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On September 21, the US government announced a new military aid package for Ukraine of $325 million. In particular, it includes AIM-9M missiles for air defense; additional ammunition for HIMARS; Avenger air defense systems; 155mm artillery rounds, including DPICM; over 3 million rounds of small arms ammunition; and other capabilities. – Official website of the US Department of Defense


The first US Abrams tanks will be delivered to Ukraine next week. – Joe Biden, President of the USA


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 22 September 2023 (approximation): 274950 troops; 4644 tanks; 8891 armored vehicles; 6177 artillery systems; 785 MLRS; 528 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 8690 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 20 military boats; 1 submarine; 4858 tactical UAVs; 912 special military equipment; 1517 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on September 22, Russian forces shelled the city of Kurakhovo in the Donetsk region. Due to the enemy attack, at least 15 Ukrainian civilians were injured, and about 20 local multi-storey residential buildings were damaged. – Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have damaged about 81 university buildings in Ukraine. – Olena Zelenska, First Lady of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least 7 citizens were killed. 36 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Ukraine has received the eighth tranche of €1,5 billion macro-financial assistance from the European Union. – Denys Shmyhal, Prime Minister of Ukraine


On September 22, Ukrainian forces hit the headquarters of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet in the city of Sevastopol in the temporarily occupied Crimea. – Strategic Communications Directorate of the Office of the Commander-in-Chief 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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