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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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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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