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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 12 June 2023 (approximation): 216180 troops; 3931 tanks; 7636 armored vehicles; 3746 artillery systems; 601 MLRS; 362 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 314 aircraft; 299 helicopters; 6471 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 3307 tactical UAVs; 510 special military equipment; 1183 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Ukrainian defenders liberated the village of Storozhove in the Donetsk region. During a military operation, Ukrainian forces eliminated 50 Russian occupiers, and 4 more were taken captive. – Ukrainian Navy


In the last 24 hours, the Armed Forces of Ukraine advanced on the flanks in the Bakhmut axis up to 700 meters. In addition, Ukrainian defenders eliminated 66 Russian invaders, wounded another 86, and took captive 3. – Serhii Cherevatyi, Spokesman of the Eastern Group of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Russian troops have been planting explosives on the territory of the Crimean Titan plant in temporarily occupied Armiansk. There are currently about 200 tons of technological ammonia on the plant’s territory. In case of an explosion at the plant, an ammonia cloud will cover the surrounding areas in half an hour. Temporarily occupied Armiansk, the Krasnoperekop district, and the southern districts of the Kherson region will be under threat. – Defence Intelligence of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine

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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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