Occupied Palestinian Territories: AOAV explosive violence data on harm to civilians

As of 19 February 2024, AOAV has recorded 17, 878 civilian casualties (12, 550 killed, 5, 328 injured) of explosive weapons use in the OPT in the course of Operation Swords of Iron.

Explosive Violence Monitor: 13 to 19 October 2023

From 13 to 19 October 2023, AOAV has recorded 217 incidents of explosive violence around the world, and 1,619 civilian casualties.

Ukraine: 52 killed in Russian missile strike on wake in Hroza, Kharkiv

On Thursday 5th October, a Russian Iskander missile struck a wake in Hroza village, Kharkiv, killing up to 52 people.

Devastation Strikes Ukrainian Market as Conflict Rages On

At least 15 civilians were killed and 22 injured in a missile strike on a market in Kostiantynivka, Donetsk.

Ukraine: 7 killed, over 150 injured in Russian Iskander missile strike on Chernihiv

On Saturday 19 August, seven civilians were killed and over 150 people injured by a Russian Iskander missile strike in Chernihiv.

Ukraine: 9 killed, over 80 injured in Russian double-tap missile strike on Pokrovsk, Donetsk

On Monday 7 August, two Iskander missiles hit Pokrovsk city centre within approximately 40 minutes of each other.

Ukraine: 6 killed and over 81 injured in Russian missile strike on Kryvyi Rih, Dnipropetrovsk

Six people were killed and over 80 injured in a Russian missile strike on an apartment complex and a university building in the central Ukrainian town of Kryvyi Rih.

Donetsk, Ukraine: 12 killed and 60 injured in missile strike on restaurant in Kramatorsk, 27 June.

On Tuesday 27 June, 12 civilians were killed and 60 injured in a Russian missile strike on a restaurant in Kramatorsk, Donestk.

Gaza: missiles and rockets killing civilians in towns and cities, 9-11 May

Since Israel’s pre-dawn airstrikes on Tuesday, 9 May 2023, AOAV has recorded at least 74 civilian casualties throughout the Gaza strip.

Donetsk, Ukraine: 15 killed, 24 injured in Russian S-300 missile strike on Sloviansk, 14 April.

On Friday 14 April, 15 civilians were killed and 24 injured in a Russian S-300 missile strike in Sloviansk, Donetsk.

Russia’s Dirty Dozen: an examination of Russian explosive weapons used in Ukraine

AOAV has rounded up 12 Russian weapons – Russia’s ‘dirty dozen’ – that have been linked to deadly attacks against the civilian population of Ukraine.

35 killed and 75 injured in Russian missile strike on Dnipro, Ukraine, 14 Jan 2023

35 civilians have been killed and 75 injured in a Russian Kh-22 missile strike on Dnipro, 14 Jan 2023.