The situation in Lviv: Putin sent troops to Ukraine and launched an operation in the Donbas on February 24, 2022. Many of our cities were subject to rocket attacks, Ukrainian border guards were attacked near the border with Belarus.
Read about what is happening in Lviv now, how people here react to the situation in the country, what about transport, infrastructure facilities, read in the text online Medico topics.
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11:30 Russian troops landed in the city of Brody, Lviv region. According to the mayor of Lviv Andriy Sadovoy, the military fought back.
“In the area of Brody at 9 am, Russian troops landed on 3 helicopters. About 60 people. Our troops rebuffed them. Now they are retreating towards the forest in the Levyatin area. The armed forces are giving a worthy rebuff to the occupier! We are keeping the situation under control,” the statement said. message.
The SBU of the Lviv region denied the information about the landing of the Russian Federation in the area of the settlement of Brody
It is specified that it was Ukrainian aviation. (Situation in Lviv)
09:30 Andrey Sadovy:
As of 9:30 a.m. Feb. 26.
Since yesterday, roadblocks have been set up in Lviv and the region.
They will stand at the entrances and exits to the Lviv United Community. They will check people who will enter the city. Checkpoints are set up jointly with the police and territorial defense to ensure security in Lviv.
The number of public transport has been reduced due to the decrease in the number of passengers. All utilities and emergency services continue to operate as normal. Light, water, gas are supplied to the houses without interruption.
Employees of the district administrations of Lviv continue to destroy suspicious marks on the streets. Recall that if you see incomprehensible marks in a place accessible to you, cover them with boards, cover them with soil or resin. If you notice such marks on the roof, report to the city’s Hotline 15-80.
We remain calm and believe in our armed forces!
07:25 The air raid alert was released. Residents of Lviv can leave shelters.
06:15 An air alert has been declared in Lviv.
This was reported by the official Telegram channel of the State Service for Special Communications and Protection of Ukraine.
02:20 An urgent collection of provisions for the needs of the army has been announced in Lviv.
In Lviv, 11 locations are opening for urgent collection of provisions for the needs of the Ukrainian army in all districts of Lviv. It is reported by the Lviv City Council. (Situation in Lviv)
The link constantly updates the list of necessary provisions, medicines, and food for the needs of the military. Needs from the military are constantly and pointwise on request, so all relevant information is asked to be tracked at the link. If possible, please bring everything inboxes.
Provisions are collected at the following addresses:
st. Khotkevicha, 16a, from 10:00 to 20:00, 067 668 33 98;
Ave. Chervonoy viburnum, 66, around the clock;
Collegium of the UCU (yellow), Kozelnitskaya, 2a, from 10:00 to 18:00 (2nd floor, left-wing).
st. Kotsilovsky, 16, from 10:00 to 20:00, 068 839 82 86;
st. Kostya Levitsky, 67, around the clock;
st. Pasichnaya, 83 (room under the church), from 9:00 to 20:00, 096991 67 37.
st. Lipinskogo, 11, around the clock;
st. I. Velichkovsky, 58, from 10:00 to 21:00 (Abundant-2).
st. Sheptytskikh, 16 (doors on the left), from 7:00 to 22:00, 093002 41 71;
st. F. Lista, 1, around the clock.
st. I. Vygovskogo, 34, around the clock, 073 482 79 73.
st. General Chuprynki, 85, around the clock.
22:30 Lviv residents are warned about the ban on aircraft flights
In no case should aircraft be launched over the city and region? If you see such a device, immediately call the police at number 102 (Situation in Lviv)
21:00 Information about curfew warning systems is fake.
There are fakes going around the net that the curfew is accompanied by warning systems. In fact, there will be no additional alerts, sirens, and the like.
Daily curfew lasts from 22:00 to 06:00 without additional sound notification.
We remind you that in the territory where the curfew is in effect, it is forbidden to be on the street or in other public places without a pass for a certain period of time, and the movement of vehicles is also prohibited.
A blackout mode is also being introduced – turn off the lights and lanterns during the curfew. (Situation in Lviv)
20:00 Lviv residents, please calm down
The police lines are full. Now everyone is asked to check their roofs. If you have access to the roofs of houses – urgently check if there are marks there.
Every minute we receive a lot of messages on video, photos of people walking on the roofs.
