05/08 – 10/08. How Ukraine is resisting Russian occupation. Photo digest №28

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Russian troops shell Ukrainian cities and villages every day. The Yellow Ribbon resistance movement began publishing the Voice of the Partisan newspaper in temporarily occupied Kherson. Ukrainians create and join initiatives that eliminate the consequences of the Russian invasion.

August 5-6th in Ukraine

06.08 Odesa

Photo: Ukraine NOW

06.08 Halychyna
Harvest in Halychyna.

Photo: Alexey Furman

06. 08 Lviv, Halychyna
A social service worker plays basketball with a boy who left the frontline region with his family.

Photo: Katya Moskalyuk

06.08 Kharkiv, Slobozhanshchyna
Denys Petrenko is a volunteer who covered a woman with his body during the shelling.

Photo: Sasha Maslov

05.08 Kyiv
Mourning ceremony for Ukrainian defenders Andriy Zhovanyk and Yuriy Kovalenko.

Photo: Efrem Lukatsky

06.08 Kostyantynivka, Slobozhanshchyna
Local residents inspect the buildings damaged after the Russian missile attack.

Photo: Alkis Konstantinidis

05.08 Toretsk, Slobozhanshchyna
A woman cleans up debris near a store destroyed by the Russian shelling.

Photo: Bulent Kilic

05.08 Polissia
A family next to their house that was destroyed during a fighting near Kyiv that happened back in March.

Photo: Sergiy Illy

06.08 Kherson, Tavria
The Voice of the Partisan newspaper that was launched and distributed by members of the resistance movement in Kherson.

Photo: Instagram page #ЖовтаСтрічка

06.08 Kyiv
The soloist of the Kurs Valut band during the performance in Kyiv.

Photo: Yurii Stefanyak

August 7-8th in Ukraine

Heavy fighting is going in the eastern and southern directions of the Ukrainian frontline. The restoration of infrastructure in the liberated territories of Ukraine is underway. Hollywood actress Jessica Chastain came to Kyiv and visited children from Kherson and Chernihiv undergoing treatment at the Okhmatdyt hospital. The actress also visited Irpin.

07.08 Slobozhanshchyna

Photo: Anton Shevelov

08.08 Tomylivka, Naddniprianshchyna
A farmer unloads newly harvested grain.

Photo: Slava Ratynski

08.08 Tomylivka, Naddniprianshchyna
A stork over a wheat field.

Photo: Slava Ratynski

08.08 Slobozhanshchyna
Oleksandr Sosovskyi, a soldier of the 93rd Brigade, Kholodny Yar, driving a vehicle.

Photo: Instagram page of the 93rd Separate Mechanized Brigade, Kholodnyi Yar

07.08 Kramatorsk, Slobozhanshchyna
Police officers talk to a local resident during a night patrol in a front-line town.

Photo: Alkis Konstantinidis

07.08 Ivanivka, Sivershchyna
A woman is in the yard of her own house, behind her, there is a gate with traces of bullets and debris.

Photo: Lisa Bukreyeva

07.08 Pokrovsk, Slobozhanshchyna
Spouses of military service members say goodbye to each other before the wife’s short leave.

Photo: Nick Tymchenko

08.08 Kyiv
Hollywood actress Jessica Chastain visited children who were injured during the Russian invasion.

Photo: Instagram page of the Okhmatdyt hospital

08.08 Irpin, Polissia
A boy with a soccer ball in a stadium damaged by the occupiers.

Photo: Sergiy Ilyashenko

08.08 Ivanivka, Sivershchyna
The gate with the image of the Ukrainian coat of arms riddled with bullet holes and debris.

Photo: Lisa Bukreyeva

August 9-10th in Ukraine

On August 9, explosions were heard at the Russian airbase in the temporarily occupied Crimea. Ukrainian defenders bravely fight back against the enemy advancing in the country’s eastern part. Volunteers help evacuate civilians from the front-line regions.

10.08 Irpin

Photo: Sergei Supinsky

09.08 Novofedorivka, Tavria
Vacationers look at smoke rising from explosions at a Russian airbase in temporarily occupied Crimea.

Photo: Babel Telegram channel

10.08 Polissia
A house destroyed by Russian occupiers in the suburbs of Kyiv.

Photo: Serhii Korovainyi

09.08 Sloviansk, Slobozhanshchyna
A man from a frontline town taking on water with a hand pump.

Photo: David Goldman

10.08 Slobozhanshchyna
A farm worker in eastern Ukraine.

Photo: Bulent Kilic

09.08 Soledar, Slobozhanshchyna
A man carries his dog into an evacuation bus.

Photo: Kostiantyn & Vlada Liberovy

09.08 Kyiv
Ukrainian serviceman going up on the escalator to the railway station.

Photo: Nick Tymchenko

10.08 Slobozhanshchyna
A Ukrainian defender in a trench on the front line.

Photo: David Guttenfelder

10.08 Kyiv
Opening of Oleh Kalashnik’s exhibition “Soldiers: Invasion” at the Khanenko Museum.

Photo: Yurii Stefanyak

The starry sky above the field.

Photo: Sergiy Stepanenko

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