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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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Firefighters extinguish the fire at the industrial facility that broke out due to the fallen debris. At night on June 12, 2024, Russia attacked the Kyiv region with missiles and UAVs: at least one person was injured.

Photo from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in the Kyiv region

Olena Gubenko, 59, carries one of her dogs from a basement as she evacuates with them from the village of Ruski Tyshky, the Kharkiv region, due to constant Russian shellings. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

Ukrainian soldiers learn to operate the FPV drones at the military training center in the Zaporizhzhia region. June 2024.

By Elena Tita

Soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stand by the bonfire after sunset somewhere in the Ukrainian forest.

Photo from the 53rd Separate Mechanized Brigade named after Prince Volodymyr Monomakh

Children play football in Kharkiv with destroyed civilian infrastructure in the background. June 2024.

Photo: Serhii Korovainyi

Azov Brigade servicemen hold flares during the funeral of Nazar Hryntsevych, callsign “Grinka”, at a cemetery in Vinnytsia. Ukrainian defender of the Azov Brigade was killed on the battlefield fighting with Russian forces. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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