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


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 27 December (approximation): 103220 troops; 3016 tanks; 6024 armored vehicles; 1998 artillery systems; 418 MLRS; 212 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 283 aircraft; 267 helicopters; 4652 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 16 military boats; 1707 tactical UAVs; 179 special military equipment; 653 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In Kherson, gas supply was completely restored. 83% of consumers are connected to power supply. Water supply in the city has been restored by 92%, heat supply – by 76%. – Kherson City Council.


Russian forces shelled a hospital maternity ward in Kherson. There were no casualties. – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine

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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.

By Roman Pilipey for Getty Images

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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