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U.S. lawmakers from both parties interviewed by the Voice of America came out in favor of providing Ukraine with the long-range weapons and fighter jets it needs to conduct its long-awaited counteroffensive, with some calling for the delivery timetable to be sped up.

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General Staff: Russia has lost 45,550 troops in Ukraine since Feb. 24

by The Kyiv Independent news desk August 23, 2022 9:35 AM 1 min read
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Ukraine’s General Staff reported on Aug. 23 that Russia had also lost 1,921 tanks, 4,238 armored fighting vehicles, 1,033 artillery systems, 266 multiple launch rocket systems, 146 air defense systems, 198 helicopters, 234 airplanes, 817 drones, and 15 boats.

These are the indicative estimates of Russia’s combat losses as of Aug. 23, according to the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

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