As a result of the full-scale invasion of Russia in Ukraine, at least 428 children were killed, more than 815 were injured. This was reported by the Prosecutor General's Office in Telegram.
"As of the morning of October 19, 2022, more than 1,243 children were injured in Ukraine as a result of the full-scale armed aggression of the Russian Federation. According to the official information of juvenile prosecutors, 428 children died and more than 815 were injured of various degrees of severity," the message reads.
During the recording of Russian crimes committed on the territory of the Donetsk region, the bodies of three children aged 2, 9 and 14 years old with signs of shrapnel and mine-explosive wounds were discovered at the site of a spontaneous burial in Lyman.
The most affected children were in Donetsk oblast - 415, Kharkiv oblast - 258, Kyiv oblast - 116, Mykolaiv oblast - 77, Zaporizhia oblast - 69, Chernihiv oblast - 68, Luhansk oblast - 64, Kherson oblast - 57, Dnipropetrovsk oblast - 31.
As a result of bombing and shelling by the Russian armed forces, 2,663 educational institutions were damaged, 326 of them were completely destroyed.