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On September 13, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit a location with Russian troops and military equipment, one enemy command post, one Russian anti-aircraft missile system, 15 enemy artillery units, 2 Russian ammunition depots, and one enemy electronic warfare station. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 12 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment and 2 strikes on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 14 September 2023 (approximation): 270970 troops; 4599 tanks; 8810 armored vehicles; 5944 artillery systems; 769 MLRS; 517 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 8458 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 19 military boats; 4697 tactical UAVs; 889 special military equipment; 1455 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on September 14, Ukrainian defenders shot down 17 out of 22 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack the Sumy, Mykolaiv, Dnipropetrovsk, and Zaporizhzhia regions. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 504 Ukrainian children have been killed, and 1,123 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. Moreover, 1,233 Ukrainian children were reported missing, and 19,546 were deported. At the same time, 17,593 Ukrainian children were found, and 386 returned home. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 1 citizen was killed. 13 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, the UN Shelter and Non-Food Item Cluster in Ukraine has provided humanitarian aid and shelter for 1,6 million Ukrainians. – John Wain, UN Shelter and Non-Food Item Cluster Coordinator in Ukraine


Ukrainian defenders keep advancing on the southern flank of the Bakhmut axis. The main battles continue in the area of Andriivka, Kurdiumivka, and Klishchiivka. – Hanna Maliar, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine


Ukraine has already returned 386 Ukrainian children illegally deported to Russia. – Dmytro Lubinets, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

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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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