The six hundred and seventh day (607) of the large-scale armed aggression of the russians against ours continues.


Northern Oblasts


About 500 Points of Invincibility in the capital are in a state of readiness. About 20 such points are currently operating.

15 families of immigrants received apartments in Kyiv. Housing was purchased with the funds of the city budget and provided to families of displaced persons for temporary free use.

A 50-meter mural was unveiled on the wall of a high-rise building in the Darnytskyi district of Kyiv to honor the memory of volunteers who died defending Ukraine. The picture shows the commander of the unit of the OUN volunteer battalion, Oleksiy Movchan from Kyiv with the call sign “Shadow”.


Kyiv Oblast

Drones were spotted in the airspace of Kyiv Oblast last night. The air alert lasted more than 2 hours. Air defense forces worked on the targets. On the territory of the region, there were no hits to objects of critical or residential infrastructure.

Today, October 23, residents of the Bucha raion of the Kyiv Oblast heard the sounds of explosions. Sappers worked on planned activities.

Chernihiv Oblast

On October 22, russian troops shelled the Semenivka community on the border of Chernihiv Oblast with mortars. Border guards recorded 12 explosions.

As of October 23, more than 4,000 hectares of territory in the region have not been demined. The process of demining without special machines can last from 10 years, but there are none in Chernihiv Oblast today.

Sumy Oblast

At night and in the morning, the russian army struck three communities of Sumy Oblast. 23 explosions were recorded. Krasnopillya, Znob-Novgorodske, and Seredina-Buda communities came under fire.

Eastern Oblasts

Kharkiv Oblast

Russian troops in the Kupyansk direction have moved heavy equipment away from the contact line and are conducting “meat assault” tactics. The russians throw up to 30 people on assaults without the support of equipment and suffer losses. During the day, the Armed Forces of Ukraine repelled 15 attacks of the russian army in the Kupyansk direction.

An 81-year-old resident of Dvorichna was injured as a result of russian shelling on October 22, and was hospitalized in a moderate condition. A 39-year-old woman from Kurylivka and three people from Kupyansk were also injured during the day.

As of the morning of October 23, 16 injured as a result of a rocket attack on the Nova Poshta terminal near Kharkiv remain in the hospital. Five people are in intensive care, two of them are in an extremely serious condition.

Electricity supply is being restored in Kurylivka, Kupyansk Oblast, after the russian strike with a guided aerial bomb on October 22. There were 530 consumers without electricity. 35 households that do not receive services due to hitting the local substation are left to recover.

Donetsk Oblast

On October 22, the russian military carried out 18 strikes on ten populated areas of Donetsk Oblast. As a result of the shelling, there were dead and wounded, gas pipelines, power lines, cars, houses, and a store were damaged, the regional police said.

Three people were killed by russian army shelling on October 22 in Avdiyivka, Vasyukivka and Kalynivka. Also in Donetsk Oblast, three residents were injured in Toretsk and Netailovo.

Since February 24, 2022, the russians have killed 1,751 civilians of Donetsk Oblast, wounded another 4,271. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.

Kramatorsk and Kramatorsk raion

In the Lysychansk direction, a house was damaged in Serebryanka of the Siverske community. Pereizne is under fire in the Zvanivka community, and Torske and Zarichne in the Lyman community.

Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk raion

Russian troops transfer new forces near Avdiyivka in Donetsk Oblast, despite “heavy losses” and difficulties in storming the positions of the Defense Forces.

Last day, Avdiyivka came under massive artillery shelling — 1 person was killed. Vesely Hay, Hanivka and Trudove were fired upon in the Kurakhove community; an infrastructure object is damaged.

The russian army launched a massive attack on the old part of Avdiyivka in the morning of October 23 – there is no information about injured or dead.

Bakhmut and Bakhmut raion

2 houses in Toretsk were damaged on the Horlivka direction. In the Chasiv Yar community, 5 private houses, a multi-storey building and an industrial building were damaged.

The Ukrainian Armed Forces advance near Bakhmut and have success in the area of Klishchiivka and Andriyivka. Due to losses, the russian troops transfer additional units to this section of the front.

