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The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian ammunition depot and an enemy 152-mm self-propelled howitzer 2S19 “Msta-S” in the South of Ukraine on August 23. – Operational Command “South”


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 23. 1 person was killed. 2 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 24 August (approximation): 45700 troops; 1924 tanks; 4243 armored vehicles; 1036 artillery systems; 266 MLRS; 147 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 234 aircraft; 199 helicopters; 3160 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 819 tactical UAVs; 99 special military equipment; 196 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Donetsk direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down a Russian helicopter Ka-52 in the East of Ukraine on August 24. – Press service of the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces


Rocket attacks on the city of Novyi Buh in the Mykolaiv region on August 24. 9 citizens were injured, including 2 children. Local residential buildings were damaged. – Vitalii Kim, Head of the Mykolaiv Regional Military Administration


The US government has approved the decision to provide Ukraine with a new military aid package of $2,98 billion worth. It will include additional weapons and equipment for the Ukrainian Army. – Official Website of the White House


British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a new military aid package for Ukraine of £54 million worth. In particular, it includes unmanned surveillance systems and anti-tank ammunition for the Armed Forces of Ukraine. – Official website of the British government


Russian occupiers shelled the passenger cars at the Chaplyne station in the Dnipropetrovsk region on August 24. 15 people were killed. About 50 citizens were injured. The rescue operation is ongoing. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kharkiv, the Zaporizhzhia, the Donetsk, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, the Kherson, the Sumy, the Poltava, and the Khmelnytskyi regions. 16 people were killed. 68 citizens were injured, including 3 children. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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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

Photo 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.

Photo by Dmytro “Orest” Kozatskyi

ukrainian serviceman died
People said their last goodbye to Roman Kosenko who died during the battles for Izium on March 9. Only after liberation of the city in September, it became possible to retrieve his body.

By Konstantin & Vlada Liberov

This man was one of the 17 buried in a mass grave in Izium. He lived and died defending Ukraine in the Armed Forces. 

By Yurii Larin

Mass burial site was found in the city of Izium after the Russian occupation.

By Marian Kushnir

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