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07:53

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 21 April 2024 (approximation): 459530 troops; 7229 tanks; 13896 armored vehicles; 11719 artillery systems; 1046 MLRS; 767 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 348 aircraft; 325 helicopters; 15785 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 26 military boats; 1 submarine; 9379 tactical UAVs; 1926 special military equipment; 2115 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

08:10

Due to Russian shellings, in the last 24 hours, two Ukrainian citizens were injured in the Donetsk region. – Vadym Filashkin, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration

19:51

Over the past day, 65 combat clashes took place at the frontline. The Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled most of the enemy attacks on the Bakhmut and Novopavlivka axes. In addition, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out strikes on nine locations with Russian troops and military equipment. Ukrainian defenders also shot down two enemy guided air missiles Kh-59. – General Staff of the Armed Forces 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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