihiv region.

Photo: Evgeny Maloletka

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