Important: it can be your own, people checking the roofs. Please make sure, to call and drop information about unknown persons first.
Don’t panic, we can handle it!
17:15 A curfew has been introduced in Lviv.
Public transport will run until 21:00.
Patrol cars will drive through the streets and inform residents about the curfew: “Attention! From 22:00 to 6:00 only people who work in special units and ensure the life of the city have the right to be on the street.” This is necessary in order to distinguish between saboteurs.
All shelters in Lviv must be open. Heads of condominiums and management companies have been notified about this. Now it is important to check if these rooms are open and prepare them for temporary storage.
If you see incomprehensible marks in an accessible place – cover them with boards, sand, or tar. If you notice such marks on the roof – inform the City Hotline (15-80). District administrations are instructed to promptly paint over any incomprehensible marks on houses.
All municipal and emergency services of the city are working as usual. Light, water, gas are supplied to the houses without interruption.
The elevators are working. However, when the siren sounds, the elevator cannot be used. (Situation in Lviv)
14:45 A curfew is being introduced in the Lviv region!
The movement of citizens will be limited from 22:00 to 6:00 in the morning.
For movement at night, special passes are introduced!
Passes will be available to employees of military administrations and critical infrastructure facilities!
The list of such persons is formed in the Regional State Administration and the Regional State Administration.
12:15 Sirens went off. An air alert has been issued.
Important! Hear the siren – turn on the media and follow the instructions.
The sound of a siren ALWAYS means that you need to immediately turn on one of the channels of information. The message will tell you clearly what to do. The number of siren beeps and their duration do not matter – this is emphasized by emergency officials!
You should stay in cover until the moment when the official channels report that the danger has passed.
Only then can you leave the shelter.
Keep calm and support the Armed Forces of Ukraine!
Glory to Ukraine! (Situation in Lviv)
10:45 During the day in Lviv, lazy people may sound the alarm. Meshkans are urged to be vigilant.
This was warned by the head of the Lviv ODA Maxim Kozitsky during a briefing.
“In the morning, the sirens turned on several times. The fact is that the enemy from Belarus lifted planes into the air. We were afraid that a blow would be struck on the critical infrastructure of Lviv. The planes went in the direction of Rivne and Kyiv. Emergency cases related to the war in the region were not,” he said.
According to him, during the day there may again be sirens because the enemy can also hit the objects of the city. Alien drones fly over the territory of the region.
“We are strengthening the defense, we are working specifically on the protection of Lviv. We invite all volunteers to sign up for the defense of the Lviv region. The headquarters is working together with the Academy of Land Forces. Kochen, who is ready, does this in order to coordinate actions for tactical defense in an organized manner. You need to be ready for anything,” Maxim Kozitsky said.
As of 7:30 am on February 25, the night in Lviv was calm, there were sirens. You can already leave the shelter.
All utilities are operating normally. There were no interruptions in the supply of electricity, gas, and water are supplied to residents continuously.
At night Lvovvodokanal liquidated the accidents. The emergency service also worked as usual.
Transport. We plan to produce the entire electric transport – 128 trams and trolleybuses, 135 ATP-1 buses, and 88 buses of private carriers.
If a long siren signal is heard for up to 1 minute, this means “Air Raid”.
If a short siren signal is heard for up to 5-10 seconds, then the air raid alarm is over. (Situation in Lviv)
If a long siren signal is heard lasting up to 1 minute, this means “Air Raid”. The siren should be followed by the message “Air Raid”. Then – information that residents should urgently go to the nearest shelter.
If a short siren signal sounds up to 5-10 seconds, this means that the air raid alarm has been cleared. Also, after a short signal of the siren, there will be a voice message about clearing the alarm.
Enrolling in the Territorial Defense is now as simple as possible
Now only a passport is required to register. You can get information by phone number: 1580 – for residents of Lviv and 096 080 69 87 – for residents of the Lviv region.
08:20 Everything is calm in Lviv.
In Lviv, they reported backup phone numbers for calling an ambulance.
In the absence of line 103, an ambulance can be called by phone: 293-29-12; 293-29-14; 293-29-05; 293-29-19; 293-29-16; 293-29-25 (Situation in Lviv)
07:05 In Lviv, a siren sounded, meaning an air raid alarm!
