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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have committed 23,370 war crimes against Ukraine and its citizens. – Prosecutor General’s Office


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian field ammunition depot and a Russian self-propelled howitzer “Carnation” in the south of Ukraine on July 15. – Operational Command “South”


Rocket attacks on the city of Dnipro in the Dnipropetrovsk region on July 15. 3 people were killed, 16 citizens were injured. The infrastructure of a local industrial enterprise was damaged. – Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on July 15. 8 people were killed. 14 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 353 Ukrainian children have died, 662 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 16 July (approximation): 38140 troops; 1677 tanks; 3874 armored vehicles; 846 artillery systems; 247 MLRS; 109 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 220 aircraft; 188 helicopters; 2735 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 687 tactical UAVs; 68 special military equipment; 162 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Bakhmut direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Russian occupiers shelled the city of Chuhuiev in the Kharkiv region on July 16. 3 people were killed. 3 citizens were injured. Local residential buildings, a school, and a building store were damaged. The rescue operation is ongoing. – Oleh Synehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the city of Vinnytsia on July 14. 24 people were killed, including 3 children. 68 injured victims remain at the hospital, 4 children are among them. 4 citizens are reported missing. – Serhii Borzov, Head of the Vinnytsia Regional Military Administration


Rocket attacks on the Mykolaiv region on July 15. 17 people were injured. – Hanna Zamazieieva, Head of the Mykolaiv Regional Council


Russian troops shelled the city of Vinnytsia on July 14. 24 people were killed, including 3 children. 202 citizens were injured. 110 victims received outpatient medical treatment, 68 victims were hospitalized, including 4 children. 55 apartment and private residential buildings, 40 cars and 2 trams were damaged and destroyed. – Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian occupiers have committed about 423 war crimes against Ukrainian cultural heritage. – Oleksandr Tkachenko, Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine


On July 16, Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 3 Russian cruise missiles in the Dnipropetrovsk region. – Mykola Lukashuk, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Council


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Donetsk, the Odesa, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kharkiv, the Mykolaiv, the Sumy, the Kyiv, the Poltava, the Chernihiv, the Luhansk, the Kherson, and the Cherkasy regions. 9 people have been killed. 33 citizens have been injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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