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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 22 December 2023 (approximation): 351350 troops; 5837 tanks; 10843 armored vehicles; 8250 artillery systems; 932 MLRS; 611 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 324 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 10944 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 22 military boats; 1 submarine; 6365 tactical UAVs; 1217 special military equipment; 1613 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on December 22, Ukrainian defenders shot down 24 out of 28 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past day, about 95 combat clashes took place on the frontline. At the same time, Ukrainian missile troops hit three Russian ammunition depots and one enemy artillery unit. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 16 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment and one strike on an enemy anti-aircraft missile system. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Khmelnytskyi, Rivne, Kyiv, Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least six citizens were killed and 15 more injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Ukraine has returned the bodies of another 66 dead Ukrainian servicemen. – Coordination Headquarters for the Treatment of Prisoners of War


The EU is sending 500 more power generators from its strategic reserves to support Ukraine’s energy system during the winter period. – Official website of the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine

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Firefighters extinguish the fire at the industrial facility that broke out due to the fallen debris. At night on June 12, 2024, Russia attacked the Kyiv region with missiles and UAVs: at least one person was injured.

Photo from the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in the Kyiv region

Olena Gubenko, 59, carries one of her dogs from a basement as she evacuates with them from the village of Ruski Tyshky, the Kharkiv region, due to constant Russian shellings. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

Ukrainian soldiers learn to operate the FPV drones at the military training center in the Zaporizhzhia region. June 2024.

By Elena Tita

Soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine stand by the bonfire after sunset somewhere in the Ukrainian forest.

Photo from the 53rd Separate Mechanized Brigade named after Prince Volodymyr Monomakh

Children play football in Kharkiv with destroyed civilian infrastructure in the background. June 2024.

Photo: Serhii Korovainyi

Azov Brigade servicemen hold flares during the funeral of Nazar Hryntsevych, callsign “Grinka”, at a cemetery in Vinnytsia. Ukrainian defender of the Azov Brigade was killed on the battlefield fighting with Russian forces. June 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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