Citizens should go to cover.
00:35 We found three people filming a military unit through the window.
The men were noticed by a local resident. He saw how in a house located not far from the military unit, unknown people were filming what was happening behind the fence of the military.
The caretaker immediately reported the incident to the police. Law enforcement officers identified. These are two 37-year-old residents of the eastern regions and a 42-year-old resident of the northern region.
In the apartment, they found drugs of plant origin and substances from which explosives are produced. (Situation in Lviv)
21:25 Dear Lviv residents!
We kindly ask you today after 23:00. do not use lighting on your premises.
Do not go outside unless necessary.
Stay tuned for further announcements from the authorities.
21:00 In Lviv, three foreigners were found filming a military unit through the window
A resident of Lviv noticed how in a house located not far from the military unit, unknown people were filming what was happening behind the fence of the military. He immediately notified law enforcement agencies about this. This was reported in the Patrol Police of Ukraine.
Patrolmen figured out the apartment from which suspicious actions were committed. It was found out from the neighbors that three men lived there. They were forced to open the door. They behaved aggressively. Drugs and substances from which explosives are produced were found in the apartment.
Two 37-year-old residents of the eastern regions and a 42-year-old resident of the northern region turned out to be unknown.
Investigators were on the scene. Persons were detained in accordance with Art. 208 (Detention by an authorized person) of the Code of Criminal Procedure of the Russian Federation. Establish involvement in other unlawful acts.
20:00 A humanitarian headquarters and a center for the reception of migrants have been created in Lviv. There is also a hotline 112 for people who need help with accommodation or humanitarian assistance.
“The humanitarian headquarters was deployed at the Palace of Arts at Copernicus, 17. There you can get all the information on the provision of humanitarian assistance, resettlement, provision with everything you need. A center will also be set up to receive migrants at Arena Lviv for further sending for temporary residence,” Maxim Kozitsky said.
For temporary accommodation of Ukrainians who seek asylum in the Lviv region, schools, hostels, universities, and sanatoriums will be involved. (Situation in Lviv)
“We ask people who have free space to accommodate the IDPs to respond,” Kozitsky added.
Multichannel round-the-clock phone: 032 259 60 31
Ukrainian Coordination Center: 093 020 65 16
If you feel unsafe, have moved out of your home, and have nowhere to stay, fill out this form.
In Lviv, everyone is invited to volunteer to patrol the city. This was announced at a briefing by the head of the All-Ukrainian public organization “Association of Volunteers” Olena Zhivko.
All information can be found by phone: 096 545 00 00
A curfew has not yet been introduced in Lviv, but after 23:00 they will check the documents of everyone who is on the street. Therefore, the city authorities ask everyone to carry documents with them. Not only in the evenings, but also during the day.
19:00 Forced migrants from the eastern regions are sent to the Lviv region, said the head of the Lviv Regional State Administration Maxim Kozitsky.
Also, territorial defense forces continue to deploy in the region, and checkpoints will be set up at the entrance to the region by the end of the day.
A humanitarian headquarters, where you can get information about assistance, resettlement, and provision with everything you need, was deployed in the Lviv Palace of Arts on Copernicus Street, 17.
There is a center at the Lviv Arena where they receive migrants and send them for temporary residence.
“We will resettle people from other regions in schools, hostels, and sanatoriums. If you have a home to temporarily receive a person, join. Be calm.
There is an increased patrol with airport detachments. It is important that none of the enemies land.
Join the 103rd Separate Brigade of the Territorial Defense Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine;
join the patrol;
support the army with money;
become blood donors: https://loda.gov.ua/news?id=65779 ”
18.10 In Lviv and the region, the work of all public institutions was limited, which should close and cease their work at 23.00, informed the chairman of the Lviv Regional State Administration Maxim Kozitsky.
The official also drew attention to the fact that people who will be on the streets after 23.00 will be immediately checked.
17:00 Lviv. Prompt and concise.
As of 05:00 pm on February 24, utility services ensure the life of the city in the normal mode.
The power supply is uninterrupted. The information about the evening power outage in Sykhiv is not true. Lvivoblenergo stopped all planned work so that electricity was supplied to every house.
Gas, water, and heat supply, the garbage disposal is carried out in the normal mode.
