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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 12 July 2023 (approximation): 235530 troops; 4090 tanks; 7990 armored vehicles; 4402 artillery systems; 674 MLRS; 415 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 310 helicopters; 6978 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 3726 tactical UAVs; 647 special military equipment; 1271 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on July 12, Ukrainian defenders shot down 11 out of 15 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The British government has announced a new military aid package for Ukraine. It includes more than 70 combat and logistic vehicles, thousands of rounds of ammunition for Challenger 2 tanks, and a $64,7 million support package for equipment repair. – Reuters


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 494 Ukrainian children have been killed, 1,052 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 2 citizens were killed. 12 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Australia will provide Ukraine with a new defense package, which includes 30 Bushmaster armored personnel carriers. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


Ukraine has returned the bodies of 19 Ukrainian citizens who died in Russian captivity. – Oleh Kotenko, Commissioner for Persons Missing in Special Circumstances


The G7 countries have agreed on a joint declaration of support for Ukraine, which includes security guarantees. – Andrii Yermak, Head of the Presidential Office


On July 12, due to the fallen debris of an enemy flying object, 18 people, including 6 children, were injured in Zaporizhzhia. – Yurii Malashko, Head of the Zaporizhzhia Regional Military Administration

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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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