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08:35

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 21 May 2023 (approximation): 203160 troops; 3783 tanks; 7398 armored vehicles; 3258 artillery systems; 564 MLRS; 327 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 308 aircraft; 294 helicopters; 6115 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2822 tactical UAVs; 425 special military equipment; 1011 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

10:05

On May 21, the US government announced a new military aid package for Ukraine of $375 million. It includes additional ammunition for HIMARS; 155mm and 105mm artillery rounds; Tube-Launched, Optically-Tracked, Wire-Guided (TOW) missiles; Javelin and AT-4 anti-armor systems; laser-guided rocket system munitions; and other capabilities. – Official website of the US Department of Defense

10:14

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 3 citizens were killed. 16 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

10:35

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 482 Ukrainian children have died, 981 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office

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A crater from an enemy missile in the Buchanskyi district of the Kyiv region. Due to the massive Russian attack on February 15, 2024, about four dozen houses were damaged in the area. Fortunately, there are no casualties.

By Thomas Peter / Reuters

On February 14, 2024, Russia launched a missile strike at the maternity ward and a five-story residential building in Selydove, the Donetsk region. Due to an attack, 3 people were killed, including a child and a pregnant woman, and another 12 were injured.

Photo from the National Police of Ukraine

A Ukrainian deputy commander, call sign “Chicken”, of the Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar” at the positions in the East of Ukraine while shooting a D30 howitzer. February 2024.

By Wojciech Grzedzinski

Ukrainian defender Serhii received his first combat injury in 2015 in the East of Ukraine. He volunteered to defend Ukraine once again in 2022. However, in June 2023, Serhii was injured on the frontline: a man lost two arms and part of his foot.

By Marta Syrko

The funeral of Vladyslav Rykov, call sign “Magic”, a Ukrainian fighter pilot who participated in 385 military missions. A Russian missile hit his fighter jet during one of the combat flights.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

Olena cries at her damaged apartment following an overnight Russian shelling in Myrnohrad, the Donetsk region. February 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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