War in Ukraine. Map of Ukraine. The horrors of war by region.

 Sloviansk

19 December 2023
A boy walks past a building damaged by shelling in Sloviansk
A boy walks past a building damaged by shelling in Sloviansk, Ukraine, December 19, 2023.
— Photo by Thomas Peter / Reuters


 Yasynuvata

17 December 2023
The aftermath of recent shelling in Yasynuvata
The aftermath of recent shelling in Yasynuvata (Yasinovataya), Russian-controlled Ukraine, on December 17, 2023.
— Photo by AFP / Getty Images


 Odesa

17 December 2023
Local residents remove debris from the backyard of their house, which was damaged during a Russian drone strike in Odesa
Local residents remove debris from the backyard of their house, which was damaged during a Russian drone strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Odesa, Ukraine December 17, 2023.
— Photo by Nina Liashonok / Reuters


 Kyiv

17 December 2023
A protest in Kyiv’s Saint Sophia Square calling for an urgent exchange of POWs with Russia
A protest in Kyiv’s Saint Sophia Square calling for an urgent exchange of POWs with Russia to free Ukrainians taken captive following the fall of Mariupol.
— Photo by Roman Pilipey / AFP


 Chasiv Yar

16 December 2023
A destroyed monument and a children’s playground in Chasiv Yar
A destroyed monument and a children’s playground in Chasiv Yar, near Bakhmut, eastern Ukraine, December 16, 2023.
— Photo by Anadolu / Getty Images