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On October 24, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian Osa anti-aircraft missile system and 3 enemy ammunition depots in the Beryslav and Kakhovskyi regions in the South of Ukraine. – Operational Command “South”


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on October 24. 10 people were killed. 3 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 430 Ukrainian children have died, 821 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 25 October (approximation): 68420 troops; 2611 tanks; 5321 armored vehicles; 1674 artillery systems; 377 MLRS; 190 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 271 aircraft; 248 helicopters; 4054 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 16 military boats; 1372 tactical UAVs; 149 special military equipment; 350 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Ukraine has received an additional $500 million from the World Bank – with a guarantee from the United Kingdom. These funds will be used for financing social, educational, and healthcare expenditures. – Press release of the World Bank


From Tuesday, October 25, the Czech government has banned Russian citizens from entering the Czech republic with Schengen visas. – Official website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech republic


Ukraine has returned the bodies of another 25 dead Ukrainian servicemen. – Press service of the Ministry for Reintegration of the Temporary Occupied Territories


Russian occupiers shelled a civilian vehicle in the Kherson region on October 24. 2 people – a man and a woman were killed. A 5-year-old girl was injured. – Yevhen Ryshchuk, Mayor of Oleshky (The city in the Kherson region)


On October 25, 4 more ships left Ukrainian ports “Odesa” and “Pivdennyi” through the “grain corridor”. 107,200 tons of Ukrainian agricultural products are on board, heading to countries of Europe. – Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine


On October 25, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 2 Russian warehouses with ammunition, an enemy tank, an enemy MT-LB, and 6 Russian military auto vehicles in the Kherson region. – Operational Command “South”


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Dnipropetrovsk, the Donetsk, the Sumy, the Kharkiv, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, the Kherson, and the Zaporizhzhia regions. 12 people were killed. 11 citizens were injured [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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Ukrainian soldiers prepare a UAV for a launch to attack the positions of Russian forces at night.

Photo from the 36 Separate Marine Brigade named after Rear Admiral Mykhailo Bilynskyi

A crater from an enemy missile in the Buchanskyi district of the Kyiv region. Due to the massive Russian attack on February 15, 2024, about four dozen houses were damaged in the area. Fortunately, there are no casualties.

By Thomas Peter / Reuters

A man rides past a residential multi-story building damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

“Valentynka” (greeting card on St. Valentine’s Day) in the middle of broken glass on the floor of a school damaged by a Russian missile strike. Lviv, February 15, 2024.

By Anastasiia Smolienko / Ukrinform

On February 14, 2024, Russia launched a missile strike at the maternity ward and a five-story residential building in Selydove, the Donetsk region. Due to an attack, 3 people were killed, including a child and a pregnant woman, and another 12 were injured.

Photo from the National Police of Ukraine

A Ukrainian deputy commander, call sign “Chicken”, of the Separate Assault Battalion “Aidar” at the positions in the East of Ukraine while shooting a D30 howitzer. February 2024.

By Wojciech Grzedzinski

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