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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 19 October 2023 (approximation): 290680 troops; 4992 tanks; 9437 armored vehicles; 6983 artillery systems; 818 MLRS; 548 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 320 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 9337 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 5318 tactical UAVs; 985 special military equipment; 1534 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On the night of 18 to 19 October, Russian troops attacked Ukraine with 5 Iskander M ballistic missiles, one anti-aircraft-guided missile S-300, one guided air missile Kh-59, and 9 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. Ukrainian defenders shot down one guided air missile Kh-59, and 3 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Due to Russian military aggression in Ukraine, about 28,000 Ukrainian citizens are reported missing. – Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 5 citizens were killed. 11 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


The Armed Forces of Ukraine continue the counteroffensive operation in the south of Ukraine and have partial success southwest of Verbove in the Zaporizhzhia region. In addition, over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops and artillery units carried out 1,434 fire missions on the Tavriia axis. The total losses of Russian aggressors in this direction amounted to 322 people. – Oleksandr Tarnavskyi, Commander of “Tavriia” operational-strategic group of troops

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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.

By Anatolii Stepanov / AFP / Getty Images

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.

By Roman Pilipey / AFP / Getty Images

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.

By Philip Buehler

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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