Volnovakha and Volnovakha raion

In the Volnovakha direction, Vuhledar was subjected to 7 artillery fire, 2 mortar fire, 1 hail fire and an airstrike. Commercial buildings were damaged in Bohoyavlenka.


The russian occupiers are demolishing the building of the first Mariyinska Girls’ Gymnasium in Mariupol, which housed Collegium School No. 1. It was built in 1894. After the Second World War, a school was opened, which was destroyed by the russian army in 2022.

A russian bulker entered the port of occupied Mariupol for the first time. On October 22, it moored at the quay of the Ship Repair Plant.

Luhansk Oblast

Full-time university students are being mobilized in the occupied Luhansk Oblast. In particular, at the Donbas State Technical University in Alchevsk, students are forced to take academic leave.

Southern Oblasts

Mykolayiv Oblast

On October 22, russian troops attacked the Kutsurub community in the Mykolayiv Oblast. There are no injured or dead.

On October 21, the region hosted the first event of volunteers from the project “Building Ukraine Together” in the south of Ukraine. As part of the project in Mykolaiv Oblast, buildings damaged during the war will be restored in Halytsynivska settlement community.

In Mykolaiv, on October 22, 26 small enterprises took part in a charity fair called “Girl’s Eyes”. The purpose of the event is to raise money for female military personnel. Entrepreneurs donate a tenth of the money received during the promotion to this cause.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

177 hits: the enemy fired at 24 settlements in the Zaporizhzhia Oblast. As a result of an enemy attack on the civilian sector, the house was damaged. Civilians were not injured.

In the Zaporizhzhia direction, the Defense Forces repelled all attacks of the russian army in the Verbove and Robotyne areas, and in the Melitopol raion, the offensive operation is continuing.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast continues to receive internally displaced persons. Currently, 230,000 forcibly displaced persons are registered in the region. Evacuation of citizens from front-line settlements continues.

It was noisy in occupied Tokmak today. Locals reported 3 explosions.

Odesa Oblast

9 drones were shot down over Odesa Oblast, the debris damaged the roof of the warehouse building of the port infrastructure, no one was injured.

The russian army took two missile-carrying frigates with 16 Calibers on board to the Black Sea. The missile threat level is extremely high.

9 russian-language advertising signs were dismantled in Odesa. In total, over the past week, almost 40 advertising structures placed in violation of the law were removed in the city.

Kherson Oblast

Since the beginning of this day, russian troops have released 14 guided aerial bombs over the Kherson Oblast. In particular, at night they attacked populated areas of the Beryslav raion: a wounded man.

The russian army shelled Dar’ivka in the Kherson Oblast. Wounded man. He was hospitalized with a mine-explosive injury, a traumatic leg amputation and in a state of shock.

Yesterday, the russian army hit the Kherson Oblast with ballistic missiles. Probably used “Iskander-M” in the direction of Bilozerka community.

After the shelling of Ivanivka, Kherson raion, rescuers retrieved the bodies of a man and a woman from under the rubble of the building. The russian military attacked the village from the air in the evening of October 22. They destroyed the private house in which the dead were staying.

In Kherson, three people were exposed who corrected the shelling of the russian military in the city. According to their coordinates, in September 2023, the russian army completely destroyed two private houses and damaged five houses, 10 people were injured. One was informed of suspicion of treason, the other two – of disseminating information about the movement, movement and location of the Armed Forces.

Central Oblasts

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

Four houses were damaged by shelling in Nikopol, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, in the afternoon of October 22. Six commercial buildings, a car and a power line were also affected. There are no injured or dead.

On the morning of October 23, the military forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed an Kh-59 missile of the russian army over the Synelnyky raion of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast. The night passed without shelling.

Kirovohrad Oblast

In the village of Dmytrivka, Kropyvnytskyi raion, an Alley of memory was established for the residents of the community who died in the russian-Ukrainian war. The banners featured photos of 18 compatriots who died in the war since 2014.

In Kropyvnytskyi, pyrotechnicians destroyed ten 50 mm mortar mines from past wars. They were discovered by the residents of Krypny on one of the streets and immediately called the rescuers.

Since March 2023, the regional branch of the public organization “Immigrants of Ukraine” in the Kirovohrad Oblast has been providing migrants with legal assistance, assistance with employment, finding housing, food and hygiene kits.

