595 children were killed or injured in Russia’s armed aggression against Ukraine
Since the beginning of the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine, 208 children have been killed, and 387 children injured as of April 23, 2022.
“As of the morning of April 23, 2022, more than 595 children were affected in Ukraine as a result of the Russian full-scale armed invasion of our state. The official death toll remained unchanged over the past two days — 208 children. The number of those injured rose to 387,” the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine posted on Telegram.
As noted, these figures are not final as the work is underway to establish the data in the areas of active hostilities in the temporarily occupied and liberated territories.
According to the data from juvenile prosecutors, most children were killed or injured in Donetsk region — 120, Kyiv region — 113, Kharkiv region — 91, Chernihiv region — 66, Kherson region — 44, Mykolaiv region — 41, Luhansk region — 37, Zaporizhzhia region — 25, Sumy region — 17, Kyiv city — 16, Zhytomyr region — 15.