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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 12 October 2023 (approximation): 284890 troops; 4905 tanks; 9264 armored vehicles; 6763 artillery systems; 811 MLRS; 545 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 316 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 9170 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 5247 tactical UAVs; 966 special military equipment; 1531 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops hit 9 Russian artillery units, an enemy ammunition depot, and a Russian electronic warfare station. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 12 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on October 12, Ukrainian defenders shot down 28 out of 33 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least 10 citizens were killed. 17 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On October 12, Russian forces shelled the Chornobaivka and the Beryslav communities in the Kherson region. One citizen was killed, and another was injured. Local private houses and outbuildings were damaged. – Prosecutor General’s Office

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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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