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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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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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