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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 30 May 2023 (approximation): 207440 troops; 3802 tanks; 7469 armored vehicles; 3445 artillery systems; 575 MLRS; 332 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 313 aircraft; 298 helicopters; 6219 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 3092 tactical UAVs; 454 special military equipment; 1107 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on May 29-30, Russian troops attacked Ukraine with Shahed-136/131 drones. Ukrainian defenders shot down 29 out of 31 enemy UAVs. Almost all aerial targets were destroyed in the airspace of Kyiv. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


This night Russia targeted 5 city districts in Kyiv. Debris from downed drones hit five residential buildings and three cars in the city. In the Holosiivskyi district, a fire broke out in a multi-storey building, two floors were destroyed. One person has died. 7 more people were injured and hospitalized. – Vitalii Klychko, Mayor of Kyiv


In the Kyiv region, due to a Russian air attack, four people sustained shrapnel wounds. Ukrainian law enforcement officers received about 50 reports from citizens about damage to houses, apartments, office premises, shops, garages and cars. – Andrii Niebytov, Head of the National Police in the Kyiv region


Last night, Ukrainian forces also shot down enemy Shahed-136/131 drones in the Mykolaiv region and in the Dnipropetrovsk region. – Information from Regional Military administrations


Ukraine has returned the bodies of another 79 dead Ukrainian servicemen. – Ministry of Reintegration of the Temporary Occupied Territories


In the last 24 hours, due to Russian shellings of Ukraine, 4 people were killed, and another 34 were injured. – Ihor Klymenko, Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

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Mykhailo Bakaliuk, 41, a Ukrainian amputee soldier injured during the Ukrainian counteroffensive in the Zaporizhzhia region, uses a machine to learn how to walk with a prosthetic leg. Lviv, September 2023.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP News Agency

Bohdan, a Ukrainian soldier from the 10th Separate Mountain Assault Brigade “Edelveis,” keeps practicing playing his musical instrument, a trembita, when he has free time.

By Kostiantyn Liberov & Vlada Liberova

A road sign damaged by cluster munition due to a Russian shelling on the outskirts of Kharkiv.

By Ivan Alvarado / Reuters

A Ukrainian serviceman stands in position near the border with Belarus in the Zhytomyr region. September 2023.

By Gleb Garanich / Reuters

A Ukrainian soldier is preparing to release a drone that will fly over temporarily occupied territories in search of Russian heavy weapons and air defense installations. September 2023.

By Lynsey Addario

At night on September 25, 2023, Russian forces targeted the port infrastructure in Odesa with drones and missiles. Due to another enemy attack, a well-known city location — a seaport building with a nearby hotel, as well as a grain warehouse, suffered destruction.

By Andrii Stavnitser / Facebook

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