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On May 11, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled 44 Russian attacks in the Bakhmutskyi, Lymanskyi, Avdiivskyi, and Marinskyi directions. In addition, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 11 Russian command posts, 19 locations with Russian troops, an enemy ammunition depot, a Russian fuel and lubricants warehouse, 9 enemy artillery units at the firing position, and a Russian anti-aircraft missile system. In the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 14 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment. Ukrainian defenders also shot down 9 Russian UAVs of various types. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The US government plans to transfer M1 Abrams tanks to the Armed Forces of Ukraine in early autumn 2023. – Lloyd Austin, US Secretary of Defense


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 12 May 2023 (approximation): 197670 troops; 3745 tanks; 7295 armored vehicles; 3068 artillery systems; 559 MLRS; 312 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 308 aircraft; 294 helicopters; 5996 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2636 tactical UAVs; 393 special military equipment; 970 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 480 Ukrainian children have died, 968 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Cherkasy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 2 citizens were killed. 22 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On May 12, Russian troops shelled the Kakhovskyi district in the Kherson region. An enemy shell hit the private house. Two women were killed. Another local resident was injured and hospitalized. – Kherson Regional Prosecutor’s Office

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A boy runs through a playground covered in debris after a Russian strike in the town of Selydove, the Donetsk region. November 2023.

By Anatolii Stepanov / AFP / Getty Images

Pedestrians walk past exhibited destroyed Russian military vehicles blanketed in snow in front of the St Michael’s Golden-Domed Monastery in Kyiv. November 2023.

By Roman Pilipey / AFP / Getty Images

A 60-foot-long photograph of Irpin’s car cemetery has been erected in Little Ukraine, Manhattan, as a reminder that Russia’s war against Ukraine continues.

By Philip Buehler

A Ukrainian schoolboy is doing his homework at a Kyiv metro station during an air raid alert.

Photo from UNICEF Ukraine / Instagram

Numerous shell craters in a field on the frontline near Bakhmut, the Donetsk region, covered with snow. November 22, 2023.

By Alex Babenko / AP Photo

Burnt Russian military equipment in a snowy field near Kupiansk, the Kharkiv region. In particular, the Russian army has intensified its attacks on the Kupiansk-Lyman axis lately. November 21, 2023.

By Ozge Elif Kizil / Anadolu / Getty Images

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