To News and Stories


Timeline of war
May 14 Logo

As of May 14, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have liberated 1 015 Ukrainian settlements from Russian occupiers. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine (as of May 14), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has recorded 3,573 deaths and 3,816 injuries to civilians in Ukraine [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – OHCHR


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 227 Ukrainian children have died, 420 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have committed 16 882 crimes against Ukraine and its citizens. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 14 May (approximation): 27200 troops; 1218 tanks; 2934 armored vehicles; 551 artillery systems; 195 MLRS; 88 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 200 aircraft; 163 helicopters; 2059 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 13 military boats; 411 tactical UAVs; 42 special military equipment; 95 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Due to the military actions of Russian troops, there is no electricity and gas in 88 settlements of the Zaporizhzhia region. – Press service of the Zaporizhzhia Regional Military Administration


Romanian Embassy in Ukraine reopened in Kyiv today. – Bogdan Aurescu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania


Finland’s national network operator Fingrid has confirmed the disruption of Russian electricity supplies to Finland. – Sky News


As of May 14, the Dutch government has frozen more than €640 million in Russian assets. – The official government portal of the Netherlands


In the last 24 hours, Russian aggressors have shelled the Poltava, the Donetsk, the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Luhansk, the Kherson, the Mykolaiv, the Kharkiv, the Chernihiv, and the Odesa regions. 1 person has been killed. 15 citizens have been injured, 2 children are among them. – Information from Regional Military Administration

War News

See the war

Ukrainian soldiers prepare a UAV for a launch to attack the positions of Russian forces at night.

Photo from the 36 Separate Marine Brigade named after Rear Admiral Mykhailo Bilynskyi

A crater from an enemy missile in the Buchanskyi district of the Kyiv region. Due to the massive Russian attack on February 15, 2024, about four dozen houses were damaged in the area. Fortunately, there are no casualties.

By Thomas Peter / Reuters

A man rides past a residential multi-story building damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

“Valentynka” (greeting card on St. Valentine’s Day) in the middle of broken glass on the floor of a school damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

On February 14, 2024, Russia launched a missile strike at the maternity ward and a five-story residential building in Selydove, the Donetsk region. Due to an attack, 3 people were killed, including a child and a pregnant woman, and another 12 were injured.

Photo from the National Police of Ukraine

A Ukrainian deputy commander, call sign “Chicken”, of the Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar” at the positions in the East of Ukraine while shooting a D30 howitzer. February 2024.

By Wojciech Grzedzinski

how Ukraine lived before the war Explore peaceful Ukraine