War in Ukraine. The horrors of war by Bakhmut

26 January 2024
Ukrainian serviceman makes a snow angel in a bomb crater at a position near Bakhmut
Ukrainian serviceman makes a snow angel in a bomb crater at a position near Bakhmut in Donetsk region, Ukraine, January 26, 2024.
— Photo by Inna Varenytsia / Reuters


13 January 2024
Destroyed buildings as a result of intense fighting in Bakhmut
Destroyed buildings as a result of intense fighting in Bakhmut, Ukraine, January 13, 2024.
— Photo by Inna Varenytsia / Reuters


16 December 2023
A destroyed monument and a children’s playground in Chasiv Yar
A destroyed monument and a children’s playground in Chasiv Yar, near Bakhmut, eastern Ukraine, December 16, 2023.
— Photo by Anadolu / Getty Images


23 November 2023
Ukrainian soldiers pass by a volunteer bus burning after a Russian drone hit it near Bakhmut
In this photo provided by the Ukrainian 10th Mountain Assault Brigade “Edelweiss”, Ukrainian soldiers pass by a volunteer bus burning after a Russian drone hit it near Bakhmut, Donetsk region, Ukraine, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2023.
— Photo by Shandyba Mykyta / Ukrainian 10th Mountain Assault Brigade “Edelweiss” via AP Photo


22 November 2023
Snow-filled artillery shell craters on the frontline near Bakhmut
Snow-filled artillery shell craters on the frontline near Bakhmut, Donetsk region, Ukraine, amid Russia’s war.
— Photo by Alex Babenko / AP


8 November 2023
A local resident take bottles with drinking water from humanitarian aid delivered by volunteers in the town of Chasiv Yar
A local resident take bottles with drinking water from humanitarian aid delivered by volunteers, at the side of a damaged residential building in the town of Chasiv Yar, Donetsk Region, Ukraine, November 8, 2023.
— Photo by Alina Smutko / Reuters


11 October 2023
A Ukrainian policeman walks next to local resident pushing his bicycle on a street in the frontline town of Chasiv Yar
A Ukrainian policeman walks next to 84-year-old resident Mykola pushing his bicycle on a street in the frontline town of Chasiv Yar in the Donetsk region on Oct. 11, 2023, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Explosions are near-constant in the small town, whose buildings are filled with holes from shelling. It is a hub for troops heading to and from the front line, but locals still live here.
— Photo by Genya Savilov / AFP / Getty Images


29 September 2023
A wounded Ukrainian soldier is treated by Ukrainian military medics in a stabilization point in an undisclosed location near Bakhmut
A wounded Ukrainian soldier is treated by Ukrainian military medics in a stabilization point in an undisclosed location near Bakhmut, eastern Ukraine, on September 29, 2023, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
— Photo by Roman Pilipey / AFP


24 September 2023
Houses and armoured vehicle destroyed during the fighting between Russian and Ukrainian armed forces in Klishchiivka
Houses and armoured vehicle destroyed during the fighting between Russian and Ukrainian armed forces are seen in recently liberated Klishchiivka, Donetsk region, Ukraine, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023.
— Photo by Alex Babenko / AP Photo


17 September 2023
Soldiers hold flags as they speak in front of destroyed buildings in Klishchiivka
Soldiers hold flags as they speak in front of destroyed buildings in Klishchiivka, Ukraine, in a screengrab taken from a social media video released September 17, 2023.
— Photo by Colonel General Oleksandr Syrskyi, Commander of Ground Forces / via Reuters