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Over the last week, Russian forces used 65 missiles of different types and 87 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones to attack Ukraine. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, about 6,2 million Ukrainians have gone abroad. In addition, due to Russian military aggression, more than 5 million Ukrainian citizens have become internally displaced persons. – Tetiana Berezhna, Deputy Minister at the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine


Over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 2 locations with Russian troops, 2 enemy command posts, 2 Russian artillery units at the firing positions, and one enemy electronic warfare station. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 10 strikes on locations with Russian troops and 4 strikes on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 07 August 2023 (approximation): 250240 troops; 4244 tanks; 8270 armored vehicles; 4977 artillery systems; 709 MLRS; 467 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 311 helicopters; 7451 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4154 tactical UAVs; 735 special military equipment; 1377 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 2 people were killed. 18 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


22 Ukrainian POWs were rescued from Russian captivity and returned home. – Andrii Yermak, Head of the Presidential Office


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 2,598 Ukrainian citizens have been returned from Russian captivity. – Dmytro Lubinets, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine


Due to Russian military aggression in Ukraine, 763 objects of Ukrainian cultural heritage were damaged or destroyed. – Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine

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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

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

Ukrainian defender Serhii received his first combat injury in 2015 in the East of Ukraine. He volunteered to defend Ukraine once again in 2022. However, in June 2023, Serhii was injured on the frontline: a man lost two arms and part of his foot.

By Marta Syrko

The funeral of Vladyslav Rykov, call sign “Magic”, a Ukrainian fighter pilot who participated in 385 military missions. A Russian missile hit his fighter jet during one of the combat flights.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

Olena cries at her damaged apartment following an overnight Russian shelling in Myrnohrad, the Donetsk region. February 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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