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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 06 October 2023 (approximation): 281090 troops; 4777 tanks; 9082 armored vehicles; 6666 artillery systems; 806 MLRS; 540 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 9015 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 5158 tactical UAVs; 951 special military equipment; 1530 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on October 6, Ukrainian defenders shot down 25 out of 33 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack the Odesa, Mykolaiv, Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Cherkasy, and Zhytomyr regions. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Ukrainian defenders continue the counteroffensive operation on the Bakhmut axis and have success in the east of Andriivka, Donetsk region, consolidating their positions. In addition, over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops hit 9 Russian artillery units at the firing positions, an enemy fuel depot, a Russian radar station, an enemy electronic warfare station, a Russian communications unit, an enemy anti-aircraft missile system, and a Russian heavy flamethrower system. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 505 Ukrainian children have been killed, 1,129 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least 56 citizens were killed. 33 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Ukraine has returned the bodies of another 64 dead Ukrainian servicemen. – Coordination Headquarters for the Treatment of Prisoners of War

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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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