War in Ukraine. Day 512. Monthly update 2023, #5. 

The 2023 summit took place on 11-12 July and the matter of Ukraine joining the alliance (or not) was one of the major topics of the gathering. On July 11, Allies took decisions to bring Ukraine closer to NATO, and reinforce the Alliance’s collective deterrence and defence.

16 months of Ukraine’s resistance: Russia-Ukraine war in numbers

As of June 19, 24 862 civilian casualties were recorded as a result of Russia’s all-out invasion of Ukraine, including 9083 killed and 15 779 injured according to UN OHCHR. OHCHR believes that the actual figures are considerably higher, as the receipt of information from some locations with intense hostilities has been delayed and many reports are still pending corroboration.