Transport. The number of buses on bus routes has been slightly reduced by 30%. The routes that take people to hospitals, clinics, strategic enterprises have been fully preserved. Several buses were removed from some routes so that the city could help the military through this.
Production of trams and trolleybuses at the usual level. We urge residents to use electric transport if necessary.
I turned to the heads of condominiums and management companies to provide shelter with water and medicines.
16:00 Lviv Mayor Andrey Sadovyi:
We held a meeting with public organizations and volunteers who are ready to help with the provision of internally displaced persons.
A coordination center has been established in the city. Anyone who can help physically or with basic necessities, please contact 032 254 60 79.
List of initial items needed:
Heat-saving blankets, sleeping bags, mats, mattresses, clothes, and raincoats;
Detergents, toothpaste and brushes, diapers and pads, paper towels, antiseptic, alcohol, reusable and disposable masks;
Combs, women’s, men’s and children’s underwear, microfiber towels, reusable dishes;
Batteries, candles, flashlights;
Meals: water, fast food, energy bars, dried fruits, nuts, canned food, vermicelli, instant cereals.
Thanks to all public organizations and people of goodwill who have already agreed to help.
Together we are strong! Ukraine will win.
Addresses of collection points:
Railway Administration – st. Vygovskogo, 34
Lychakiv administration – st. Kostya Levitsky, 67
Shevchenko administration – st. Lipinskogo, 11
Galician administration – st. Ferens Liszt, 1
Sikhov administration – ave. Chervonoy Kalina, 66
Frankish administration – st. General Chuprynka, 85
Has a monthly supply of all products and essentials. The same applies to fuel.
Pharmacies have an emergency supply of medicines so that everyone can get and buy the necessary medicines.
Ready to accept refugees. Now a call center is being formed, which should distribute all those who come from the East. Previously, people will be placed in university dormitories and boarding schools.
A defense counsel has been convened, and a protocol is currently being prepared on the possible introduction of measures in accordance with martial law
14:00 Checkpoints are set up at the entrance to the Lviv region and Lviv. This was announced by the head of the LODA Maxim Kozitsky during an operational briefing at 14:00 Thursday, February 24, writes ZAXID.NET.
According to Maxim Kozitsky, checkpoints at the entrance to the region and Lviv are already being formed. Now cars will be stopped only selectively, but if necessary, everyone’s documents will be checked.
Now, according to Kozitsky, immigrants from the eastern regions are coming to Lviv, mostly children from boarding schools. They will be deployed in the Lviv region and other western regions.
A call center is also being formed that will provide information to displaced persons on where to go and apply for information about resettlement. Such a call center will be launched in the next three hours.
The head of the LOGA also asked all residents to carry identification documents with them, and if suspicious persons are found, contact the police. (Situation in Lviv)
Alina Frolova, Deputy Head of the Department of the Center for Defense Strategies, appealed to the residents of Lviv for help.
“The Armed Forces of Ukraine urgently need help: 120 trucks that can run across the border from Lviv to transport partners’ technical assistance. The Armed Forces of Ukraine will be provided with fuel,” Frolova wrote.
Data on trucks and phone numbers of drivers should be sent to her in private messages.
13:22. Lviv Mayor Andriy Sadovoy addressed the townspeople:
From today, three times a day – at 7:00, 13:00, and 17:00, I will report the most up-to-date information about the situation in the city.
While communications and the Internet are working, you can follow the messages on the official pages on social networks.
In emergency cases, we will use all possible means of communication.
The enemy is fighting against us not only with missiles and tanks but also with fakes. The truth is what our advantage and strength lie in. And the armed forces of Ukraine.
Once again I ask everyone to remain calm, not to distribute unverified information, trust only the official pages of the city and the state:
12:39. The situation in Lviv is calm. There are practically no people on the streets of the city. There are queues at ATMs and at gas stations.
“The Lviv region is ready for martial law, and the inhabitants of the region are safe. Important facilities are under the supervision of the police, the National Guard, and the SBU. Emergency services are working, there are enough fuel, medical, and dressing materials. There is communication, but the lines can be overloaded. It is important not to create a queue at gas stations and let military equipment through,” the LOGA said.
