Russians damaged or destroyed 316 cultural institutions in Donetsk region September 14, 2022
Since the full-scale Russian invasion started, 64 cultural institutions have been destroyed and 252 damaged in the Donetsk region, Donetsk Regional Military Administration reports.
“In the occupied areas, Russians ban the Ukrainian language and persecute people for Ukrainian traditions. Within the free territory, they destroy everything they can reach. The invaders are waging a deliberate war to exterminate Ukrainian culture. Over six and a half months since the full-scale war started, Russians have already destroyed 64 cultural institutions in Donetsk region and caused damage to 252 more,” the report states.