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06:30

On April 20, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled more than 60 Russian attacks in the Lymanskyi, Bakhmutskyi, Avdiivskyi, and Marinskyi directions. In addition, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 5 Russian command posts. In the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine also carried out 6 strikes on locations with Russian troops. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

08:16

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 21 April 2023 (approximation): 185050 troops; 3668 tanks; 7126 armored vehicles; 2827 artillery systems; 539 MLRS; 285 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 308 aircraft; 293 helicopters; 5713 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2394 tactical UAVs; 334 special military equipment; 911 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

09:15

On April 21, Russian forces attacked Ukraine from the north direction with Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 8 enemy UAVs out of 12. – Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces

13:35

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Vinnytsia, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Poltava, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 5 citizens were killed. 8 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

13:49

Canadian Minister of National Defence Anita Anand announced a new military aid package to Ukraine worth $39 million. – Press service of the Canadian Ministry of National Defence

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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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