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On April 18, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled more than 60 Russian attacks in the Lymanskyi, Bakhmutskyi, Avdiivskyi, and Marinskyi directions. In addition, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 3 locations with Russian troops and an enemy electronic warfare station. In the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 11 strikes on locations with Russian troops and 2 strikes on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems. Ukrainian defenders also shot down two Russian reconnaissance UAVs (Orlan-10 and Supercam) and 8 enemy combat UAVs (7 Iranian-made Shahed-136 drones and 1 Lancet drone). – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 19 April 2023 (approximation): 183750 troops; 3665 tanks; 7110 armored vehicles; 2819 artillery systems; 538 MLRS; 285 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 308 aircraft; 293 helicopters; 5692 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2376 tactical UAVs; 330 special military equipment; 911 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On April 19, 2023, Russian forces attacked the Odesa region with Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. Ukrainian air defense forces of the Operational Command “South” shot down 10 enemy UAVs out of 12. Enemy drones hit a local object of the recreational infrastructure. A fire broke out, which was promptly eliminated by firefighters. There are no casualties. – Odesa Regional Military Administration

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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