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Since the beginning of 2024, Ukrainian defenders have shot down 359 enemy Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russia to attack different regions of Ukraine. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 12 February 2024 (approximation): 395990 troops; 6416 tanks; 11977 armored vehicles; 9481 artillery systems; 981 MLRS; 666 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 332 aircraft; 325 helicopters; 12599 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 24 military boats; 1 submarine; 7302 tactical UAVs; 1514 special military equipment; 1882 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on February 12, Ukrainian defenders shot down 14 out of 17 Shahed-136/131 drones and one guided air missile Kh-59 used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. The enemy also targeted the Ukrainian territories with anti-aircraft-guided missiles S-300. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past day, about 100 combat clashes took place on the frontline. At the same time, Ukrainian missile forces hit two locations with Russian troops, 2 enemy command posts, one Russian artillery unit, and two enemy ammunition depots. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Khmelnytskyi, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least six citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Ukraine will produce thousands of long-range drones in 2024 and already has up to 10 companies making such UAVs. – Mykhailo Fedorov, Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine

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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

A Ukrainian deputy commander, call sign “Chicken”, of the Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar” at the positions in the East of Ukraine while shooting a D30 howitzer. February 2024.

By Wojciech Grzedzinski

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