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07:58

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 20 February 2024 (approximation): 404950 troops; 6503 tanks; 12268 armored vehicles; 9773 artillery systems; 988 MLRS; 675 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 338 aircraft; 325 helicopters; 12805 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 25 military boats; 1 submarine; 7521 tactical UAVs; 1551 special military equipment; 1902 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

08:41

At night on February 20, Ukrainian defenders shot down 23 out of 23 Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. In addition, Russian forces targeted the Ukrainian territories with two anti-aircraft guided missiles S-300/S-400 and one guided air missile Kh-31. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

10:06

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Poltava, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least one citizen was killed and ten more were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

10:30

The European Council has renewed the restrictive measures against Russia for illegal occupation of some Ukrainian territories for a further 12 months, until 24 February 2025. – Official website of the European Union

11:00

Today, Sweden announced the largest military aid package to Ukraine. It will be worth approximately $683 million, bringing the combined value of military assistance to Ukraine to $2,9 billion. – Pål Jonson, Minister for Defence of Sweden

16:01

The European Commission has announced a decision to provide additional humanitarian aid to Ukraine for €75 million. Allocated funds will be used to overcome the consequences of Russian military aggression and support internally displaced persons. – Official website of the European Commission

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A rehabilitation center for Ukrainian soldiers who have partially or entirely lost their sight due to combat injuries in the Lviv region. Here, Ukrainian defenders learn to navigate in space, move on their own, cook food, work with a computer and mobile, and learn Braille.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

A rehabilitation center for Ukrainian soldiers who have partially or entirely lost their sight due to combat injuries in the Lviv region. Here, Ukrainian defenders learn to navigate in space, move on their own, cook food, work with a computer and mobile, and learn Braille.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

A Ukrainian soldier, Bohdan, call-sign “Khimik” from the 5th Assault Brigade of the AFU, cooks as his fellow soldier Serhii, call-sign “Moped,” plays with a cat after their return from a 4-day frontline rotation near Chasiv Yar, the Donetsk region. April 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

People walk past a residential building that was heavily damaged during a Russian shelling in the town of Mykolaivka, the Donetsk region. April 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

«Camouflage Art»: an exhibition of the “paintings” created with nets by a volunteer organization in one of the museums in Zaporizhzhia. April 6, 2024.

By Elena Tita

Civilian women practice shooting rifles during training courses at the Shooting Training Center “The First”. March 31, 2024, Zaporizhzhia.

By Elena Tita

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