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The German government has transferred Ukraine a new military aid package. In particular, it includes 14 tracked all-terrain vehicles Bandvagn; one bridge-laying tank Beaver; 2 mine clearing tanks Wisent; 99 SatCom terminals; 21 border protection vehicles; radio set equipment for Leopard tanks; almost 33,000 rounds ammunition 40mm; and other capabilities. – Official website of the Federal government of Germany


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 03 October 2023 (approximation): 279440 troops; 4732 tanks; 9008 armored vehicles; 6565 artillery systems; 801 MLRS; 540 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 8932 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 5080 tactical UAVs; 943 special military equipment; 1529 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on October 3, Ukrainian defenders shot down 29 out of 31 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones and one enemy cruise missile Iskander-K, used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine continue to conduct counteroffensive operations on the Bakhmut and Melitopol axes and have been consolidating their positions. In addition, over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops hit 4 Russian artillery units at the firing positions and 2 enemy electronic warfare stations. The Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 11 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment and one strike on enemy anti-aircraft missile complexes. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 2 citizens were killed. 14 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On September 3, Russian forces launched an air strike on Antonivka in the Kherson region. Due to an enemy attack, one citizen was killed and 7 more injured. – Oleksandr Prokudin, Head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration

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On May 22, 2024, Russian forces shelled the Shevchenkivskyi district in Kharkiv. At least ten people were injured, including a bus driver who was hospitalized.

Photo from Ihor Terekhov, Mayor of Kharkiv

A woman hugs a Ukrainian military veteran with amputation before a race at the annual running event Kyiv Unbroken Half Marathon. April 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

Ukrainian soldiers are holding the defense line in the town of Toretsk, the Donetsk region, while fighting Russian forces back. May 2024.

By Serhii Korovayny for the Wall Street Journal

Ukrainians gather on Orthodox Easter outside the Church of the Ascension, which was destroyed during the Russian occupation in the spring of 2022, in the village of Lukashivka, the Chernihiv region. May 5, 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

A 75-year-old Ukrainian Anatolii Staroselets was wounded by a Russian-guided air bomb attack on Derhachi. May 2, 2024, the Kharkiv region.

By Viacheslav Madiievskyi / Ukrinform

On May 2, 2024, Russia hit the “Nova Poshta” postal terminal in Odesa with missiles. Approximately 904 shipments worth ₴3 million were destroyed. The employees hid in the bomb shelter on time and were not harmed.

Photo from the “Nova Poshta” postal operator / Facebook

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