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The Armed Forces of Ukraine have sunk a Russian barge carrying military personnel, equipment and weapons. The barge was attempting to cross over the Dnipro River in the Kherson region. – Operational Command “South”.


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 20 September (approximation):  54810 troops; 2216 tanks; 4724 armored vehicles; 1323 artillery systems; 318 MLRS; 168 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 252 aircraft; 217 helicopters; 3587 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 925 tactical UAVs; 125 special military equipment; 239 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 391 Ukrainian children have died, 760 children have been injured. – Prosecutor General’s Office


The Council of the EU approved 5 billion euros of macro-financial assistance for Ukraine. – the Council of the EU


Since the start of the “grain initiative” on August 1, more than 4 million tons of grain have been exported from the ports of the Odesa region. – Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine


As part of another exchange with Russia, Ukraine returned the bodies of 25 fallen soldiers. – Ministry of Reintegration of Ukraine


Russians have covered Novovoznesenske, Myroliubivka, Olhyne, Arkhanhelske, Kamiane, and Novopetrivka in the Kherson region with artillery and mortar fire over the past day. People were injured, and the destruction of houses, administrative buildings, shops and warehouses has been recorded. – Press service of the Kherson regional police


Russian forces launched 7 missile and 20 airstrikes, carried out more than 15 shellings with multiple rocket launchers on military and civilian objects on the territory of Ukraine. As a result, the infrastructure of more than 20 settlements was damaged during the day. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


As a result of the shelling of the village of Hrushivka in the Kharkiv region, 2 people were killed. 9 civilians were injured, including 4 children. – Oleh Synyehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration

See the war

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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