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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale invasion, Ukraine has already returned 3,135 Ukrainian defenders from Russian captivity. – Coordination Headquarters for the Treatment of Prisoners of War


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 09 February 2024 (approximation): 393290 troops; 6385 tanks; 11921 armored vehicles; 9435 artillery systems; 981 MLRS; 666 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 332 aircraft; 325 helicopters; 12551 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 24 military boats; 1 submarine; 7209 tactical UAVs; 1509 special military equipment; 1881 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on February 09, Ukrainian defenders shot down 10 out of 16 Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 523 Ukrainian children have been killed, and 1,218 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 4 citizens were killed and 10 more injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On February 9, the Finnish government announced the 22nd military aid package for Ukraine. The total value of the defense support delivered by Finland to Ukraine is now €1,8 billion. – Official website of the Finnish Ministry of Defence


The US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has decided to ban the import of certain categories of diamonds from Russia. – Official website of the US Department of the Treasury

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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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