Cherkasy Oblast

An agent of the russia who corrected missile strikes on military and critical infrastructure in Cherkasy Oblast was sentenced to life imprisonment. He came to the region as an immigrant from Kherson, where he joined the “Liberal Democratic Party of russia”, which set up its “cell” there. He was detained in May this year while photographing the local enterprise Ukroboronprom.

The staff of the Cherkasy Oblast Cardiology Center collected funds and purchased two “maviks” for the Third Assault Brigade. One of them is equipped with a thermal imager, which will allow soldiers to see the enemy and his movements at night.

The chaplains of the Cherkasy Local Territorial Defebce forces received mobile chapels made by mortarmen. They were handed over to the chaplains of all battalions of 118 separate territorial defense brigades. These mobile chapels are the first of their kind in the Armed Forces.

Poltava Oblast

People with disabilities living in Poltava Oblast can receive financial assistance from the National Assembly of People with Disabilities. Project coordinators work in the Karlivka and Opishnyany communities, who collect data and survey those to whom such assistance is provided.

Karate player from Poltava Svyatoslav Stegniy sells his competition awards at auctions. He transfers the collected money to the needs of the military. In total, it was possible to collect 20 thousand hryvnias.

Vinnytsia Oblast

At night, air defense forces shot down a russian drone in Vinnytsia.

In the year and a half since the beginning of the full-scale war, as of the end of September, 840 enterprises have moved to safer regions in Ukraine under the business relocation program. The largest part of businesses chose Zakarpattia and Lviv Oblasts for a new place of work — 120 and 199 companies, respectively. 43 enterprises relocated to Vinnytsia.

Cadets of the Kharkiv National University, which moved to Vinnytsia, replenish the local blood bank for the treatment of military personnel. Donations are added one by one.

Western Oblasts

Rivne Oblast

The military forces of the territorial defense of the Armed Forces of Latvia, led by the commander, Colonel Kaspars Pudans, visited the Rivne Oblast. Together with the head of Rivne OMA, they discussed possible directions of cooperation and support of military units, planned measures that will strengthen the work of the military.

Integrating veterans and displaced persons into everyday life – for this purpose, they plan to create a single hub in Rivne. It is about providing assistance with employment, integration, implementation of business ideas.

Volyn Oblast

In Kovel, several dozens of people staged an action in support of Azov residents, who have been in russian captivity for 18 months, the city council reported. The action was organized by relatives of prisoners and local athletes.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast

Air defense has worked twice in Khmelnytskyi, there is no information about damage.


Stand-up artist and blogger Mark Kutsevalov started a walking journey from Chernivtsi to Kamianets-Podilskyi. He covered 100 kilometers in 24 hours without sleep. The goal of his campaign is to collect UAH 5 million for a car for demining by the military.

30 participants, including representatives of the scientific community of Kamianets-Podilskyi, attended the first day of the seminar for young people “How to start your own business and develop it successfully?”, which took place in the premises of the “Plast” scout organization.

Chernivtsi Oblast

In the villages of Serbychany and Vashkivtsi, Alleys of Glory were opened to fallen Heroes.

A memorial plaque to the fallen soldier Andrii Dragomir was installed at the Verkhnopetrovtske Lyceum No. 1. A soldier died as a result of mortar shelling in Donetsk Oblast.

Entrepreneurs of the Hlyboka community rallied to support the army. They collected money and purchased an SUV, did its maintenance and handed the vehicle over to the fighters of the 107th separate brigade of the Bukovyna Territorial Defense Forces.

Health care institutions of the region received 8 ventilators with consumables for them and 14 patient monitors. This is humanitarian aid from the Center for Public Health of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

Ternopil Oblast

An action was held in Ternopil in support of the captured defenders of “Azovstal”. Their relatives, friends, acquaintances, residents of Ternopil and immigrants came to the Theater Maidan.

Zakarpattia Oblast

Transcarpathia joined the implementation of the “Veteran’s Assistant” experimental project: registration of candidates continues. The introduction of the Veteran’s Assistant Institute is designed to facilitate access to necessary services and assistance for our defenders and their families. You can apply on the e-Veteran portal.

Last modified: 25 Жовтня, 2023