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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 21 September 2023 (approximation): 274470 troops; 4638 tanks; 8883 armored vehicles; 6137 artillery systems; 781 MLRS; 528 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 8670 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 4850 tactical UAVs; 911 special military equipment; 1479 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on September 21, Ukrainian defenders shot down 36 out of 43 cruise missiles Kh-101/Kh-555/Kh-55 used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


During a Russian night missile attack, Ukrainian forces destroyed more than 20 enemy air targets in the sky over Kyiv. – Kyiv City Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 504 Ukrainian children have been killed, 1,124 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


On September 21, Ukraine received a grant from the USA of $1,25 billion through the World Bank’s Multi-Donor Trust Fund. This financial support is directed to reimburse State Budget expenditures, including pension payments, payments to the State Emergency Service, salaries for healthcare workers providing services under the medical guarantee program, civil servants, and teachers. – Ministry of Finance of Ukraine


Sweden has transferred to Ukraine ten Swedish armored tanks (Stridsvagn 122). These military vehicles are already on the battlefield in Ukraine. – Swedish Armed Forces website


Over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops and artillery units carried out 930 fire missions on the Tavriia axis. The total losses of Russian forces in this direction are 256 people. In addition, Ukrainian defenders destroyed 39 units of enemy military equipment and 2 Russian ammunition depots. – Oleksandr Shtupun, Spokesman of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Due to Russian shellings, six Ukrainian civilians were killed and nine more were injured during the current day in the Kherson region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


The German government has transferred Ukraine a new military aid package. In particular, it includes 17 SatCom terminals; 1 antenna hub station; 4 truck tractor trains 8×8 HX81 and 4 semi-trailers; 12 trucks Zetros; and spare parts WISENT. – 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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