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The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 2 Russian command posts, an electronic warfare station, and 5 enemy 152-mm self-propelled howitzers in the South of Ukraine on September 12. – Operational Command “South”


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have committed 33,135 war crimes against Ukraine and its citizens. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on September 12. 5 people were killed. 10 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 September (approximation): 53300 troops; 2175 tanks; 4662 armored vehicles; 1279 artillery systems; 311 MLRS; 165 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 244 aircraft; 213 helicopters; 3469 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 904 tactical UAVs; 117 special military equipment; 233 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Kharkiv and Donetsk directions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Rocket attacks on Kharkiv and Kharkivskyi, Chuhuiv, and Kupianskyi districts in the Kharkiv region on September 12. 3 people were killed. 9 citizens were injured. Local residential buildings and an educational establishment were damaged. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration


Due to Russian shellings, there is no electricity in Kharkiv and the Kharkiv region. – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the President’s Office


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 383 Ukrainian children have died, 749 children have been injured. 231 Ukrainian children were reported missing, and 7,552 were forcibly deported to Russia. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


On September 13, 7 more ships with Ukrainian agricultural products left Ukrainian ports “Odesa”, “Chornomorsk”, and “Pivdennyi” through the “grain corridor”. – Official Twitter Account of the Turkish Ministry of National Defence


As of September 13, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have liberated more than 300 settlements in the Kharkiv region. – Hanna Maliar, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine


The International Monetary Fund has allocated $1,4 billion of additional support to Ukraine. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down a Russian Su-24 bomber in the Kherson region on September 13. – Press service of the Air command “South”


The German government has transferred 4 more Gepard anti-aircraft self-propelled artillery units and 65 fridges for medical material to Ukraine this week. – Press service of the German Federal government


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Dnipropetrovsk, the Donetsk, the Kharkiv, the Mykolaiv, the Sumy, the Luhansk, the Kherson, and the Zaporizhzhia regions. 9 people were killed. 19 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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