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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 29 April 2024 (approximation): 467470 troops; 7285 tanks; 14007 armored vehicles; 11985 artillery systems; 1051 MLRS; 778 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 348 aircraft; 325 helicopters; 16109 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 26 military boats; 1 submarine; 9528 tactical UAVs; 1974 special military equipment; 2124 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past day, 131 combat clashes took place at the frontline. In addition, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out strikes on 13 locations with Russian troops and military equipment, while Ukrainian missile troops hit a Russian command post. – 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. At least eight citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations  


On April 29, Russian troops shelled Odesa with missiles. According to preliminary information, two citizens were killed and eight more were injured. There is damage to residential buildings and civil infrastructure. – Oleh Kiper, Head of the Odesa Regional Military Administration

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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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