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On April 19, the US government announced a new military aid package for Ukraine of $325 million. It includes additional ammunition for HIMARS; 155mm and 105mm artillery rounds; Tube-Launched, Optically-Tracked, Wire-Guided (TOW) missiles; AT-4 anti-armor weapon systems; and other capabilities. – Official website of the US Department of Defense


On April 19, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled more than 55 Russian attacks in the Lymanskyi, Bakhmutskyi, Avdiivskyi, Shakhtarskyi, and Marinskyi directions. In addition, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 2 locations with Russian troops and military equipment, and 2 enemy ammunition depots. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 20 April 2023 (approximation): 184420 troops; 3667 tanks; 7120 armored vehicles; 2825 artillery systems; 539 MLRS; 285 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 308 aircraft; 293 helicopters; 5707 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2386 tactical UAVs; 332 special military equipment; 911 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On April 19, Russian forces attacked Ukraine with Iranian-made Shahed-136 drones. Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 21 enemy UAVs out of 26. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The Netherlands and Denmark will hand over 14 Leopard 2A4 tanks to Ukraine. – Kajsa Ollongren, Minister of Defence of the Netherlands


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 1 citizen was killed. 8 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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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.

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