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At night, the Air Force of the Ukrainian Armed Forces destroyed all five enemy targets – four missiles (2 Kalibr missiles and 2 Kh-59 missiles) and the “Shahed” attack drone. — Air Force of the Ukrainian Armed Forces


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 25 August 2023 (approximation): 259630 troops; 4378 tanks; 8521 armored vehicles; 5361 artillery systems; 724 MLRS; 495 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 7790 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4356 tactical UAVs; 802 special military equipment; 1409 cruise missiles. — General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Chernihiv, Sumy, Dnipropetrovsk, Zaporizhzhia, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Odesa, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 1 person was killed, and 9 civilians were injured by shelling. — Information from Regional Military Administrations


Slovenia joined the G7 Declaration on security guarantees for Ukraine presented at the NATO summit. — Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


Finland has approved the 18th military aid package for Ukraine, in which it will provide the Defense Forces of Ukraine with military equipment worth about €94 million. — Official website of the Finnish Government

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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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