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On May 19, Russian forces attacked Kryvyi Rih in the Dnipropetrovsk region. The enemy targeted a local industrial enterprise. A 64-year-old woman was injured and hospitalized in a serious condition. A local four-storey administrative building was also hit. A fire had broken out, but it was quickly extinguished. A 45-year-old man received minor injuries. – Serhii Lysak, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration


Russian invaders attacked the Lviv region this night with Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 5 enemy targets. There are no casualties. – Maksym Kozytskyi, Head of the Lviv Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 19 May 2023 (approximation): 201760 troops; 3777 tanks; 7377 armored vehicles; 3210 artillery systems; 564 MLRS; 319 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 308 aircraft; 294 helicopters; 6083 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2769 tactical UAVs; 419 special military equipment; 1011 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On May 19, Russian troops attacked Ukraine with Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones and cruise missiles “Kalibr”. Ukrainian defenders shot down 16 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones and 3 cruise missiles “Kalibr”. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 482 Ukrainian children have died, 979 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Lviv, Kyiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 3 citizens were killed. 18 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On May 19, the UK government imposed new sanctions against Russia. In particular, the sanctions list includes 86 individuals and legal entities. New restrictions also involve Russia’s energy, metallurgical, military, transport, and financial sectors. – Official website of the UK government


On May 19, the Australian government announced additional sanctions and an export ban, targeting sectors of economic and strategic significance to Russia. In particular, the new financial sanctions will target 21 entities and 3 individuals from the Russian Federation. – Official website of the Australian government

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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.

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