March 01, 2022

Facts and Figures from the War


Facts and Figures from the War
Map from Flightradar, showing (in red) countries that have banned Russian air travel. Flightradar.com

A few facts and figures from the war in Ukraine.

Amount the government of South Korea is donating in humanitarian aid to Ukrainian government and refugees: $10 million.

Amount Australia has committed in lethal and nonlethal military support to Ukraine: $50 million.

Amount donated by Lee Young-ae, a South Korean K-pop star popular in Ukraine: $83,500.

Estimated number of Russians arrested in anti-war demonstrations: 6,435.

Minimum number of Ukrainians fleeing their country, according to the UN: 500,000.

Estimated number of cruise missiles Russia has launched against Ukraine: 113.

Number of civilians Ukraine says have been killed since the start of the war: 352, including 14 children.

Number of Russian diplomats expelled from Russia's UN delegation: 12.

Russian Central Bank's key interest rate: 20%.

One year ago: 4.5%

Rubles to the dollar today: 105.

One year ago: 74.

Drop in value of Gazprom and Rosneft stock on London exchanges yesterday: 42% and 53%.

 

 

 

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