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Russia's losses in Ukraine as of February 26: 880 troops and 13 tanks

Russia's losses in Ukraine as of February 26: 880 troops and 13 tanks General Staff updates data on Russian losses in Ukraine (Getty Images)
Author: Maria Kholina

Russian losses in the war in Ukraine as of Monday morning, February 26, amounted to 880 occupiers, with the total number of losses for the Russian army since the invasion beginning reaching 410,700 soldiers. Additionally, the Ukrainian Armed Forces destroyed 13 enemy tanks, 12 artillery systems, and 37 armored vehicles, according to the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

The overall Russian combat losses from February 24, 2022 to February 26, 2024 are estimated as follows:

  • Personnel: approximately 410,700 (+880) individuals eliminated;
  • Tanks: 6,555 (+13) units;
  • APV (Armored personnel vehicles): 12,478 (+37) units;
  • Artillery systems: 9,993 (+12) units;
  • MLRS (Multiple launch rocket system): 1,000 (+1) unit;
  • Anti-aircraft warfare systems: 686 (+2) units;
  • Aircraft: 340 units;
  • Helicopters: 325 units;
  • UAV operational-tactical level: 7,707 (+26) units;
  • Cruise missiles: 1,910 (+3) units;
  • Warships/boats: 25 units;
  • Submarines: 1 unit;
  • Vehicles and fuel tankers: 13,037 (+26) units;
  • Special equipment: 1,580 (+2) units.

Frontline situation

Ukrainian military repelled 25 enemy attacks in the Avdiivka direction, held positions, and repelled assaults by occupation forces in the Kherson direction. Aviation struck 2 Russian air defense missile systems.

According to a report from the Institute for the Study of War, over the past week, Russian forces advanced west of Kreminna in the area of Yampolivka and Terny. Preliminary information indicates that the Ukrainian Armed Forces regained some positions near Solodke (southwest of Donetsk).