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The German government has transferred Ukraine a new military aid package. In particular, it includes one air surveillance radar TRML-4D; 2 bridge-laying tanks Beaver; 3 mobile and protected mine clearing systems; 54 reconnaissance drones Vector; 8 frequency range extensions for anti-drone devices; 6 border protection vehicles; 1 communication electronic scanner/jammer systems; and other capabilities. – Official website of the Federal government of Germany


The European Union has already provided Ukraine with 220,000 artillery shells and 1,300 missiles. – Reuters


On May 23, the Slovenian parliament recognized the 1932-1933 Holodomor as genocide of the Ukrainian people. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


On May 23, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled 26 Russian attacks in the Bakhmut, Lyman, Avdiivka, Kupiansk, and Marinka axes. In addition, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit a Russian ammunition depot, 3 enemy command posts, and 2 Russian artillery units at the firing position. In the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 15 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment, including 3 strikes on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems. Ukrainian defenders also shot down a Russian helicopter Ka-52, 4 enemy Shahed-136/131 drones, and one reconnaissance UAV Zala. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 24 May 2023 (approximation): 204760 troops; 3792 tanks; 7424 armored vehicles; 3339 artillery systems; 570 MLRS; 327 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 309 aircraft; 296 helicopters; 6146 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2871 tactical UAVs; 440 special military equipment; 1015 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 1 citizen was killed. 5 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Due to Russian military aggression, more than 1,300 residential buildings were destroyed in Mariupol, the Donetsk region. – Mariupol city council

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Ukrainian soldiers prepare a UAV for a launch to attack the positions of Russian forces at night.

Photo from the 36 Separate Marine Brigade named after Rear Admiral Mykhailo Bilynskyi

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

A man rides past a residential multi-story building damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

“Valentynka” (greeting card on St. Valentine’s Day) in the middle of broken glass on the floor of a school damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

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

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