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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 19 July 2023 (approximation): 239480 troops; 4123 tanks; 8059 armored vehicles; 4573 artillery systems; 689 MLRS; 430 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 310 helicopters; 7105 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 3885 tactical UAVs; 683 special military equipment; 1279 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On July 19, Russia attacked Ukraine with missiles and UAVs. The enemy launched 16 cruise missiles “Kalibr”, 8 cruise missiles Kh-22, 6 cruise missiles “Oniks”, 1 guided air missile Kh-59, and 32 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. Ukrainian defenders shot down 13 cruise missiles “Kalibr”, 23 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones, and 1 guided air missile Kh-59. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Odesa and the region were the enemy’s main targets. The fallen debris of a downed enemy missile damaged several multi-storey buildings in Odesa. 6 people, including a child, were injured. Russian terrorists also hit grain and oil terminals in the city – tanks and loading equipment were damaged, and a fire broke out. In the Odesa district, an industrial facility came under enemy fire. A civilian employee was injured, and two warehouses were damaged. – Operational Command “South”


In the Mykolaiv region, fallen debris of downed enemy drones hit objects of recreational infrastructure. Two civilians were wounded. In Kherson, due to the UAV attack, one civilian was injured. This night, Ukrainian air defense forces also worked in the Dnipropetrovsk, Sumy, Poltava, Kyiv, Kirovohrad, and Zhytomyr regions. According to preliminary information, there are no casualties. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 494 Ukrainian children have been killed, and 1,060 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. Moreover, 1,007 Ukrainian children were reported missing, and 19,592 were deported. At the same time, 14,962 Ukrainian children were found, and 385 returned home. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Kyiv, Kirovohrad, Zhytomyr, Poltava, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 1 citizen was killed. 25 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian forces have damaged or destroyed more than 664 cultural heritage objects in Ukraine. – Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine


As of July 19, about 221 Ukrainian citizens were killed by Russian mines and other explosive objects, and another 450 were injured. – Oleksandr Khorunzhyi, Press Officer of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine


Russian occupiers are planning further provocations at the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) using heavy weapons. – Defence Intelligence of the Ministry of Defence 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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