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On September 5, Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 2 Russian missiles in the Mykolaiv region. – Operational Command “South”


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 4 Russian 152-mm self-propelled howitzers “Msta-S” and 152-mm self-propelled howitzers “Msta-B”, 3 Russian 152-mm hull self-propelled guns “Hyacinth-S” and 152-mm hull self-propelled guns “Hyacinth-B”, a communication station, an anti-tank missile system, and 4 enemy ammunition depots in the Beryslav, Kherson, and Bashtanskyi regions in the South of Ukraine on September 5. – Operational Command “South”


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on September 5. 4 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 6 September (approximation): 50150 troops; 2077 tanks; 4484 armored vehicles; 1179 artillery systems; 296 MLRS; 156 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 236 aircraft; 207 helicopters; 3305 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 876 tactical UAVs; 109 special military equipment; 209 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Donetsk direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 382 Ukrainian children have died, 741 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


The Armed Forces of Ukraine Shot down 5 Russian missiles and an enemy helicopter Ка-52 on the morning of September 6. – Yurii Ihnat, Spokesman for the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces


On September 6, 6 more ships with Ukrainian agricultural products left the ports of Odesa through the “grain corridor”. – Official Twitter Account of the Turkish Ministry of National Defence


As of September 6, due to Russian military aggression in Ukraine, 236 Ukrainian children were reported missing and 7,343 were deported. – Press service of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


Rocket attacks on the settlement of Pechenihy in the Kharkiv region on September 6. 4 citizens were injured, including a 13-year-old child. Local residential buildings were damaged. – Oleksandr Husarov, Pechenihy village head


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kharkiv, the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Donetsk, the Zaporizhzhia, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, and the Kherson regions. 3 people were killed. 10 citizens were injured, including 1 child. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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Defender of Mariupol is back from Russian captivity after 4 months. September 21, 2022.

Photo from the Press Office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

Azovstal defenders released
215 Ukrainian defenders were released, including part of the soldiers from Azovstal. For the last four months they were in Russian captivity. September 21, 2022

Photo by Volodymyr Zolkin

Mykhailo Dianov, senior sergeant of the 36th brigade, in Azovstal. Dianov was among those, released from Russian captivity on September 21, 2022.

Photo by Dmytro “Orest” Kozatskyi

ukrainian serviceman died
People said their last goodbye to Roman Kosenko who died during the battles for Izium on March 9. Only after liberation of the city in September, it became possible to retrieve his body.

By Konstantin & Vlada Liberov

This man was one of the 17 buried in a mass grave in Izium. He lived and died defending Ukraine in the Armed Forces. 

By Yurii Larin

Mass burial site was found in the city of Izium after the Russian occupation.

By Marian Kushnir

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