The six hundred and eighth day (608) of the large-scale armed aggression of the russians against ours continues.


Northern oblasts


In Kyiv, the Pushkin Park was renamed in honor of Ukrainian writer Ivan Bahrianyi, but the monument to Pushkin was not dismantled. Under the slogan “Unmasking the enemy culture!”, activists of the Solomianski Kotyky covered the monument to Pushkin with a brightly colored net.

Kyiv Oblast

The SBU neutralized the FSB intelligence-combat group that was preparing sabotage attacks at the facilities of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the Ministry of Defense in the Kyiv Oblast. The group planned to use up to 10 drones with improvised explosives. It was established that these three people were recruited in 2018. They face up to 15 years in prison.

In Vasylkiv, a damaged high-rise building is being restored and insulated with the funds of the Fund for the Elimination of the Consequences of Armed Aggression. It was severely damaged by a blast wave yet at the beginning of the full-scale invasion.

A center for comprehensive rehabilitation of children with disabilities can be created in Bucha, Kyiv Oblast. The institution will practice innovative therapy technologies and accept children from neighboring communities.

Zhytomyr Oblast

Last night, air defense forces shot down enemy drones over the Zhytomyr Oblast. The number of the drones is not specified.

Chernihiv Oblast

Over the past 24 hours, russian troops shelled three communities in the border areas of the Chernihiv Oblast. Border guards recorded 86 explosions. The shelling consequences are being clarified.

Sumy Oblast

Over the past day, russian troops shelled the territory of the Sumy Oblast. There were a total of 147 hits. Six private residential buildings and a grain cleaning facility were damaged.

In the morning, the russian army shelled the Velyka Pysarivka community in the Sumy Oblast with automatic grenade launchers. 25 explosions were recorded.

Eastern oblasts

Kharkiv Oblast

The russian army carried out an air strike near Pishchane. Also, Ukrainian troops repelled eight attacks by russian occupiers, who used aircraft in the areas of Synkivka and Ivanivka in the Kupiansk sector.

Two men were killed as a result of artillery shelling of the village of Podoly on October 24. An outbuilding and a private house were destroyed, a fence and two cars were damaged.

Donetsk Oblast

Over the past day, the russian army bombarded 12 towns and villages in the Donetsk Oblast.

On October 24, one person was wounded by russian army shelling in the Donetsk Oblast. The information about two people who had been killed in the village of Stepne was also updated.

Since February 24, 2022, the Russians have killed 1,753 civilians of the Donetsk Oblast, and wounded another 4,274. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.

Kramatorsk and Kramatorsk Raion

In Markove, Kostiantynivka community, 3 houses and a shop were damaged as a result of shelling by the Russian military.

In the Lysychansk direction, 15 houses were damaged in Lyman, also 2 houses and a non-residential building were damaged in Siversk.

Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk Raion

Yesterday, in the Donetsk sector, one person was wounded in Soloviove of the Ocheretyne community. Novomykhailivka, Antonivka, and Paraskoviivka in the Maryinka community came under fire. In the morning, Avdiivka came under massive shelling. Hirnyk of the Kurakhove community suffered 2 air strikes.

In the morning, the russians launched a missile attack on Zaporizhzhia of the Pokrovsk community, damaging 3 houses.

Bakhmut and Bakhmut Raion

In the Chasiv Yar community, two high-rise buildings and one private house were damaged.

In the Soledar community, Rozdolivka, Vasiukivka and Minkivka came under fire. The house in Druzhba of the Toretsk community was damaged.

Volnovakha and Volnovakha Raion

In the Volnovakha direction, during the day, Vuhledar was hit with three mortar attacks, three attacks from AGS, one artillery shelling and one strike by a kamikaze drone. A house in Velyka Novosilka was damaged.


The russian occupiers in Mariupol announced the beginning of the heating season and the launch of 39 boiler houses, but local residents deny this information.

Luhansk Oblast

russian occupiers dropped six tons of aerial bombs on the village of Nevske within four hours of the previous day.

The russian occupiers brought fake psychologists under the control of the FSS (FSB) of the russian federation to the temporarily occupied territory of the Luhansk Oblast. They allegedly came for free help, but they have already started collecting information about disloyal Ukrainians to the occupying “administrations” of the russian federation, and “psychologists” are also agitating for the russian armed forces.

Southern oblasts

Mykolaiv Oblast

On October 24, russian troops shelled the Mykolaiv Oblast twice. The Ochakiv community came under artillery fire. There are no injured or dead.

On the night of October 24-25, units of the “South” air command shot down two russian attack drones of the “Shahed-131/136” type over the Mykolaiv Oblast.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

Yesterday, the occupiers made 181 strikes on 21 settlements. In particular, the enemy launched two missile strikes on Zaporizhzhia, 14 drone attacks on 10 cities and villages, and 7 MRLS attacks were recorded. 19 reports were received about the destruction of residential buildings and infrastructure facilities. No casualties.

