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Air defence forces shot down 15 of 17 Russian Shahed drones that attacked the territory of Ukraine at night. – The Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 19 August 2023 (approximation): 257010 troops; 4340 tanks; 8424 armored vehicles; 5212 artillery systems; 714 MLRS; 486 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 7665 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4282 tactical UAVs; 785 special military equipment; 1406 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked 12 regions of Ukraine. At least one person was killed, and 20 civilians were injured by shelling. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Russians hit Chernihiv Music and Drama Theatre with missile. At least 7 civilians were killed, including a child, and 90 were injured. – Ihor Klymenko, Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

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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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