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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 08 October 2023 (approximation): 282280 troops; 4821 tanks; 9123 armored vehicles; 6705 artillery systems; 808 MLRS; 542 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 9111 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 5190 tactical UAVs; 959 special military equipment; 1530 cruise missiles. – 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 3 citizens were killed. 18 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Over the past day, Ukrainian defenders repelled the attacks of the Russian troops in the areas of Kupiansk, Bakhmut, Lyman, Avdiivka, and Marinka. In total, 33 combat clashes took place on the frontline during the day. At the same time, Ukrainian forces continue to conduct counteroffensive operations on the Melitopol and the Bakhmut axes. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

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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

Residents of the frontline areas of the Donetsk region have their eyesight checked and receive consultations from an ophthalmologist of the volunteer medical mission. Due to constant Russian shellings, local hospitals can’t temporarily provide medical services. April 2024.

By Mykhailo Palinchak

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