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Since February 24, 2022, about 2,279 Ukrainian citizens have been released from Russian captivity and returned home. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


On April 26, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled 54 Russian attacks in the Bakhmutskyi, Avdiivskyi, and Marinskyi directions. In addition, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 2 Russian anti-aircraft missile systems. In the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 11 strikes on locations with Russian troops. Ukrainian defenders also shot down 6 enemy UAVs. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 27 April 2023 (approximation): 188920 troops; 3694 tanks; 7178 armored vehicles; 2887 artillery systems; 542 MLRS; 293 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 308 aircraft; 294 helicopters; 5805 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2461 tactical UAVs; 352 special military equipment; 911 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 470 Ukrainian children have died, 951 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


On April 27, Russian troops attacked Mykolaiv with “Kalibr” missiles. One private house was destroyed. A multi-storey residential building, a private house, and a historical building were significantly damaged. 1 civilian was killed and 23 injured, including 1 child. – Vladyslav Nazarov, Spokesman of the Operational Command “South”


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 7 citizens were killed. 31 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Russian forces shelled the village of Tokarivka in the Kharkiv region. JSC “Kharkiv Oblenergo” workers, who were restoring local power lines damaged by Russian shellings, were hit. 1 person was killed and 4 were injured. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration

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A boy runs through a playground covered in debris after a Russian strike in the town of Selydove, the Donetsk region. November 2023.

By Anatolii Stepanov / AFP / Getty Images

Pedestrians walk past exhibited destroyed Russian military vehicles blanketed in snow in front of the St Michael’s Golden-Domed Monastery in Kyiv. November 2023.

By Roman Pilipey / AFP / Getty Images

A 60-foot-long photograph of Irpin’s car cemetery has been erected in Little Ukraine, Manhattan, as a reminder that Russia’s war against Ukraine continues.

By Philip Buehler

A Ukrainian schoolboy is doing his homework at a Kyiv metro station during an air raid alert.

Photo from UNICEF Ukraine / Instagram

Numerous shell craters in a field on the frontline near Bakhmut, the Donetsk region, covered with snow. November 22, 2023.

By Alex Babenko / AP Photo

Burnt Russian military equipment in a snowy field near Kupiansk, the Kharkiv region. In particular, the Russian army has intensified its attacks on the Kupiansk-Lyman axis lately. November 21, 2023.

By Ozge Elif Kizil / Anadolu / Getty Images

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