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As of September 3, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have liberated the village of Torske in the Donetsk region and the settlements of Myroliubivka and Arkhanhelske in the Kherson region. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 3 Russian ammunition depots, an enemy S-300 anti-aircraft missile system (SAM), an enemy helicopter Ka-52, a Russian Su-25 attack aircraft, and 8 enemy UAVs in the Zaporizhzhia, the Kherson, the Mykolaiv, and the Donetsk regions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on October 2. 1 person was killed. 9 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 3 October (approximation): 60430 troops; 2380 tanks; 4991 armored vehicles; 1405 artillery systems; 338 MLRS; 176 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 265 aircraft; 228 helicopters; 3811 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 1026 tactical UAVs; 131 special military equipment; 246 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Kramatorsk and Bakhmut directions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Rocket attacks on the Chuhuiv, Izium, Kupianskyi, and Kharkiv districts in the Kharkiv region on October 2. 2 people were injured and hospitalized. Moreover, 3 civilians were blown up by Russian mines: 1 victim died, and 2 were injured. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration


On October 2, due to Russian military aggression in Ukraine, 6 Ukrainian civilians were killed and 11 were injured. – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the President’s Office


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 239 Ukrainian children were reported missing and 7,894 were deported. – Press service of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


Ukrainian law enforcement officers have found a torture chamber in the liberated village of Pisky-Radkivski in the Kharkiv region. Russian occupiers illegally held and tortured here Ukrainian civilians. – Press service of the National Police of Ukraine


The European Union has signed a Memorandum of Understanding on providing €5 billion in macro-financial assistance to Ukraine today. – Denys Shmyhal, Prime Minister of Ukraine


On October 3, 4 more ships left Ukrainian ports “Odesa” and “Chornomorsk” through the “grain corridor”. 77,4 tons of Ukrainian agricultural products are on board, heading to different countries worldwide. – Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Sumy, the Zaporizhzhia, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Donetsk, the Mykolaiv, the Kharkiv, the Luhansk, the Kherson, and the Chernihiv regions. 6 people were killed. 11 citizens were injured, including 1 child. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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At night on September 25, 2023, Russian forces targeted the port infrastructure in Odesa with drones and missiles. Due to another enemy attack, a well-known city location — a seaport building with a nearby hotel, as well as a grain warehouse, suffered destruction.

By Andrii Stavnitser / Facebook

At night on September 21, 2023, Russia attacked the capital of Ukraine with cruise missiles. Ukrainian defenders shot down more than 20 enemy air targets in the sky over Kyiv. Due to the fallen debris, there are destruction and injured victims.

By Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters

Ukrainian children and their teachers wait in the basement of a kindergarten that is used as a bomb shelter during an air raid alert in Kryvyi Rih, the Dnipropetrovsk region. September 2023.

By Roman Pilipey / AFP / Getty Images

Russian forces hit industrial warehouses in Lviv with Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. The body of a dead worker was found under the rubble, and 2 more people were injured. September 19, 2023.

Photo from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy gives an award to a wounded soldier as he visits the Staten Island University Hospital, where Ukrainian military are being treated for war injuries. September 18, 2023, New York, USA.

By Eduardo Munoz / Reuters

A Ukrainian soldier hugs a Hasidic Jew in Uman during the celebration of Rosh Hashanah. A military man with the call sign Rebbe came from the frontline to Uman for one day. September 16, 2023.

By Vladyslav Musiienko / Reuters

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