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Due to Russian military aggression, approximately 2,147 Ukrainian cultural institutions suffered destruction in the temporarily occupied territories. – Mariana Tomyn, Head of the Cultural Heritage Department of the Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 02 June 2024 (approximation): 509860 troops; 7765 tanks; 14980 armored vehicles; 13233 artillery systems; 1089 MLRS; 821 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 357 aircraft; 326 helicopters; 18092 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 27 military boats; 1 submarine; 10699 tactical UAVs; 2195 special military equipment; 2268 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on June 02, Ukrainian defenders shot down 24 out of 25 Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack different regions of Ukraine. – Mykola Oleshchuk, Commander of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Due to Russian shellings, in the last 24 hours, one Ukrainian citizen was killed and eight more were injured in the Donetsk region. – Vadym Filashkin, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration

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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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