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07:52

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 08 February 2024 (approximation): 392380 troops; 6383 tanks; 11899 armored vehicles; 9411 artillery systems; 980 MLRS; 666 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 332 aircraft; 325 helicopters; 12513 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 24 military boats; 1 submarine; 7191 tactical UAVs; 1505 special military equipment; 1880 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

08:08

At night on February 08, Ukrainian defenders shot down 11 out of 17 Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

09:22

At least 641 Ukrainian civilians were killed or injured in Ukraine in January 2024 due to Russian attacks. – UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine (HRMMU)

10:26

Over the past day, about 92 combat clashes took place on the frontline. At the same time, Ukrainian missile troops hit two Russian ammunition depots. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out strikes on 6 locations with Russian troops and military equipment. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

11:47

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Vinnytsia, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least one citizen was killed and 11 more injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

14:00

SKY GATE bulk carrier with 25 thousand tons of Ukrainian humanitarian wheat for Nigeria is moving through the Ukrainian temporary sea corridor. This is the first ship with humanitarian wheat in 2024, chartered by the UN World Food Program within the “Grain from Ukraine” initiative. – Ministry for Communities, Territories, and Infrastructure Development of Ukraine

18:53

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy appointed Colonel-General Oleksandr Syrskyi as the new Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. – President’s evening video address

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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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