Timeline of war
May 31

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine (as of May 29), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has recorded 4,074 deaths and 4,826 injuries to civilians in Ukraine [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – OHCHR


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 243 Ukrainian children have died, 446 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 31 May (approximation): 30500 troops; 1358 tanks; 3302 armored vehicles; 649 artillery systems; 207 MLRS; 93 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 208 aircraft; 174 helicopters; 2275 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 13 military boats; 515 tactical UAVs; 48 special military equipment; 120 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On May 30, Russian occupiers deported about 320 Ukrainian citizens, including 32 children, from Mariupol to a filtration camp in the village of Bezimenne, in the Donetsk region. – Petro Andriushchenko, Adviser to the mayor of Mariupol


Charitable organizations from Italy and Germany have donated 6 ambulances to medical institutions in Rivne. – Vitalii Koval, Head of the Rivne Regional Military Administration


The Canadian government has imposed new sanctions against the Russian Federation. In particular, the new sanctions list includes Alina Kabaieva, who is alleged to have a close personal relationship with Putin, as well as, 2 daughters of Russian businessman Mikhail Fridman. Moreover, Management Company of the Russian Direct Investment Fund JSC, RVC Management Company LLC, Russian Agricultural Bank JSC, and Investtradebank JSC have been sanctioned. – Official website of the Canadian government


In the last 24 hours, Russian aggressors have shelled the Donetsk, the Luhansk, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Sumy, the Mykolaiv, the Kharkiv, and the Chernihiv regions. 21 people have been killed, 1 child is among them. 56 citizens have been injured, 3 children are among them. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

See the war

Rescuers dismantle the debris after a missile strike in Kyiv. June 26.

By Stanislav Yurchenko

Bogdan was injured after a missile strike in Kyiv, but continued to search for his dog in the neighboring area. June 26, 2022, Kyiv.

By Stanislav Yurchenko

A 7-years-old girl was injured after the Russian missile hit on a residential building in Kyiv. June 26, 2022.

By the State Emergency Service of Ukraine

A man made a children’s toy house from boxes of ammunition. He lives in the village of Novoselivka near Chernihiv, where about 700 people lived before the full-scale invasion, but the shelling destroyed almost all the buildings. June 2022.

By Getty

Maksym Burlaka celebrates International Yoga Day in Kharkiv. The man says he wanted to show the realities of Ukrainian life during the war, especially in the eastern regions. June 21, 2022.

By Stanislav Ostrous

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy declared the destroyed Irpin Bridge a memorial. American artist and volunteer Roberto Robbins opened there the art performance “Bucha Massacre”. 60 crosses as a part of an exhibition symbolize 60 exhumed bodies that a team of volunteers found in Bucha. June 2022.

By Mykhailo Palinchak

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