According to the Mayor of Noviy Kalinov Bogdan Yuzvyak, early in the morning military units in the Lviv region were fired upon – in Noviy Kalinov, in Brody, and in Kamyanko-Buzkoy. The employees of the State Emergency Service are working on the ground.
Keep a list of frequencies on which the civil protection message is transmitted:
Television and radio company “TRT”
FM radio “Your Radio”, Drogobych,
m. Truskavets, 101.4 MHz
KP “Drohobych Regional Radio Broadcasting”
Radio Frank’s Land, 99.4 MHz
TV and radio company “LAN”
FM radio “Radio Stryi FM”, Stryi. 101.0 MHz
TV and radio company “Sokal”
FM radio “Sokal FM”,
m. Sokal, 101.0 MHz
TV studio “Radekhov”
Radekhiv, 99.5 MHz
FM radio “Promotion”
m. Sambir, 92.9 MHz
FM – radio “Voice of Prykarpattya”
Old Sambir, 91.4 MHz
TRK “BUZHNET” FM-radio “New yard”, “NEO-radio”
Chervonograd, 100.5 MHz
District communal television and radio company “Brody”
“Brody FM mood in you”,
m. Brody 88.8 MHz
Online radio “Free Radio”
Zhovkva, street radio (loudspeakers)
Regional broadcasting studio “Carpathian hubbub”
m. Turka, 97.2 MHz
LLC “Teleradiocompany Zolochev”
“Zolochev FM” Zolochev, 89.9 MHz,
KP “Radio editorial office “Slovo”
Borislav, 100.2 MHz
PE “Information and Educational Media Center “Boykovskaya Thought”
m. Skole, 99.0 MHz
“On air – Skole beskids”
Editorial office of Zhidachevsky regional radio broadcasting
FM radio “Zhidach FM”,
Zhidachev, 99.9 MHz
KP Yavoriv radio broadcasting
Radio “Yavorov says”
The editorial office of the Bus district radio broadcasting
Radio “Buskoe Radio”
After listening to the message, you must:
act without panic and fuss in accordance with the instructions and recommendations received;
make sure that the messages are heard or seen by people living or working nearby, especially if they are elderly or people with visual and hearing impairments, provide them with the necessary assistance. (Situation in Lviv)
The sound of sirens means the civil protection signal “Attention to all.”
Having heard it, you should immediately turn on the wired radio receivers, tune the radio receivers to the Lviv: UA radio wave in the FM band of 103.3 MHz, and switch the TV receivers to the Lviv: UA TV channels or the Pershiy Zakhidniy TV channel and listen to the message.
10:22. Residents of Kalinov, Sambir district, Lviv region, posted a video with outbreaks.
10:06 am. The mayor of Lviv Andriy Sadovoy warned about the restriction on the issuance of cash.
“Information from the National Bank. There is cash. But restrictions are being introduced. No more than 100 thousand per person per day,” Sadovoy wrote.
09:44 Lviv Mayor Andriy Sadovoy urged city residents who live near critical infrastructure facilities to take their children to shelters.
“Special attention to people who live near critical infrastructure and airport and military units. Find the shelter closest to you and be close to your children!”
09:39 Warning from the anti-terrorist headquarters: People in camouflage uniforms with a red ribbon can be saboteurs. If you spot people with suspicious behavior, immediately report to 102. Be careful and careful!
Civil defense sirens turned on in Lviv.
It became known that a military unit in the village was fired upon. Kamyanko-Buzhsk, Lviv region.
In turn, the chairman of the Lviv Regional State Administration, Maxim Kozitsky, urged residents of the region to stay at home and follow all instructions.
“Residents of the Lviv region, keep calm. I ask everyone to limit transportation as much as possible. Schools, kindergartens and universities are switching to remote operations. Do not run to stores, do not go to gas stations, stay at home, leave UA: Lviv or First West and follow the instructions,” he wrote.
08:30 An air alert was announced in Lviv. On local TV channels, residents were urged to turn off electricity, gas, fire in stoves. Take documents, personal protective equipment, a supply of water and food. Warn neighbors and help sick and elderly people go outside.
Next – get to the protective structure and listen to the messages of the department of social protection.
08:07 A map of shelters in the city of Lviv is available at this link.
07:11 Lviv International Airport canceled all flights due to the closure of airspace.
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