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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian occupiers have deported more than 200 thousand Ukrainian children to the Russian Federation. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


The British government has approved the decision to provide Ukraine with a new military aid package. It will include M270 multiple launch rocket systems. – CNN


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 261 Ukrainian children have died, 460 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


The governments of Ukraine and Slovakia have signed a contract to supply 8, 155-mm Zuzana 2 howitzers to Ukraine. – Jaroslav Nagy, Minister of Defense of Slovakia


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 02 June (approximation): 30850 troops; 1363 tanks; 3354 armored vehicles; 661 artillery systems; 207 MLRS; 95 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 210 aircraft; 175 helicopters; 2325 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 13 military boats; 521 tactical UAVs; 51 special military equipment; 120 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian aggressors have killed 11 Ukrainian medical workers and have destroyed more than 100 Ukrainian medical establishments. – Mykhailo Radutskyi, Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Public Health, Medical Assistance and Medical Insurance


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have fired more than 550 “Iskander” and “Caliber” cruise missiles at Ukraine. – Oleksii Hromov, Deputy head of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The EU Permanent Council has approved the sixth package of sanctions against Russia due to its unprovoked aggression against Ukraine. It includes the reduction of Russian oil imports to the EU, the disconnection from the SWIFT payment system of 3 more Russian banks, and a Belarusian bank, as well as, some new restrictions on exports to Russia. Moreover, some key propagandists and oligarchs close to the Kremlin have also been sanctioned. – Twitter account of the French presidency of the EU


The US government has imposed new sanctions against Russian government officials, business people, and enterprises. In particular, the new sanctions list includes Sergei Roldugin, Putin’s financial administrator, Vitaly Savelyev, the Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation, and many others. Moreover, a yacht brokerage Imperial Yachts SARL, and 71 legal entities from Russia and Belorussia have also been sanctioned. – US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)


In the last 24 hours, Russian aggressors have shelled the Sumy, the Lviv, the Donetsk, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kharkiv, the Luhansk, the Chernihiv, the Zaporizhzhia, and the Mykolaiv regions. 15 people have been killed. 39 citizens have been injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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Firefighters extinguish the fire at the industrial facility that broke out due to the fallen debris. At night on June 12, 2024, Russia attacked the Kyiv region with missiles and UAVs: at least one person was injured.

Photo from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in the Kyiv region

Olena Gubenko, 59, carries one of her dogs from a basement as she evacuates with them from the village of Ruski Tyshky, the Kharkiv region, due to constant Russian shellings. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

Ukrainian soldiers learn to operate the FPV drones at the military training center in the Zaporizhzhia region. June 2024.

By Elena Tita

Soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stand by the bonfire after sunset somewhere in the Ukrainian forest.

Photo from the 53rd Separate Mechanized Brigade named after Prince Volodymyr Monomakh

Children play football in Kharkiv with destroyed civilian infrastructure in the background. June 2024.

Photo: Serhii Korovainyi

Azov Brigade servicemen hold flares during the funeral of Nazar Hryntsevych, callsign “Grinka”, at a cemetery in Vinnytsia. Ukrainian defender of the Azov Brigade was killed on the battlefield fighting with Russian forces. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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