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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have destroyed 127 and damaged 826 medical institutions in Ukraine. – Press service of the Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian Pion 203-mm self-propelled gun, a 152-mm self-propelled howitzer “Msta-S”, 3 self-propelled artillery and mortar systems, 2 enemy ammunition depots in the Beryslav region, and an enemy ferry crossing in the Nova Kakhovka region in the South of Ukraine on September 8. – Operational Command “South”


The US government has imposed sanctions against 3 companies from Iran that produce attack drones for the Russian army. Among sanctioned companies are Safiran Airport Services, Paravar Pars Company, Design and Manufacturing of Aircraft Engines, and Baharestan Kish Company. – Reuters


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on September 8. 9 people were killed. 23 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 9 September (approximation): 51900 troops; 2122 tanks; 4575 armored vehicles; 1237 artillery systems; 306 MLRS; 159 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 239 aircraft; 211 helicopters; 3399 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 888 tactical UAVs; 114 special military equipment; 214 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Kharkiv and Donetsk directions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The government of Latvia has decided to restrict the entry of Russian citizens with EU visas to Latvia. – Edgars Rinkēvičs, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 383 Ukrainian children have died, 743 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


On September 9, the European Council adopted the full suspension of visa facilitation with the Russian Federation. – Official website of the European Council


The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down a Russian helicopter Ka-52 and 6 UAVs on September 8. – Press service of the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces


On September 9, 3 more ships with Ukrainian agricultural products left the ports of Odesa through the “grain corridor”. – Official Twitter Account of the Turkish Ministry of National Defence


Rocket attacks on Kharkiv on September 9. 14 people were injured, including 3 children. Local private houses, a kindergarten, a gas station, a school, and an object of the sports infrastructure were damaged. – Ihor Terekhov, Mayor of Kharkiv


On September 9, the European Council approved the European Commission’s proposal to allocate the second tranche of €5 billion macroeconomic assistance to Ukraine. – Valdis Dombrovskis, Executive Vice-President of the European Commission


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kharkiv, the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Zaporizhzhia, the Donetsk, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, and the Kherson regions. 14 people were killed. 55 citizens were injured, including 3 children. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

See the war

destroyed house Dnipro
A dog named Crimea is moaning on the ruins of the house. The entire family, that lived here, was killed by the rocket attack.

By Olena Yemets

dnipro missile attack
Russian rockets hit a residential area in Dnipro. Two children and two adults were killed in the attack. September 29, 2022.

Photo from Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Region Military Administration

“Electoral commission” along with armed soldier during the fake referendum in the Donetsk region. September 24, 2022.

By Stringer / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images

Defender of Mariupol is back from Russian captivity after 4 months. September 21, 2022.

Photo from the Press Office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

Azovstal defenders released
215 Ukrainian defenders were released, including part of the soldiers from Azovstal. For the last four months they were in Russian captivity. September 21, 2022

By Volodymyr Zolkin

Mykhailo Dianov, senior sergeant of the 36th brigade, in Azovstal. Dianov was among those, released from Russian captivity on September 21, 2022.

By Dmytro “Orest” Kozatskyi

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