“As of the morning of December 3, 2022, more than 1,295 children were affected in Ukraine as a result of the full-scale armed aggression of the Russian Federation. According to the official information from juvenile prosecutors, 443 children were killed and more than 852 children were injured,” the Prosecutor General’s Office posted on Telegram.
The data are not final as the efforts are ongoing to establish casualties in the areas of active hostilities, in temporarily occupied and liberated territories.
Most children were affected in Donetsk region – 424, Kharkiv region – 267, Kyiv region – 117, Mykolaiv region – 77, Zaporizhzhia region – 76, Kherson region – 70, Chernihiv region – 68, Luhansk region – 65, Dnipropetrovsk region – 33.
It also became known about the death of a 17-year-old girl in the enemy shelling of the village of Kozacha Lopan, Kharkiv region, in May.
A total of 2,719 educational institutions have been damaged due to bombing and shelling by Russian troops; 332 of them were completely destroyed.