The number of children killed in Russia’s war against Ukraine has risen to 208

As of April 21, 208 children died due to a full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine. Another 376 were injured.

This was reported in the Office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine.

Comment: “These figures are not final, as work is underway to establish them in places of active hostilities, in the temporarily occupied and liberated territories,” – said in the Office of the Prosecutor General

According to juvenile prosecutors, the most affected children were in Donetsk oblast – 119, Kyiv oblast – 113, Kharkiv oblast – 91, Chernihiv oblast – 57, Kherson oblast – 44, Mykolaiv oblast – 41, Luhansk oblast – 36, Zaporizhia oblast – 25, Kyiv – 16, Sumy oblast – 16, Zhytomyr oblast – 15.

Comment: “Due to the bombing and shelling by the armed forces of the Russian Federation, 1,141 educational institutions were damaged, 99 of them were completely destroyed,” the statement said.

Source: Radio Liberty


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