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09:00

Over the past day, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners destroyed 2 Kh-35/Kh-59 cruise missiles and 16 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones. — General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

09:30

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 17 August 2023 (approximation): 256050 troops; 4329 tanks; 8398 armored vehicles; 5169 artillery systems; 714 MLRS; 486 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 314 helicopters; 7641 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4272 tactical UAVs; 773 special military equipment; 1406 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

10:00

The missile unit of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed an enemy Ka-52 attack helicopter in the Bakhmut axis. — Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

10:20

Bulgaria joined the Joint Declaration of the G7 on security guarantees for Ukraine. So far, 16 countries have joined the Declaration. — Bulgaria’s Government Information Service

10:30

The soldiers of the 47th Separate Mechanized Brigade shot down an enemy Ka-52 attack helicopter in the Zaporizhzhia axis near Robotyn. — The 47th Separate Mechanized Brigade

12:00

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Chernihiv, Sumy, Dnipropetrovsk, Zaporizhzhia, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 3 people were killed, and 15 civilians were injured by shelling. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

13:20

Estonia, Lithuania, and Latvia joined the Joint Declaration of the G7 of support for Ukraine presented at the NATO summit. — The joint statement of the Prime Ministers of Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia.

13:30

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has signed laws on extending martial law and mobilisation in Ukraine until November 15, 2023. — Verkhovna Rada official website

13:50

In the morning, Russian troops launched a missile attack on the Novomoskovskiy district of the Dnipropetrovsk region. About 10,000 people in two settlements remained without electricity. – Mykola Lukashuk, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration

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A crater from an enemy missile in the Buchanskyi district of the Kyiv region. Due to the massive Russian attack on February 15, 2024, about four dozen houses were damaged in the area. Fortunately, there are no casualties.

By Thomas Peter / Reuters

On February 14, 2024, Russia launched a missile strike at the maternity ward and a five-story residential building in Selydove, the Donetsk region. Due to an attack, 3 people were killed, including a child and a pregnant woman, and another 12 were injured.

Photo from the National Police of Ukraine

A Ukrainian deputy commander, call sign “Chicken”, of the Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar” at the positions in the East of Ukraine while shooting a D30 howitzer. February 2024.

By Wojciech Grzedzinski

Ukrainian defender Serhii received his first combat injury in 2015 in the East of Ukraine. He volunteered to defend Ukraine once again in 2022. However, in June 2023, Serhii was injured on the frontline: a man lost two arms and part of his foot.

By Marta Syrko

The funeral of Vladyslav Rykov, call sign “Magic”, a Ukrainian fighter pilot who participated in 385 military missions. A Russian missile hit his fighter jet during one of the combat flights.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

Olena cries at her damaged apartment following an overnight Russian shelling in Myrnohrad, the Donetsk region. February 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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