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Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have destroyed more than 81,000 Ukrainian civil infrastructure facilities, including more than 62,000 residential buildings. – Andrii Kostin, Prosecutor General of Ukraine


As of February 23, due to Russian military aggression, 9,655 Ukrainian civilians were killed, including 461 children. In addition, Russian occupiers committed more than 68,000 war crimes. Ukrainian law enforcement officers recorded 952 cases of Russian forces using prohibited cluster mines, chemical and incendiary munitions. – Andrii Kostin, Prosecutor General of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 23 February 2023 (approximation): 145850 troops; 3350 tanks; 6593 armored vehicles; 2352 artillery systems; 471 MLRS; 244 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 299 aircraft; 287 helicopters; 5215 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 2029 tactical UAVs; 228 special military equipment; 873 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 11 strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment and 1 strike on an anti-aircraft missile system at the firing position of Russian occupiers. Moreover, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit a Russian command post and an enemy ammunition depot. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 2 people were killed. 9 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On February 23, Ukrainian air defense forces shot down a Russian UAV in the Kyiv region. – Yurii Ihnat, Spokesman for the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian forces have launched almost 5,000 missiles and 3,500 air strikes on the territory of Ukraine, as well as almost 1,100 attacks using UAVs. – Oleksii Hromov, Deputy head of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

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Mykhailo Bakaliuk, 41, a Ukrainian amputee soldier injured during the Ukrainian counteroffensive in the Zaporizhzhia region, uses a machine to learn how to walk with a prosthetic leg. Lviv, September 2023.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP News Agency

Bohdan, a Ukrainian soldier from the 10th Separate Mountain Assault Brigade “Edelveis,” keeps practicing playing his musical instrument, a trembita, when he has free time.

By Kostiantyn Liberov & Vlada Liberova

A road sign damaged by cluster munition due to a Russian shelling on the outskirts of Kharkiv.

By Ivan Alvarado / Reuters

A Ukrainian serviceman stands in position near the border with Belarus in the Zhytomyr region. September 2023.

By Gleb Garanich / Reuters

A Ukrainian soldier is preparing to release a drone that will fly over temporarily occupied territories in search of Russian heavy weapons and air defense installations. September 2023.

By Lynsey Addario

At night on September 25, 2023, Russian forces targeted the port infrastructure in Odesa with drones and missiles. Due to another enemy attack, a well-known city location — a seaport building with a nearby hotel, as well as a grain warehouse, suffered destruction.

By Andrii Stavnitser / Facebook

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