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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 11 October 2023 (approximation): 283900 troops; 4863 tanks; 9220 armored vehicles; 6731 artillery systems; 809 MLRS; 545 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 316 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 9145 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 5226 tactical UAVs; 965 special military equipment; 1530 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine continue the offensive operations on the Bakhmut and Melitopol axes. In particular, Ukrainian defenders have success in the areas west of Klishchiivka and east of Andriivka in the Donetsk region. In addition, over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops hit a Russian command post, an enemy ammunition depot, 7 Russian artillery units, and an enemy electronic warfare station. Ukrainian forces also shot down a Russian Su-25 aircraft and 7 enemy reconnaissance UAVs. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 507 Ukrainian children have been killed, and 1,134 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. Moreover, 1,183 Ukrainian children were reported missing, and 19,546 were deported. At the same time, 18,812 Ukrainian children were found, and 386 returned home. – Press service of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Luhansk, Donetsk, and Kherson regions. At least 2 citizens were killed. 8 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


The USA will transfer to Ukraine a new military aid package of $200 million worth. It includes ammunition for air defense systems, missile and artillery ammunition, high-precision aviation ammunition, as well as weapons to counter Russian drones. – Lloyd Austin, US Secretary of Defense


Denmark will transfer the first F-16s to Ukraine in early 2024. – Danish Defense Minister Troels Lun


Canada will deliver to Ukraine a new military aid package. In particular, it will include winter clothing and gear worth $19 million. The new military aid also consists of 2,000 shells of 155 mm caliber, 277,500 kg of aviation bombs and fuses for them, more than 2,000 smoke munitions for mortars, as well as other capabilities. – Bill Blair, Minister of National Defense of Canada

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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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