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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have damaged more than 22,000 civilian objects and about 300 military facilities in Ukraine. – Yevhenii Yenin, First Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 2 Russian military bases in the Zaporizhzhia and the Luhansk regions and an enemy ammunition depot in the Kherson region on August 14. – Serhii Bratchuk, Spokesman for the Odesa Regional Military Administration


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 14. 3 people were killed. 13 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 15 August (approximation): 43750 troops; 1876 tanks; 4141 armored vehicles; 985 artillery systems; 261 MLRS; 136 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 233 aircraft; 195 helicopters; 3044 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 787 tactical UAVs; 92 special military equipment; 187 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Donetsk direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Rocket attacks on the Saltivskyi district in Kharkiv on August 15. 1 person was killed. 9 citizens were injured. A local high-rise building and a garage cooperative were damaged. – Ihor Terekhov, Mayor of Kharkiv


The Latvian government has transferred to Ukraine 2 helicopters Мі-17 and 2 helicopters Мі-2. – Artis Pabriks, Minister for Defence of Latvia


The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down 2 Russian “Orlan-10” UAVs and an air-to-surface missile Kh-59 in the Zaporizhzhia region on August 15. – Press service of the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kharkiv, the Donetsk, the Mykolaiv, the Luhansk, and the Chernihiv regions. 4 people were killed. 24 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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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

Photo 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.

Photo by Dmytro “Orest” Kozatskyi

ukrainian serviceman died
People said their last goodbye to Roman Kosenko who died during the battles for Izium on March 9. Only after liberation of the city in September, it became possible to retrieve his body.

By Konstantin & Vlada Liberov

This man was one of the 17 buried in a mass grave in Izium. He lived and died defending Ukraine in the Armed Forces. 

By Yurii Larin

Mass burial site was found in the city of Izium after the Russian occupation.

By Marian Kushnir

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