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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 2,526 Ukrainian citizens have been returned from Russian captivity. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners carried out 1,431 fire missions in the Tavriia axis. The losses of Russian troops killed and wounded amounted to almost four companies. In addition, 25 units of enemy military equipment were destroyed or damaged. – Oleksandr Tarnavskyi, Commander of “Tavriia” operational-strategic group of troops


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 13 June 2023 (approximation): 216650 troops; 3935 tanks; 7642 armored vehicles; 3766 artillery systems; 601 MLRS; 363 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 314 aircraft; 300 helicopters; 6473 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 3309 tactical UAVs; 511 special military equipment; 1183 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


On June 13, Russia attacked Ukraine with cruise missiles and UAVs. Ukrainian defenders shot down 11 out of 14 cruise missiles Kh-101/Kh-555 and 1 out of 4 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


During a Russian night air attack, enemy missiles hit a multi-storey building and a private enterprise in Kryvyi Rih in the Dnipropetrovsk region. 25 people were injured and 6 more were killed. 5 citizens might be under the rubble. – Oleksandr Vilkul, Head of the Kryvyi Rih City Military Administration


At night, Russian forces also targeted objects of the civil infrastructure in Kharkiv with Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. A local municipal enterprise and an outbuilding were damaged. There are no casualties. – Ihor Terekhov, Mayor of Kharkiv


All Russian aerial targets launched at Kyiv were shot down by Ukrainian forces. The enemy attacked the capital of Ukraine with cruise missiles Kh-101/Kh-555. There is no destruction and victims due to the attack. – Kyiv City Military Administration


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Kyiv, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 12 citizens were killed. 39 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


As of June 13, due to Russian military aggression, 487 Ukrainian children have been killed, and 1,015 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. Moreover, 395 Ukrainian children were reported missing, and 19,499 were deported. At the same time, 13,569 Ukrainian children were found, and 373 returned home. – Press service of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


Due to today’s Russian missile strike on Kryvyi Rih in the Dnipropetrovsk region, 11 people were killed and 34 more were injured. – Serhii Lysak, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk 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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