Since the beginning of the full-scale russian invasion, 139 children have died and more than 205 have been injured in Ukraine, the Prosecutor General’s Office said in a statement.
“As of the morning of March 27, 2022, 139 children were killed and more than 205 wounded due to the armed aggression of the russian Federation. The most affected children were in Kyiv – 65, Kharkiv – 45, Donetsk – 53, Chernihiv – 38, Mykolaiv – 29, Luhansk – 25, Zaporizhia – 19, Kherson – 21, capital – 16, Zhytomyr – 15 and Sumy – 14 oblasts ”, – it is said in the message.
Thus, on March 25, the russian military fired heavy artillery at the village of Velyka Oleksandrivka, Beryslav district, Kherson region. A 4-year-old child died as a result of the shelling.
The agency said that these data are not final, as it is not possible to inspect the places of shelling in areas of active hostilities and in the temporarily occupied territories.