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Fourteen health workers killed and 48 injured during the war in Ukraine

Since the start of the full-scale invasion of Russia, the invaders have completely destroyed 122 health facilities, killed 14 medical professionals and injured 48 others.

“Since the beginning of the war, 817 health facilities have been damaged by enemy shells and bullets. It can be said that these hospitals have been taken out of the technological process, but their activity has somehow been restored. another in order to save Ukrainians and provide medical assistance. In addition, 122 facilities were completely destroyed, they cannot be restored. New institutions must be built in their place. … Fourteen health workers were killed and Another 48 were injured. These are the health workers we have official information about. They worked in civilian hospitals,” Ukrainian Health Minister Viktor Liashko said during a briefing at Media Center Ukraine — Ukrinform.

According to the minister, 35 billion 808 million hryvnias are needed to restore damaged institutions to the condition they were in before the start of the war, and 15 billion 328 million hryvnias are needed to rebuild 122 destroyed health institutions.

To date, 469 health facilities are in occupied territory.

Liashko also noted that 85 ambulances had been destroyed since the start of the full-scale invasion. In addition, 481 pharmacies were damaged and 43 others were destroyed.

On February 24, 2022, Russia launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine, continuing the military aggression that has been going on since 2014. Russian troops are heavily shelling and bombing Ukrainian towns, villages and villages. The Russians unleashed mass terror against the civilian population in the temporarily occupied territories.


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