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The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 4 Russian ammunition depots and 2 enemy military bases in the Kherson, Donetsk, and Luhansk regions on August 18. – Serhii Bratchuk, Spokesman for the Odesa Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have committed 28,991 war crimes against Ukraine and its citizens. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Due to the Russian military aggression in the Kyiv region, as of August 19, 215 educational establishments were damaged, 5 schools and 6 kindergartens were destroyed. – Oleksii Kuleba, Head of the Kyiv Regional Military Administration


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 4 military launchers and an enemy S-300 anti-aircraft missile system (SAM) in the South of Ukraine on August 18. – Operational Command “South”


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 18. 5 people were killed. 10 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Rocket attacks on the Dnipropetrovsk region on August 19. 1 man was killed. A 12-year-old boy was injured. Local residential buildings, shops, a bank, and a bus stop were damaged. – Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 362 Ukrainian children have died, 716 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Rocket attacks on Kharkiv on August 17-18: the number of dead victims has increased to 21 people. – Volodymyr Tymoshko, Head of the National Police in the Kharkiv region


The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down a Russian “Orlan-10” UAV on August 19. – Press service of the Airborne assault troops of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Mykolaiv, the Kharkiv, the Sumy, the Donetsk, the Chernihiv, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Luhansk, the Kherson, and the Zaporizhzhia regions. 21 people were killed. 21 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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destroyed house Dnipro
A dog named Crimea is moaning on the ruins of the house. The entire family, that lived here, was killed by the rocket attack.

By Olena Yemets

dnipro missile attack
Russian rockets hit a residential area in Dnipro. Two children and two adults were killed in the attack. September 29, 2022.

Photo from Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Region Military Administration

“Electoral commission” along with armed soldier during the fake referendum in the Donetsk region. September 24, 2022.

By Stringer / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images

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

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.

By Dmytro “Orest” Kozatskyi

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