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The European Union has reached a political agreement on extending the temporary protection for Ukrainian citizens until March 4, 2025. Currently, about 4,1 million Ukrainians have left Ukraine and have gone to EU countries, seeking refuge due to Russian military aggression. – Official website of the European Council


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 20 October 2023 (approximation): 292060 troops; 5047 tanks; 9557 armored vehicles; 7012 artillery systems; 822 MLRS; 548 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 320 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 9370 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 5326 tactical UAVs; 985 special military equipment; 1535 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops hit a Russian command post, 13 enemy artillery units, and two Russian heavy flame-throwing systems TOS-1A “Solntsepek”. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 13 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment and four strikes on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Russian troops shelled the Kherson region 23 times in the last 24 hours. As a result, three people sustained injuries of varying degrees of severity. – Roman Mrochko, Head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 13 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


The German government has transferred Ukraine a new military aid package. In particular, it includes 3 self-propelled anti-aircraft guns Gepard; 3,872 rounds 155mm smoke/illuminating ammunition; 20 reconnaissance drones RQ-35 Heidrun; 20 reconnaissance drones Vector; 13 border protection vehicles; and other capabilities. – Official website of the Federal government of Germany

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On May 22, 2024, Russian forces shelled the Shevchenkivskyi district in Kharkiv. At least ten people were injured, including a bus driver who was hospitalized.

Photo from Ihor Terekhov, Mayor of Kharkiv

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

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