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285th day
of Ukraine's heroic resistance against full-scale Russian aggression

Situation in Ukraine

04.12.2022
20:54

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Zaporizhzhia, the Kharkiv, the Kherson, the Donetsk, the Luhansk, and the Mykolaiv regions. 3 people were killed. 7 citizens were injured [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

19:33

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian occupiers have killed 9,400 and injured 6,800 Ukrainian citizens. Moreover, due to Russian shellings, 461 Ukrainian children were killed. – Yevhenii Yenin, First Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

16:20

Over the past two days, 9 more ships left Ukrainian ports “Odesa”, “Chornomorsk”, and “Pivdennyi” through the “grain corridor”. 336,000 tons of Ukrainian agricultural products are on board, heading to countries of Europe, Asia, and Africa. – Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine

12:21

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 04 December (approximation): 91150 troops; 2922 tanks; 5892 armored vehicles; 1908 artillery systems; 395 MLRS; 210 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 281 aircraft; 263 helicopters; 4479 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 16 military boats; 1573 tactical UAVs; 163 special military equipment; 531 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Bakhmut and Lyman directions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

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Status update as of 28/11
10,189
injured civilians
6,595
killed
49,629
number of war crimes
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Actual numbers might be considerably higher, as information from many locations with intense hostilities is not yet available or confirmed.

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The price of freedom. Bakhmut, the Donetsk region. November 2022.

By Serhii Nuzhnenko

Serhii watched with pursed lips as the bodies of his father and grandmother were pulled out from a grave near their home in the Kherson region. Russian murderers shot them in their heads.

By Lynsey Addario for The New York Times

A wounded man and his wife after a Russian strike in Kherson.

By Bernat Armangue / Associated Press

Trenches near Bakhmut. In the cold and mud, Ukrainian soldiers fight the Russian invaders back.

By Victor Borinets

Serhii was only 2 days old, when his life was cynically taken by a Russian missile. It crashed into the hospital’s maternity ward in Vilniansk, the Zaporizhzhia region. November 2022.

By Heidi Levine for The Washington Post

Serhii was only 2 days old, when his life was cynically taken by a Russian missile. It crashed into the hospital’s maternity ward in Vilniansk, the Zaporizhzhia region. November 2022.

By Heidi Levine for The Washington Post

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