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August 5
00:43

The Ministry of Defense of North Macedonia has announced the transfer of 4 Su-25 aircraft to Ukraine. – News media website MKD

03:58

The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian team site, enemy ammunition depots, 4 S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems (SAM), a military radar system, and a Voloshka 82-caliber automatic mortar in the South of Ukraine on August 4. – Operational Command “South”

08:59

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 05 August (approximation): 41650 troops; 1792 tanks; 4032 armored vehicles; 950 artillery systems; 260 MLRS; 123 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 223 aircraft; 191 helicopters; 2964 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 742 tactical UAVs; 83 special military equipment; 182 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Donetsk direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

09:00

Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 4. 8 people were killed. 9 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration

09:08

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 359 Ukrainian children have died, 700 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office

09:13

The Armed Forces of Ukraine have liberated the village of Dibrivne in the Kharkiv region from Russian occupiers. – Press service of the 93rd separate mechanized brigade “Kholodnyi Yar”

09:21

Rocket attacks on the Kharkiv region on August 5. 2 men and 1 woman were injured. Local residential buildings, shops, a market, and an educational establishment were damaged. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration

12:23

The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 2 Russian self-propelled artillery units “Akatsiia” in the Donetsk region. – Press service of the 43rd Separate Artillery Brigade named after Hetman Taras Triasylo

15:15

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have damaged 9,826 critical infrastructure objects in the Kharkiv region. – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the President’s Office

16:02

Russian occupiers shelled the city of Mykolaiv on August 5. 22 people were injured, including a 13-year-old boy. Local residential buildings and private houses were damaged. – Vitalii Kim, Head of the Mykolaiv Regional Military Administration

18:43

The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian helicopter in the Zaporizhzhia region on August 5. – Department of Strategic Communications of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

19:32

Russian aggressors fired missiles at the city of Mykolaiv on August 5. 21 people were injured, including 1 child. 1 citizen was killed. Russian occupiers used cluster shells (banned by international conventions). – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the President’s Office

21:25

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Dnipropetrovsk, the Sumy, the Zaporizhzhia, the Mykolaiv, the Donetsk, the Chernihiv, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, and the Kherson regions. 9 people have been killed. 38 citizens have been injured, including 1 child. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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injured by the Russian shellings
Rescuers help civilians that were injured by the Russian shellings in the Donetsk region. August 9, 2022.

Photo from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine

damaged skool
Two schools, a dormitory, over 20 apartment buildings, and several administrative buildings were damaged after the Russian forces shelled residential neighborhoods in the Nikopol district. August 10, 2022.

Photo from Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Region Military Administration

ukrainian soldiers
Different generations of Ukrainians protect Ukraine.

By Vadim Sarakhan

Mykolaiv after shelling
A woman in her house in Mykolaiv after the shelling. July 31, 2022.

By Kostiantyn & Vlada Liberov

ukrainian soldiers sleep
Ukrainian soldiers sleep in a trench on the front lines. August 2022.

By Ihor Volkov

Farming at the frontline in Zelenodolsk, Dnipropetrovsk region.

By David Guttenfelder, The New York Times

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