photo: Armed Forces of Ukraine, graphics: 7,62 project

On February 24, Russia attacked Ukraine. It is now Day 33 of a full-scale war. These are the key events of the day that we’ve selected for you:

Anonymous published a leaked russian document with the order to film propaganda videos to discredit the Ukrainian forces treatment of russian POWs

For the past 24hrs, the Armed Forces of the Ukrainian Armed Forces destroyed 4 Russian planes, 1 helicopter, 2 drones and 2 cruise missiles.

Armed Forces of Ukraine in Kharkiv region in some areas went on the counterattack.  It is known that Mala Rohan is already completely under the control of Ukrainian troops, reported by head of Kharkiv regional administration Oleg Synehubov.  Liquidation of the russian military in Vilkhivka is also underway.

Fighters of the 14th Mechanized Brigade named after Prince Roman the Great shot down a Russian helicopter.

The city of Irpin in Kyiv region was liberated from the Russian occupiers.  Currently, there is a cleanup.  It is still dangerous to return to the city – mayor

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In the Kharkiv region, the russian occupiers lost a drone and a plane – air command force “East” reports.

The British Ministry of Defense has said that the Russians are losing the momentum, they continue to run out of resources and the morale among the russian military continues to decline, which is exacerbated by aggressive fighting by Ukrainians.

russian occupiers abducted at least 3 Ukrainian authorities local representatives: city of Gola Pristan in the Kherson region is ocupied by russian military and they abducted Mayor of Gola Prystan city Oleksandr Babych, reported by deputy head of Kherson regional administration Iurii Sobolevskyi . It is also reported that head of Kalanchak Svetlana Fomina is abducted , as well as Ukrainian MP Oleksii Konovalov was detained in Ukrainians city of Genichesk. In Melitopol, the russian occupiers kidnapped the head of the education department of the Melitopol City Council Iryna Shcherbak, said city Mayor Ivan Fedorov. He noted that the russians went to the city’s educational institutions and tried to force teachers and educators to resume the educational process “according to some incomprehensible russian program.”

Overall from the beginning of the war russian forces abuсted at least 11 Ukrainian authority representatives, some were released.

The nuclear research facility “Neutron Source”, operated by the National Research Center “Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology”, came under fire again. Though amount of nuclear material remained intact, Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi said, IAEA reports.

Mariupol Drama theater, photo: Ukrinform

After the russian blockade of Mariupol started, 150,000 people were evacuated, about 170,000 remain in the blocked city, almost 5,000 people were killed, according to preliminary estimates.

russians launched a new missile strike on an oil depot in Rivne region.  Rescuers are working on the spot.  No casualties have been reported so far.

59 590 Starlink satellite Internet stations from SpaceX were handed over to Ukrainian medical institutions.  As a result, hospitals will have uninterrupted access to satellite Internet.

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