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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 25 February 2022 to 24 December 2023 (approximation): 353950 troops; 5877 tanks; 10919 armored vehicles; 8347 artillery systems; 934 MLRS; 613 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 329 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 11075 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 22 military boats; 1 submarine; 6436 tactical UAVs; 1234 special military equipment; 1616 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on December 25, Ukrainian defenders shot down 28 out of 31 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones, an X-59 aircraft missile in the Zaporizhzhia direction and an X-31P anti-radar missile from the Black Sea used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The Air Force’s air defense missile units destroyed two enemy aircraft: Su-34 and Su-30SM. General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Khmelnytskyi, Kirovohrad, Donetsk, Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Sumy, Chernihiv, Kharkiv, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least one citizen was killed, and five more were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Ukraine received $1.34 billion as the Sixth Additional Financing under the World Bank’s Public Expenditures for Administrative Capacity Endurance in Ukraine (PEACE) project — Ministry of Finance of Ukraine

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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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