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On July 30, Ukrainian missile troops and gunners hit two locations with Russian troops, 8 enemy artillery units at the firing positions, an enemy anti-aircraft missile system, and two Russian electronic warfare stations. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out 7 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 31 July 2023 (approximation): 246190 troops; 4211 tanks; 8188 armored vehicles; 4816 artillery systems; 699 MLRS; 460 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 315 aircraft; 311 helicopters; 7292 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 18 military boats; 4017 tactical UAVs; 715 special military equipment; 1347 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Over the past week, the Armed Forces of Ukraine liberated about two square kilometers of Ukrainian territories from Russian occupation on the Bakhmut axis. In addition, Ukrainian defenders took back more than 12 square kilometers in the south of Ukraine. – Hanna Maliar, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 498 Ukrainian children have been killed, and 1,081 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. Moreover, 1,037 Ukrainian children were reported missing, and 19,546 were deported. At the same time, 15,530 Ukrainian children were found, and 386 returned home. – Prosecutor General’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. 2 people were killed. 19 citizens were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Ukraine has already restored about 65% of over 700 heat supply facilities damaged by Russian shellings. At the same time, affected thermal generation enterprises have been restored by almost 100%. – Oleksandr Kubrakov, Minister for Communities, Territories, and Infrastructure Development of Ukraine


Ukraine received $1,25 billion in grant funds from the USA. The involved grant funding will be aimed at reimbursing state budget expenditures, particularly to pay wages for government employees and payments under certain state social assistance programs (IDPs, people with disabilities, low-income families and housing, utility subsidies) and other social payments. – Ministry of Finance of Ukraine

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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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