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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 13 May 2024 (approximation): 484030 troops; 7485 tanks; 14417 armored vehicles; 12487 artillery systems; 1070 MLRS; 797 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 350 aircraft; 325 helicopters; 16878 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 26 military boats; 1 submarine; 9936 tactical UAVs; 2048 special military equipment; 2197 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past week, more than 830 combat clashes took place on the frontline. At the same time, Russian forces launched 95 missile strikes and more than 580 airstrikes, as well as carried out more than 710 attacks from multiple rocket launchers on the positions of Ukrainian troops and civilian infrastructure objects. – Dmytro Lykhovii, Spokesman of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine  


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Poltava, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least two citizens were killed and eleven more were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations  


On May 13, Ukrainian defenders shot down a Russian Su-25 attack aircraft in the Donetsk region. – 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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