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The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 2 Russian ammunition depots and 2 enemy military bases in the Zaporizhzhia, the Luhansk, and the Kherson regions on August 24. – Operational Command “South”


The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down 4 Russian UAVs on August 24. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 24. 3 people were killed. 1 citizen was injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Rocket attacks on the Dnipropetrovsk region on August 25. 8 people were injured, including 3 children. Local residential buildings were damaged. – Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 25 August (approximation): 45850 troops; 1929 tanks; 4245 armored vehicles; 1037 artillery systems; 272 MLRS; 148 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 234 aircraft; 202 helicopters; 3160 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 828 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


Russian occupiers shelled the passenger cars at the Chaplyne station in the Dnipropetrovsk region on August 24. 25 people were killed, including 2 children. 31 citizens were injured. The rescue operation was finished. – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the President’s Office


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 376 Ukrainian children have died, 733 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


The Spanish government has transferred to Ukraine a new military aid package. It includes an air defense battery, 20 armored vehicles, 75 pallets with artillery shells, and 1000 tons of diesel. – Official Twitter page of the Spanish Ministry of Defense


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kyiv, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Donetsk, the Mykolaiv, the Khmelnytskyi, the Chernihiv, the Sumy, the Poltava, the Kharkiv, the Luhansk, the Kherson, and the Zaporizhzhia regions. 29 people were killed, including 3 children. 46 citizens were injured, including 5 children. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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The first Canadian Leopard 2 tank for the Armed Forces of Ukraine has arrived in Poland.

Photo from the Department of National Defence/Handout via Reuters (Reuters)

Yaroslava, the daughter of killed Ukrainian soldier Ihor Bezohliuk, puts his photo on the part of the memorial wall for Ukrainian defenders who died since the full-scale Russian invasion. February 2023.

By Roman Pilipey for Getty Images

People look at destroyed Russian military vehicles on display in Mykhailivskyi Square in Kyiv. February 2023.

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Volunteer workers are building a roof over a house destroyed during the Russian occupation. Bucha, the Kyiv region. February 2023.

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People walk past anti-tank metal barriers known as “hedgehogs” at Independence Square in Kyiv. February 2023.

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Recently released from Russian captivity, the Ukrainian defender Maksym Kolesnykov tastes a fresh apple for the first time in almost a year.

Photo from the Presidential Office of Ukraine

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