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05:33

The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian anti-tank missile system and an enemy team site in the South of Ukraine on August 16. – Operational Command “South”

07:11

Rocket attacks on the Odesa region on August 17. 4 people were injured. Local private houses and a recreation center were damaged. The rescue operation is ongoing. – Serhii Bratchuk, Spokesman for the Odesa Regional Military Administration

09:16

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 361 Ukrainian children have died, 712 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office

09:36

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 17 August (approximation): 44100 troops; 1886 tanks; 4162 armored vehicles; 993 artillery systems; 263 MLRS; 136 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 233 aircraft; 196 helicopters; 3054 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 792 tactical UAVs; 93 special military equipment; 190 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

10:38

As of August 17, 4 more Ukrainian ships with sunflower meal, sunflower oil, and corn left Ukrainian ports “Odesa” and “Chornomorsk”. – Official Twitter page of the Turkish Ministry of National Defence

13:08

The Air Forces of Ukraine shot down 3 Russian UAVs and an enemy helicopter Ka-52 in the Zaporizhzhia and the Donetsk regions on August 16. – Press service of the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces

18:42

The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian military base in the temporarily occupied city of Nova Kakhovka in the Kherson region on August 17. – Department of Strategic Communications of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

20:38

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

21:16

Special forces of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense destroyed a Russian electronic warfare station with the help of a UAV on August 17. – Press service of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense

See the war

Ukrainian soldiers of the 242nd Battalion of the 241st Brigade of the territorial defense forces are shooting down enemy Shahed-136/131 drones. January 26, 2023, the Kyiv region.

By Vadym Sarakhan

Ukrainian soldiers of the 242nd Battalion of the 241st Brigade of the territorial defense forces are shooting down enemy Shahed-136/131 drones. January 26, 2023, the Kyiv region.

By Vadym Sarakhan

A boy walks near a destroyed house in the settlement of Hlevakha in the Kyiv region. Russian troops launched another massive missile attack on Ukraine on January 26.

By Roman Pilipey for Getty Images

A woman stands in a crater left in the settlement of Hlevakha, the Kyiv region, after yet another Russian attack. January 26, 2023.

By Roman Pilipey for Getty Images

Ukrainian servicemen evacuate injured fellow soldiers after a fierce battle with Russian forces. January 2023.

By Emanuele Satolli

Military medics provide first aid to an injured Ukrainian soldier. January 2023.

By Emanuele Satolli

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