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Bitter loss: Russia loses three attack helicopters in 30 minutes


Russia again suffers great losses in the Ukraine war. Kyiv is repelling attacks on several fronts. The news ticker.

Russia again suffers great losses in the Ukraine war.

Kyiv is repelling attacks on several fronts.

The news ticker.

  • Airstrikes:

    Ukraine reports shelling of Russian positions.

  • Recruited prisoners:

    Wagner mercenaries "killed, injured or missing"

  • Editor's note: 

    Read the latest developments from the Ukraine conflict in our new ticker.

    The information on the Ukraine war processed here comes partly from the warring parties in Russia and Ukraine.

    They can therefore not be independently checked in part.

+++ 7.20 p.m .:

As of tonight, the Ukrainian armed forces were able to repel Russian attacks on the Lyman and Avdiivka fronts.

At the same time, the Russians are advancing on the Bakhmut front, according to the evening report of the Ukrainian general staff.

During the day, Ukraine's anti-aircraft defense reportedly destroyed three Russian Ka-52 attack helicopters operating in the Donetsk region within 30 minutes.

They also shot down a Russian Su-25 fighter jet in the Bakhmut region.


Ukrainian soldiers in Bakhmut.

A US representative recommends a reorganization of troops - away from the embattled city.

(archive image)

© LIBKOS/dpa

Russia continues to suffer high losses in the Ukraine war: almost 700 soldiers died in one day

+++ 12.57 p.m .:

Ukraine was able to destroy two tanks and planes and three drones compared to the previous day.

This was announced by the Ukrainian General Staff on Tuesday morning.

However, the figures cannot be independently verified.

Losses for Russia in the Ukraine war: New figures known

+++ 8.35 a.m .:

On Tuesday morning (January 24), the Ukrainian general staff published new figures on Russian losses in the Ukraine war.

The numbers cannot be independently verified.

  • Soldiers:

    122,170 (+690)

  • Tanks:

    3152 (+2)

  • Armored fighting vehicles:

    6284 (+8)

  • Vehicles and fuel tanks:

    4944 (+8)

  • Artillery systems:

    2148 (+2)

  • Multiple Rocket Launchers:

    448 (+1)

  • Air defense systems:

    220 (+0)

  • Aircraft:

    289 (+2)

  • Helicopters:

    281 (+4)

  • Drones:

    1897 (+3)

  • Boats:

    18 (+0)

  • (Source: Ukrainian General Staff report of January 24)

Losses in the Ukraine war: Ukraine bombs logistics warehouses from Russia

Update from Tuesday, January 24, 7:15 a.m .:

According to Ukraine, Russia suffered losses again on the last day of the war.

Three Russian positions and a logistics warehouse with rockets and artillery are said to have been hit.

The Luftwaffe carried out nine other attacks on Russian concentration areas, one of them on the position of an anti-aircraft system.

This was announced by the military leadership in Kyiv.

In addition, two SU-25 aircraft and a Ka-52 helicopter were shot down.

Pictures of the Ukraine war: great horror and small moments of happiness

Pictures of the Ukraine war: great horror and small moments of happiness

Losses in the Ukraine war: Russia loses soldiers in Zaporizhia

+++ 9.40 p.m .:

The Russian army lost more than 50 soldiers in battles with the Ukrainian military on Friday (January 20) and Saturday (January 21) in the Ukrainian region of Zaporizhia, 16 of whom were killed.

This was announced by the Ukrainian General Staff on Monday evening (January 23), updating an earlier communication.

Weapons and military equipment were also destroyed.

The General Staff also said that the number of wounded Russian soldiers in the Kherson region has increased significantly since the beginning of January.

The local hospitals are full.

All seriously wounded are concentrated in the health facilities in the region.

Losses in the Ukraine war: Russia loses fighter jets and attack helicopters

+++ 6.30 p.m .:

On Monday (January 23) anti-aircraft guns of the Ukrainian Air Force in the east of the country shot down six Russian air forces, including two planes and a helicopter.

This was announced by the Ukrainian Air Force Command.

Two Russian Su-25 fighter jets, a Ka-52 attack helicopter, two Ch-59 guided missiles and an Orlan-10 tactical drone were destroyed.

Losses in the Ukraine war: Russian mercenaries "killed, injured or missing"

+++ 5.15 p.m .:

Of the 50,000 recruits recruited in Russian prisons for the Ukraine war, only 10,000 are still with the troops, according to civil rights activists.

"The rest were killed, injured, disappeared, surrendered or deserted, including to Russia, gun in hand," said the NGO "Rus Sidyashchaia" ("Russia behind bars") on Monday in its telegram. channel with.

The prisoners were mainly recruited by the Wagner mercenary group.

+++ 2:00 p.m .:

Fierce fighting is raging around Bakhmut in the Donetsk region.

Ukraine is said to have achieved military successes here.

Ukrainian border guards have seized a Russian position near Bakhmut, the border guard service SBGSU reported.

A unit of the Ukrainian border guard launched mortar attacks.

As a result, Russian attackers left their posts.

The number of Russian casualties has yet to be determined.

Russia's losses in Ukraine: General Staff estimates 300,000 casualties

Update from Monday, January 23, 6:45 a.m .:

In an interview with


, Norway's chief of staff Eirik Kristoffersen commented on the number of fatalities in the Ukraine war.

According to Norwegian estimates, almost 180,000 Russian soldiers have been killed or injured in Ukraine.

Around 100,000 soldiers were killed or wounded on the Ukrainian side.

There are also around 30,000 Ukrainian civilians, which would bring the total to over 300,000.

Kristoffersen does not explain how the numbers come about in the program.

Russia Suffers Casualties in Ukraine War – “Is Putin Still Alive?”

First report from Thursday, January 19, 11:11 a.m.:

Kiev – In a video speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyj called for new help for his country in the fight against Russia.

Zelenskyj rejected possible peace negotiations with Moscow: "I don't know exactly who to talk to and what about."

In his speech in Davos, Zelenskyj also commented on his counterpart in Moscow, Vladimir Putin.

"I'm not sure if the Russian president who sometimes appears in front of a green screen is actually the [right] one.

I don't quite understand if he's alive, or if he's making the decisions, or whoever else is making the decisions there," Zelenskyy said.

There are witnesses that he is alive.

You can't say that about Putin.

Ukraine War - Russia intensifies attacks despite heavy casualties

Meanwhile, Russia has continued its attacks on Ukraine despite heavy losses in its own ranks.

Airstrikes by the Russian army were reported from many parts of the country.

The fighter jets are said to have started primarily from military bases in Belarus.

Russia is also moving parts of its heavy artillery closer to the border.

The Ukrainian Ministry of Defense also reported the destruction of six Russian tanks in the past 24 hours.

A combat helicopter is said to have been shot down.

In addition, 760 Russian soldiers were killed.

According to the Ukrainian Defense Ministry, more than 475,000 Russian soldiers have been injured or killed.

Around 1000 soldiers from Russia are said to be prisoners of war.

The information provided by the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense cannot be independently verified.

(talk with agencies)

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