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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 27 December 2023 (approximation): 355750 troops; 5913 tanks; 10973 armored vehicles; 8376 artillery systems; 934 MLRS; 616 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 329 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 11140 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 23 military boats; 1 submarine; 6471 tactical UAVs; 1240 special military equipment; 1620 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on December 27, Ukrainian defenders shot down 32 out of 46 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops attacked the Khmelnytskyi, Kirovohrad, Donetsk, Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Sumy, Chernihiv, Vinnytsia, Kharkiv, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Odesa, and Kherson regions. At least 9 citizens were killed, and 22 more were injured – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On the evening of December 26, the Russian army attacked Kherson’s railway station and an evacuation train, where about 140 civilians were at the time of the attack. One person was reported dead and at least 4 wounded. – Kherson Regional Military Administration


Since the beginning of the full-scale invasion, Russia has launched 465 chemical attacks on the Ukrainian military. – Command of the Support Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


As a result of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, more than 400 Ukrainian athletes have been killed. – Vadym Gutzeit, President of the National Olympic Committee


Due to the Russian shelling on December 26, 70% of Kherson is left without electricity. Power engineers are already working on emergency repairs. – Kherson Regional Military Administration

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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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