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At night on May 29, Ukrainian defenders shot down 13 out of 14 Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack the Mykolaiv, Rivne, and Kirovohrad regions. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 29 May 2024 (approximation): 505100 troops; 7700 tanks; 14891 armored vehicles; 13066 artillery systems; 1087 MLRS; 815 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 357 aircraft; 326 helicopters; 17796 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 27 military boats; 1 submarine; 10510 tactical UAVs; 2142 special military equipment; 2222 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The total number of killed victims of the Russian strike on the Epicenter hypermarket in Kharkiv on May 25 rose to 19 people. A 40-year-old man died in hospital: he suffered burns to more than 50% of his body as a result of the attack. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration


Due to Russian shellings, in the last 24 hours, three Ukrainian citizens were killed and 14 more were injured in the Donetsk region. – Vadym Filashkin, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Sweden will donate its 16th and largest military aid package, worth €1,16 billion, to Ukraine. In particular, it will include Airborne Surveillance and Control aircraft (ASC 890), Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM), an entire stock of armored tracked personnel carriers (PBV 302), artillery ammunition, as well as other capabilities. – Pål Jonson, Minister for Defence of Sweden


As of May 29, approximately 673 Ukrainian citizens, including 80 children, were injured by Russian explosive objects. – Oleksandr Khorunzhyi, Spokesman of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine


Due to the Russian strike on the Epicenter hypermarket in Kharkiv on May 25, a total of 19 people were killed and 54 more injured. Search and rescue operations were finished. – Ihor Klymenko, Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

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Firefighters extinguish the fire at the industrial facility that broke out due to the fallen debris. At night on June 12, 2024, Russia attacked the Kyiv region with missiles and UAVs: at least one person was injured.

Photo from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in the Kyiv region

Olena Gubenko, 59, carries one of her dogs from a basement as she evacuates with them from the village of Ruski Tyshky, the Kharkiv region, due to constant Russian shellings. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

Ukrainian soldiers learn to operate the FPV drones at the military training center in the Zaporizhzhia region. June 2024.

By Elena Tita

Soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stand by the bonfire after sunset somewhere in the Ukrainian forest.

Photo from the 53rd Separate Mechanized Brigade named after Prince Volodymyr Monomakh

Children play football in Kharkiv with destroyed civilian infrastructure in the background. June 2024.

Photo: Serhii Korovainyi

Azov Brigade servicemen hold flares during the funeral of Nazar Hryntsevych, callsign “Grinka”, at a cemetery in Vinnytsia. Ukrainian defender of the Azov Brigade was killed on the battlefield fighting with Russian forces. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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