Military and Diplomatic Highlights:
· The Ukrainian military is reporting the following Russian losses:
o 375,270 Soldiers (Wounded or Killed)
o 6,171 Tanks
o 11,455 Armored vehicles
o 8,868 Artillery
o 6,934 Drones
o 331 Aircraft
o 324 Helicopters
o 1,818 Cruise missiles
· It was reported on January 16th, that Ukraine shot down a Russian A-50 MAINSTAY plane over the Azov Sea. A-50s provide Russian forces an airborne early warning system of threats as well as command and control functionality.
· On January 17th, France announced that it will provide Ukraine with 40 cruise missiles.
· The International Atomic Energy Agency reported that the Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant on January 19th lost its immediate back-up power supply to the reactor units for several hours.
War and Atrocity Crimes Investigations Highlights:
· The Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine reported that between January 12-19 507 new war crimes were registered.
Humanitarian Impact and Response and Recovery Highlights:
· The Ukrainian State Emergency Services on January 16th accepted rescue equipment (quad bike, quadcopter, catamaran, and a professional 3D printer) from Poland.
· The Ukrainian Red Cross reported the following activities:
o On January 17th, an Emergency Response Team set up an aid station to help survivors from a missile strike on Kharkiv and aided in search and rescue operations.
o A total of 11 volunteers on January 17th aided survivors of a missile attack in Odesa.
· The UN reports that $3.1 Billion in funding is needed to support humanitarian operations:
o There are currently 14.6 million people (40% of the population) in need and 8.5 million have been targeted to receive assistance.
· On January 19th, a UN interagency convoy delivered seven tons of water, winter clothing and other supplies to the residents of Adviivka and Ocheretyne towns in the Donetsk Region.
· The U.S. State Department reported on January 17th that a total of 515 ships have traveled safely through the Black Sea Humanitarian Corridor. These ships carried 16.5 million tons of grain and cargo to global markets.
· The EU as of January 17th has received 3,752 requests for medical evacuations:
o A total of 3,019 missions have been completed.
o 28 missions are in progress.
o 14 missions are pending acceptance.
o 465 missions were cancelled.
Russian Dis-information Campaign Highlights:
· Russia continues to push disinformation on Russian economic miracle claims and global risks. The fact check is available here.
· Russian proxies and populists continue to spread disinformation that economic sanctions aren’t working.
Cultural Heritage Protection Highlights:
· The Ukrainian Ministry of Culture and Information Policy reports that at last 38 museums housing 1.5 items have been damaged or destroyed.
· Russia’s war on Ukraine | UCPM MEDEVAC operations - DG ECHO Daily Map | 17/01/2024
· Ukrainian Ministry of Defense Twitter Page
· Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine Twitter Page
· Ukrainian Ministry of Culture and Information Policy Twitter Page
· Ukrainian State Emergency Services Twitter Page
· OCHA Ukraine Twitter Page
· United Kingdom Ministry of Defense Twitter Page
· EU East Stratcom Task Force Disinformation Review Twitter Page
· IAEA Twitter Page
· United States Ambassador to Ukraine Twitter Page
Shelter Cluster Ukraine: Coordination Hubs (as of 18 Jan 2024) (New)
Ukraine: Public Health Situation Analysis (PHSA) (December 2023) (New)
NATO Russian Dis-Information Website (New)
UN Refugee Agency, Ukrainian Refugee Operational Data Portal
Centre for Humanitarian Data, Ukraine Data Explorer
Humanitarian Logistics Association, Ukraine Crisis Information Website
ACAPS Ukraine Analysis Hub
UKRAINE- HEALTH CLUSTER ACTIVITIES Dashboard
U.S. Department of State, Disinformation Website
U.S. Department of Defense, Support for Ukraine
Alliance For Securing Democracy War in Ukraine Dis-Information Dashboard
National Democratic Institute Disinformation Coordination Hub
International Fact-Checking Network, Ukraine Facts
· UN Refugee Agency Donations
· UN Migration Agency Donations
· UNESCO Paypal Account
· WHO Foundation, Ukraine
· Center for Disaster Philanthropy, Ukraine
· Ukrainian Government United 24