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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 07 December 2023 (approximation): 336230 troops; 5618 tanks; 10482 armored vehicles; 8045 artillery systems; 919 MLRS; 605 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 324 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 10561 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 22 military boats; 1 submarine; 6116 tactical UAVs; 1156 special military equipment; 1571 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on December 07, Ukrainian defenders shot down 15 out of 18 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past day, about 91 combat clashes took place on the frontline. At the same time, Ukrainian missile troops hit 2 Russian artillery units, one enemy ammunition depot, one Russian anti-aircraft missile complex, and one enemy helicopter. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 11 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment, one strike on an enemy command post, and 3 strikes on Russian anti-aircraft missile systems. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The Japanese government has decided to provide an additional $1 billion in assistance to Ukraine. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Khmelnytskyi, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least one citizen was killed. Eight more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


About 28,000 Ukrainian civilians are currently kept in Russian captivity. In addition, the illegal deportation of 19,540 Ukrainian children by Russia has been officially confirmed. – Dmytro Lubinets, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine


Ukraine has already returned home 522 Ukrainian children. These are either children from the temporarily occupied territories or those illegally deported to Russia. – Dmytro Lubinets, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine


Ukrainian law enforcement officers have already found 104 torture chambers on the Ukrainian territories liberated from Russian occupation. Russian invaders illegally held and tortured Ukrainian citizens in these places. – Andrii Kostin, Prosecutor General 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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