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A Russian rocket hit a residential building in Zaporizhzhia. One person died, 9 people were injured. – Anatolii Kurtiev, Acting Mayor of Zaporizhzhia


The Armed Forces of Ukraine made 20 strikes against the Russian troops. Mi-8 helicopter was destroyed in the Mykolaiv region, and a Su-25 attack aircraft was shot down in the Kherson region. Rocket and artillery units carried out about 290 firing missions, hit a pontoon crossing in Nova Kakhovka and 2 clusters of Russian weapons. – Operational Command “South”.


Over the past 24 hours, Russians have launched 5 missile and 14 airstrikes, carried out more than 60 rounds of anti-aircraft fire at military and civilian targets on the territory of Ukraine. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 24 September (approximation): 56300 troops; 2262 tanks; 4807 armored vehicles; 1361 artillery systems; 327 MLRS; 170 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 255 aircraft; 220 helicopters; 3681 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 956 tactical UAVs; 126 special military equipment; 240 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kharkiv, the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Zaporizhzhia, the Donetsk, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, the Odesa and the Kherson regions. 5 people were killed. 22 civilians were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 391 Ukrainian children have died, 773 children have been injured. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Almost all 215 Ukrainian soldiers released from Russian captivity have an extreme degree of anorexia. They are exhausted, contused, have a lot of hidden fractures and exacerbations of chronic diseases of various degrees. – Olena Tolkachova, Head of the Azov Regiment Patronage Service


The Armed Forces of Ukraine made 19 strikes against Russian positions. 14 areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment of the enemy and 5 positions of anti-aircraft missile systems were hit. In addition, 4 aircraft (Su-25, two Su-30 and one Su-34), 5 unmanned aerial vehicles and a cruise missile of the occupiers were destroyed. – 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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