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On September 7, the US government announced a new military aid package for Ukraine of $600 million. In particular, it includes equipment to sustain and integrate Ukraine’s air defense systems; additional ammunition for HIMARS; 105mm artillery rounds; electronic warfare and counter-electronic warfare equipment; demolition munitions for obstacle clearing; and other capabilities. – Official website of the US Department of Defense


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 08 September 2023 (approximation): 267540 troops; 4529 tanks; 8726 armored vehicles; 5753 artillery systems; 754 MLRS; 507 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 8264 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 19 military boats; 4570 tactical UAVs; 860 special military equipment; 1455 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on September 8, Ukrainian defenders shot down 16 out of 20 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack the Odesa and Mykolaiv regions. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Ukraine has returned home another nine Ukrainian children from the temporarily occupied territories. – Dmytro Lubinets, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine


On the morning of September 8, Russian troops attacked the city of Kryvyi Rih in the Dnipropetrovsk region with missiles. The enemy targeted one of the police administration buildings. Due to an attack, one person was killed and 52 more injured. – State Emergency Service of Ukraine


Denmark has transferred to Ukraine the first ten Leopard 1 tanks. – Arpe Nielsen, Chief of the Danish Army

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In Odesa, a part of a residential building was hit by a Russian drone and collapsed. At least four people were killed, and eight more were injured. March 2, 2024.

Photo from Oleh Kiper, Head of the Odesa Regional Military Administration

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

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