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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 04 December 2023 (approximation): 332810 troops; 5580 tanks; 10401 armored vehicles; 7961 artillery systems; 913 MLRS; 602 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 323 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 10451 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 22 military boats; 1 submarine; 6017 tactical UAVs; 1141 special military equipment; 1569 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on December 04, Ukrainian defenders shot down 18 out of 23 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones and one guided air missile Kh-59 used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past day, about 68 combat clashes took place on the frontline. At the same time, Ukrainian missile troops hit a Russian heavy flamethrower system and an enemy air defense missile-gun complex “Pantsyr”. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out eight strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment, two strikes on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems, and two strikes on Russian ammunition depots. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


A NATO partner nation has tasked the arms maker Rheinmetall with supplying Ukraine with artillery ammunition worth €142 million. In particular, the order encompasses tens of thousands of 155mm artillery shells, with delivery scheduled for 2025. – Official website of the company Rheinmetall

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Ukrainian soldiers prepare a UAV for a launch to attack the positions of Russian forces at night.

Photo from the 36 Separate Marine Brigade named after Rear Admiral Mykhailo Bilynskyi

A crater from an enemy missile in the Buchanskyi district of the Kyiv region. Due to the massive Russian attack on February 15, 2024, about four dozen houses were damaged in the area. Fortunately, there are no casualties.

By Thomas Peter / Reuters

A man rides past a residential multi-story building damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

“Valentynka” (greeting card on St. Valentine’s Day) in the middle of broken glass on the floor of a school damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

On February 14, 2024, Russia launched a missile strike at the maternity ward and a five-story residential building in Selydove, the Donetsk region. Due to an attack, 3 people were killed, including a child and a pregnant woman, and another 12 were injured.

Photo from the National Police of Ukraine

A Ukrainian deputy commander, call sign “Chicken”, of the Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar” at the positions in the East of Ukraine while shooting a D30 howitzer. February 2024.

By Wojciech Grzedzinski

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