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The Air Forces of Ukraine destroyed a strategically important automobile bridge for Russian occupiers over the Nova Kakhovka dam in the Kherson region on August 12. – Operational Command “South”


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 12. 5 people were killed. 35 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 13 August (approximation): 43400 troops; 1856 tanks; 4115 armored vehicles; 978 artillery systems; 261 MLRS; 136 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 233 aircraft; 193 helicopters; 3036 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 779 tactical UAVs; 91 special military equipment; 187 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Bakhmut and Kryvyi Rih directions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 361 Ukrainian children have died, 711 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


As of August 13, 198 Ukrainian children are reported missing, and 6,482 Ukrainian children have been deported. – Press service of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights


Russian occupiers have shelled the territory of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant from the neighboring village of Vodiane (Zaporizhzhia region) and prepare provocations under the Ukrainian flag on the territory of the Nuclear power plant (NPP). – Defence Intelligence of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine have received the first 4 Zuzana howitzers from the Slovakian government. – Jaro Nad, Minister of Defence of the Slovak Republic


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian “Orlan-10” UAV in the Donetsk region on August 13. – Press service of the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kharkiv, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Donetsk, the Zaporizhzhia, the Sumy, the Luhansk, the Kherson, and the Mykolaiv regions. 6 people have been killed. 44 citizens have been injured, including 3 children. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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destroyed house Dnipro
A dog named Crimea is moaning on the ruins of the house. The entire family, that lived here, was killed by the rocket attack.

By Olena Yemets

dnipro missile attack
Russian rockets hit a residential area in Dnipro. Two children and two adults were killed in the attack. September 29, 2022.

Photo from Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Region Military Administration

“Electoral commission” along with armed soldier during the fake referendum in the Donetsk region. September 24, 2022.

By Stringer / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images

Defender of Mariupol is back from Russian captivity after 4 months. September 21, 2022.

Photo from the Press Office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

Azovstal defenders released
215 Ukrainian defenders were released, including part of the soldiers from Azovstal. For the last four months they were in Russian captivity. September 21, 2022

By Volodymyr Zolkin

Mykhailo Dianov, senior sergeant of the 36th brigade, in Azovstal. Dianov was among those, released from Russian captivity on September 21, 2022.

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