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The Armed Forces of Ukraine have had partial success in the area of Urozhaine, further south and south-eastern of the recently liberated village of Staromaiorske in the Donetsk region. – Hanna Maliar, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine


Over the past day, Ukrainian artillery units carried out 1,678 fire missions on the Tavriia axis. 73 Russian occupiers were eliminated, and 206 more were wounded. In addition, Ukrainian defenders destroyed 18 units of enemy military equipment, one enemy ammunition depot, and one Russian logistics center. – Oleksandr Tarnavskyi, Commander of “Tavriia” operational-strategic group of troops


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 11 August 2023 (approximation): 252780 troops; 4290 tanks; 8318 armored vehicles; 5043 artillery systems; 713 MLRS; 471 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 313 helicopters; 7511 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4197 tactical UAVs; 756 special military equipment; 1377 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 499 Ukrainian children have been killed, and 1,097 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. Moreover, 1,116 Ukrainian children were reported missing, and 19,546 were deported. At the same time, 15,925 Ukrainian children were found, and 386 returned home. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 3 people were killed. 46 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On August 11, Russian forces attacked the Kyiv region with the aeroballistic missiles Kh-47M2 “Kyndzhal”. Due to the air combat, the fallen debris of downed enemy missiles were recorded on the territory of one of Kyiv’s children’s hospitals in the Obolonskyi district. There are no casualties. – Kyiv City State Administration


The US government announced new sanctions against 4 Russian billionaires and the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs. – US Department of the Treasury

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Mykhailo Bakaliuk, 41, a Ukrainian amputee soldier injured during the Ukrainian counteroffensive in the Zaporizhzhia region, uses a machine to learn how to walk with a prosthetic leg. Lviv, September 2023.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP News Agency

Bohdan, a Ukrainian soldier from the 10th Separate Mountain Assault Brigade “Edelveis,” keeps practicing playing his musical instrument, a trembita, when he has free time.

By Kostiantyn Liberov & Vlada Liberova

A road sign damaged by cluster munition due to a Russian shelling on the outskirts of Kharkiv.

By Ivan Alvarado / Reuters

A Ukrainian serviceman stands in position near the border with Belarus in the Zhytomyr region. September 2023.

By Gleb Garanich / Reuters

A Ukrainian soldier is preparing to release a drone that will fly over temporarily occupied territories in search of Russian heavy weapons and air defense installations. September 2023.

By Lynsey Addario

At night on September 25, 2023, Russian forces targeted the port infrastructure in Odesa with drones and missiles. Due to another enemy attack, a well-known city location — a seaport building with a nearby hotel, as well as a grain warehouse, suffered destruction.

By Andrii Stavnitser / Facebook

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