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Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 29 August 2023 (approximation): 261840 troops; 4414 tanks; 8579 armored vehicles; 5450 artillery systems; 733 MLRS; 500 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 316 helicopters; 7909 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4387 tactical UAVs; 820 special military equipment; 1419 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 8 citizens were killed. 14 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Ukraine has returned the bodies of another 84 dead Ukrainian servicemen from the temporarily occupied territories. – Oleh Kotenko, Commissioner for Persons Missing in Special Circumstances


Over the past day, Ukrainian artillery units carried out 1,200 fire missions on the Tavriia axis. 91 Russian occupiers were eliminated, and 235 more were wounded. In addition, Ukrainian defenders destroyed 34 units of enemy military equipment, 2 enemy ammunition depots, and 3 Russian command posts. – Oleksandr Tarnavskyi, Commander of “Tavriia” operational-strategic group of troops

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Mykhailo Bakaliuk, 41, a Ukrainian amputee soldier injured during the Ukrainian counteroffensive in the Zaporizhzhia region, uses a machine to learn how to walk with a prosthetic leg. Lviv, September 2023.

By Roman Pilipey for AFP News Agency

Bohdan, a Ukrainian soldier from the 10th Separate Mountain Assault Brigade “Edelveis,” keeps practicing playing his musical instrument, a trembita, when he has free time.

By Kostiantyn Liberov & Vlada Liberova

A road sign damaged by cluster munition due to a Russian shelling on the outskirts of Kharkiv.

By Ivan Alvarado / Reuters

A Ukrainian serviceman stands in position near the border with Belarus in the Zhytomyr region. September 2023.

By Gleb Garanich / Reuters

A Ukrainian soldier is preparing to release a drone that will fly over temporarily occupied territories in search of Russian heavy weapons and air defense installations. September 2023.

By Lynsey Addario

At night on September 25, 2023, Russian forces targeted the port infrastructure in Odesa with drones and missiles. Due to another enemy attack, a well-known city location — a seaport building with a nearby hotel, as well as a grain warehouse, suffered destruction.

By Andrii Stavnitser / Facebook

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