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National Police Investigators have recorded 582 war crimes in the territories of the Kharkiv region liberated from the Russian invaders. – Alona Matvieieva, Spokeswoman of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 17 strikes on Russian positions during the day: 14 areas of concentration of manpower and military equipment, 3 strongholds and 7 positions of anti-aircraft missile systems were hit. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 395 Ukrainian children have died, 777 children have been injured. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Kharkiv, the Sumy, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Zaporizhzhia, the Donetsk, the Luhansk, the Mykolaiv, the Odesa, and the Kherson regions. 5 people were killed. 16 civilians were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 28 September (approximation): 58150 troops; 2312 tanks; 4889 armored vehicles; 1381 artillery systems; 331 MLRS; 175 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 262 aircraft; 224 helicopters; 3742 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 15 military boats; 989 tactical UAVs; 131 special military equipment; 242 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


4 ships left the ports of “Chornomorsk” and “Pivdennyi” with 115 thousand tons of agricultural products for the countries of Africa, Asia and Europe on board. – Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority


Pharmacies opened in 4 de-occupied communities of the Kharkiv region: in Balakliia, Barvinkove, Pechenihy and Malynivka. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration


The European Union transferred €500 million of budget support to Ukraine. – Olivér Várhelyi, European Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Policy


Russians carried out 2 missile and 3 air strikes, more than 6 MLRS attacks during the current day. More than 8 settlements were affected by the strikes. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Ukraine has conducted 20 exchanges with the Russian Federation and returned more than 800 military and civilian prisoners since the beginning of the full-scale invasion. – Dmytro Lubinets, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine


The Armed Forces of Ukraine hit 2 enemy strongholds, a command post, 4 areas of concentration of manpower and equipment, and a relay station. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

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Norway transferred 8 Leopard 2 tanks and 4 support vehicles to Ukraine.

Photo from the Norwegian Armed Forces

Due to Russian military aggression, the city of Avdiivka in the Donetsk region became almost a ghost city with empty streets and destroyed buildings.

By Petro Batanov

A woman with her cat during the evacuation of civilians in Siversk, the Donetsk region.

By Diego Herrera Carcedo / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images

A woman cries near her high-rise building destroyed by Russian shelling in Kramatorsk, the Donetsk region.

By Ignacio Marin / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images

The funeral ceremony of Serhii Myronchykov, a Ukrainian serviceman from the “Da Vinci Wolves” battalion, who was killed near Bakhmut, the Donetsk region. March 2023. Hnidyn village, the Kyiv region.

By Roman Pilipey for Getty Images

Sofiia Ponomarenko, a high school student, stands in the Mykhailo-Kotsiubynskyi Lyceum in the Chernihiv region. This educational establishment was destroyed by Russian missiles.

By Mariia Markovska

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