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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 12 August 2023 (approximation): 253290 troops; 4295 tanks; 8324 armored vehicles; 5053 artillery systems; 713 MLRS; 472 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 313 helicopters; 7523 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4201 tactical UAVs; 759 special military equipment; 1378 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On August 12, Ukrainian forces shot down 3 out of 5 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack the Zaporizhzhia region. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Ivano-Frankivck, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 5 people were killed. 13 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Over the past day, Ukrainian artillery units carried out 1,303 fire missions on the Tavriia axis. 80 Russian occupiers were eliminated, and 160 more were wounded. In addition, Ukrainian defenders destroyed 7 units of enemy military equipment and 3 ammunition depots. – Oleksandr Tarnavskyi, Commander of “Tavriia” operational-strategic group of troops

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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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