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As of August 7, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have liberated 1,060 Ukrainian settlements from Russian occupiers. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 4 Russian S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems (SAM), an anti-aircraft missile and gun complex “Pantsir-S1”, a 122-mm howitzer, and an enemy field ammunition depot in the South of Ukraine on August 6. – Operational Command “South”


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 6. 5 people were killed. 8 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 361 Ukrainian children have died, 703 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 07 August (approximation): 42200 troops; 1805 tanks; 4055 armored vehicles; 958 artillery systems; 260 MLRS; 132 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 223 aircraft; 191 helicopters; 2978 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 750 tactical UAVs; 86 special military equipment; 182 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Donetsk direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian occupiers shelled the Mykolaiv region. 8 citizens were injured, including 1 child. All injured victims were taken to local medical facilities and received the necessary medical care. – Hanna Zamazieieva, Head of the Mykolaiv Regional Council


As of August 7, more than 3,5 million Ukrainians have lost their homes due to Russian military aggression. – Press service of the platform United24


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian ammunition depot in the Donetsk region on August 6. – Press service of the Ukrainian Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian aggressors have killed 132 people, including 1 child, and injured 619 citizens, including 8 children, in Mykolaiv. – Oleksandr Sienkevych, Mayor of Mykolaiv


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kharkiv, the Donetsk, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, the Kherson, the Zaporizhzhia, and the Vinnytsia regions. 5 people have been killed. 19 citizens have been 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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