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On June 29, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit 3 Russian command posts, 2 locations with Russian troops, an enemy electronic warfare station, and 13 enemy artillery units at the firing positions. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 11 strikes on locations with Russian troops. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 30 June 2023 (approximation): 228340 troops; 4041 tanks; 7863 armored vehicles; 4127 artillery systems; 630 MLRS; 389 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 308 helicopters; 6785 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 3519 tactical UAVs; 569 special military equipment; 1261 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


The German government has transferred Ukraine a new military aid package. In particular, it includes one air surveillance radar TRML-4D; 3 bridge-laying tanks Beaver; one mobile and protected mine clearing system; 2 border protection vehicles; and 16 trucks Zetros. – Official website of the Federal government of Germany


The World Bank approved allocating a loan to Ukraine of $1,5 billion under the guarantees of the Japanese government. – Press release of the World Bank


Russian occupiers are gradually leaving the territory of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant. – Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense


On June 30, Ukrainian defenders shot down 10 out of 13 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones used by Russian troops. In addition, Russian forces attacked Ukraine with 4 anti-aircraft-guided missiles from the S-300 air defense system. – Air Force 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. 5 citizens were killed. 9 people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


On June 30, Ukrainian forces hit a Russian military headquarters and an enemy fuel depot on the outskirts of the temporarily occupied Berdiansk in the Zaporizhzhia region. – Official Facebook page of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Russian occupiers have taken 185 Ukrainian children from the Kherson region to Russia. – Yurii Sobolevskyi, First Deputy Head of the Kherson Regional Council


The Danish government has approved the decision to provide Ukraine with a new military aid package worth about €170 million. In particular, it includes air defense missiles, ammunition, demining machines, and funds to purchase artillery shells. – Official website of the Danish Ministry of Defence

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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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