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The Russian military heavily shelled the Kupiansk district of Kharkiv Oblast on May 28, the State Emergency Service reported. As a result of the attack, a 74-year old woman suffered shrapnel wounds in the village of Kucherivka.
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“The Air Defense Forces of Ukraine. You heard the air raid alarm differently than most people,” President Volodymyr Zelensky said in the aftermath of Russia's overnight attack on Kyiv on May 28. “You look up to destroy enemy missiles, aircraft, helicopters, and drones. Every time you shoot down enemy drones and missiles, lives are saved.”
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The bill includes a complete ban on trade with Iran, investments, and transferring technologies, as well as stopping Iranian transit across the Ukrainian territory, and preventing the withdrawal of Iranian assets from Ukraine.
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Kyiv's air defenses shot down over 40 drones Russia launched at the capital overnight on May 28, in what the Kyiv City Military Administration says was the largest drone attack on the city since the start of Russia's full-scale invasion.

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General Staff: Russia has lost 197,670 troops in Ukraine since Feb. 24, 2022

by The Kyiv Independent news desk May 12, 2023 9:06 AM 1 min read
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The General Staff of Ukraine's Armed Forces reported on May 12 that Russia had lost 197,670 troops in Ukraine since the beginning of its full-scale invasion on Feb. 24 last year.

This number includes 750 casualties Russian forces suffered just over the past day.

According to the report, Russia has also lost 3,745 tanks, 7,295 armored fighting vehicles, 5,996 vehicles and fuel tanks, 3,068 artillery systems, 559 multiple launch rocket systems, 312 air defense systems, 308 airplanes, 294 helicopters, 2,636 drones, and 18 boats.

Ukraine war latest: UK delivers long-range missiles ahead of Ukraine’s counteroffensive
Key developments on May 11: * Russian attacks kill 1, injure 10 in Donetsk Oblast * UK delivers long-range missiles to Ukraine * Ukraine needs more time to prepare for counteroffensive, says Zelensky * Alleged drone attacks reported in 3 Russian regions The U.K. has already delivered long-rang…

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