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05:25

The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed a Russian 152-mm self-propelled howitzer 2A65 “Msta-B”, a 120 mm self-propelled mortar system 2S9 “Nona-S”, 2 enemy ammunition depots, and 1 field station in the settlements of Dudchany, Davydov Brod and Voskresenske in the Kherson and the Mykolaiv regions on August 27. – Operational Command “South”

08:04

Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on August 27. 1 person was killed. 2 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration

08:57

Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 28 August (approximation): 46750 troops; 1942 tanks; 4257 armored vehicles; 1050 artillery systems; 274 MLRS; 148 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 234 aircraft; 202 helicopters; 3171 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 838 tactical UAVs; 99 special military equipment; 196 cruise missiles. Russian enemy suffered the greatest losses (of the past day) at the Donetsk direction. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

09:36

Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 379 Ukrainian children have died, 733 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office

11:23

The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed one of the biggest military bases of Russian occupiers in Melitopol in the Zaporizhzhia region. – Ivan Fedorov, Mayor of Melitopol

13:12

As of August 28, Ukraine has returned the bodies of another 541 dead Ukrainian servicemen. – Press service of the Ministry for Reintegration of the Temporary Occupied Territories

16:14

The Armed Forces of Ukraine shot down a Russian UAV on August 28. – Press service of the Air command “Center”

21:16

In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Zaporizhzhia, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kharkiv, the Donetsk, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, the Kherson, the Sumy, the Chernihiv, and the Rivne regions. 3 people were killed. 14 citizens were injured, including 2 children. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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Women from the volunteer center “Zmist” in Poltava make a camouflage net for Ukrainian defenders.

By Elena Tita

Active construction of the fortifications on the second defense lines is currently ongoing in the Sumy and Kharkiv regions.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

On Independence Square in Kyiv, a peaceful demonstration was held by the families of Ukrainian defenders who were reported missing during hostilities. Currently, more than 37,000 Ukrainian citizens are considered missing under extraordinary circumstances, including Ukrainian soldiers.

By Andrii Yakymenko / Instagram

A rehabilitation center for Ukrainian soldiers who have partially or entirely lost their sight due to combat injuries in the Lviv region. Here, Ukrainian defenders learn to navigate in space, move on their own, cook food, work with a computer and mobile, and learn Braille.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

A rehabilitation center for Ukrainian soldiers who have partially or entirely lost their sight due to combat injuries in the Lviv region. Here, Ukrainian defenders learn to navigate in space, move on their own, cook food, work with a computer and mobile, and learn Braille.

By Konstantyn & Vlada Liberov

A Ukrainian soldier, Bohdan, call-sign “Khimik” from the 5th Assault Brigade of the AFU, cooks as his fellow soldier Serhii, call-sign “Moped,” plays with a cat after their return from a 4-day frontline rotation near Chasiv Yar, the Donetsk region. April 2024.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP Photo

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