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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 450 Ukrainian children have died, 863 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 17 December (approximation): 97690 troops; 2985 tanks; 5958 armored vehicles; 1947 artillery systems; 410 MLRS; 211 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 281 aircraft; 264 helicopters; 4577 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 16 military boats; 1648 tactical UAVs; 174 special military equipment; 653 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the last 2 days, 4 more ships left Ukrainian ports in Odesa through the “grain corridor”. 145 thousand tons of Ukrainian wheat are on board, heading to countries of Asia. – Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kyiv, the Chernihiv, the Sumy, the Zaporizhzhia, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kharkiv, the Luhansk, the Donetsk, the Mykolaiv, the Odesa, and the Kherson regions. 6 people were killed, including 1 child. 24 citizens were injured, including 4 children [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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Ukrainian soldiers prepare a UAV for a launch to attack the positions of Russian forces at night.

Photo from the 36 Separate Marine Brigade named after Rear Admiral Mykhailo Bilynskyi

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

A man rides past a residential multi-story building damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

“Valentynka” (greeting card on St. Valentine’s Day) in the middle of broken glass on the floor of a school damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

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

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