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On June 7, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 4 Russian command posts, 9 locations with Russian troops and military equipment, 2 enemy anti-aircraft missile systems, 5 Russian ammunition depots, and an enemy radar station. In the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 23 strikes on locations with Russian troops and 4 strikes on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems. Ukrainian defenders also shot down 4 enemy reconnaissance drones. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Russian aggressors shelled the Donetsk region on June 7. 3 citizens were killed, and 7 injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 08 June 2023 (approximation): 212760 troops; 3891 tanks; 7576 armored vehicles; 3668 artillery systems; 595 MLRS; 355 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 314 aircraft; 299 helicopters; 6384 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 3234 tactical UAVs; 500 special military equipment; 1171 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 486 Ukrainian children have been killed, 1,009 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 3 citizens were killed. 9 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On June 8, Russian troops shelled Kherson, where the evacuation of citizens from flooded areas have been taking place. Due to an attack, 9 people were injured. – Oleksandr Prokudin, Head of the Kherson Regional Military Administration


The British government has imposed new sanctions against Belorussia, targeting more than 100 individuals and entities. In addition, new export, import, and financial restrictions towards Belorussia were introduced. – Official website of the British government

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Ukrainian soldiers prepare a UAV for a launch to attack the positions of Russian forces at night.

Photo from the 36 Separate Marine Brigade named after Rear Admiral Mykhailo Bilynskyi

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

A man rides past a residential multi-story building damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

“Valentynka” (greeting card on St. Valentine’s Day) in the middle of broken glass on the floor of a school damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

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

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