Two city districts with dense historical buildings were affected: the Zalopan district, with buildings from the 18th to the 20th centuries, and the central part of the city, developed from the late 19th to the early 20th century.
According to the data from HeMo: Ukrainian Heritage Monitoring Lab
, a total of 62 objects of historical architecture were affected, including 20 architectural monuments and objects recommended for inclusion in the list of local architectural landmarks and historical landmarks. Nearly fifty objects were damaged for the first time since the beginning of the full-scale invasion.
"This shelling is the most extensive in terms of damage among all that our team has documented during the full-scale invasion," comments Ivan Shchurko, the head of the expeditionary direction of HeMo Lab.
In particular, the building of the National Academy of Legal Sciences of Ukraine, built in 1896 by Serhiy Zagoskin for the merchant Herman Gelferikh, brother of the famous industrialist Maximilian Gelferikh, was hit.