In the Zaporizhzhia direction, the Defense Forces repelled all the attacks of the russian army south-east of Mala Tokmachka, and in the Melitopol Raion, they had partial success west of Verbove.

Kherson Oblast

In the late evening of October 24, the russian aviation released 13 guided bombs over the Kherson Oblast. A rescue operation is underway at the site of one of the hits. There are probably people under the rubble. In total, during the day, the russian army dropped 35 anti-aircraft missiles on the Oblast, launched a missile strike and attacked with the Shahed attack drone. The scale of the destruction is being clarified.

During the night, russian troops struck the Kherson Oblast 12 times. The Beryslav Raion was the most affected by nine airstrikes. Kherson was also shelled from artillery, and Antonivka was targeted at dawn from a tank. Komyshany and the Korabelny district of the regional center were shelled with artillery.

In the morning, the russian army dropped a guided aerial bomb on Beryslav of the Kherson Oblast. They targeted the house. Rescuers freed the body of a dead man from under the rubble.

The so-called “head” of the housing and communal services department in the occupation administration of Kherson will be tried for collaborationism. She supervised the implementation of the decisions of the leadership of the occupation administration in the field of housing policy. She faces up to 10 years in prison.

Central oblasts

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

On the night of October 25, russian troops fired more than half a dozen shells into the Marganets community of the Nikopol Raion. There was no destruction, no casualties or injuries.

213 schools, 24 higher education institutions, 32 colleges, as well as six railway and bus stations were “mined” in Dnipro during October 24. All objects were examined, no explosive objects were found.

An exhibition of the works of photographer Valery Kravchenko was opened in Dnipro. It is dedicated to the military and the life of the 128th Territorial Defence brigade. The exhibition will last two weeks. It will also be represented in Kyiv and Lviv.

Cherkasy Oblast

In the Cherkasy Oblast, an air alert lasted for more than four hours. The hostile targets in the sky above the region were eliminated by aviation. It has passed without consequences.

Cherkasy citizens can win three classes at the “Pilot” safe driving center, making a donation of UAH 300 to the Armed Forces of Ukraine. It is planned to buy a pickup for the military from 93 brigades for the funds raised.

In Cherkasy there was a play “After victory”, which played actors with disabilities. The project was implemented with the support of the Ukrainian Cultural Fund. The performance took place with mercy.

Poltava Oblast

This night, air defense worked in the Poltava Oblast.

In Poltava there was a meeting of relatives of the military who disappeared in special circumstances. It was organized by the NGO “Patriot” to provide consulting assistance in finding relatives.

Vinnytsia Oblast

Half a hundred stoves for the Armed Forces of Ukraine were made and sent to the front for the defenders of Vinnitsa by Vladyslav Moroz. The man is an entrepreneur. Since August 2022, he has been engaged in the development and production of heating stoves and solid fuel boilers for private homes and apartments.

Western Oblasts

Lviv Oblast

The Lviv Oblast became the first in Ukraine in terms of the number of relocated businesses. 199 companies from the areas where hostilities were or still underway have moved to the region.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast

The russian military fired at the Khmelnytskyi NPP at night. The explosion damaged the windows in administrative and household housings. More than 1800 consumers in the cities of Slavuta and Netishyn, the Khmelnytskyi Oblast, have also been left without electricity.

In the Shepetivka Raion, debris fell in the territory of the object of critical infrastructure. The explosive wave damaged residential buildings and transport. Currently, 16 locals have sought the help of doctors with various injuries.

Chernivtsi Oblast

Dusseldorf handed over to the Chernivtsi community the equipment for rescuers: helmets, special overalls and jackets. Overalls will reliably protect them from extremely high temperature, thermal radiation, open fire and smoke.

Chernivtsi City Children’s Clinical Hospital handed over an ambulance to the front. This decision was made by the administration of the institution.

Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

In Dolyna, the memorial plaque to the deceased battle physician of 102 separate brigade Mariana Triasko with the call sign “Kvitka” [“Flower”] was opened. It was placed on the facade of the building of the Dolyna multidisciplinary hospital, where the defender worked as a nurse.

Ternopil Oblast

In the village of Chumali, the wife of the deceased military was created a playground in honor of her husband. Junior Sergeant Viacheslav Vlasenko served as sapper. He died in June 2022 in the Donetsk Oblast. The playground was arranged for the money that the woman received from the state in connection with the death of her husband. A memorial plaque was placed nearby and trees were planted.

Zakarpattia Oblast

Preparation for the implementation of the pilot project “Electronic Court at the Administrative Services Center” is ongoing. On the regional portal “Assistance of Zakarpattia”, court services are introduced.

The Ministry of Health in cooperation with the World Bank purchased a computed tomography for the Zakarpattia Oblast. Modern medical equipment will be installed in the Uzhhorod city multidisciplinary clinical hospital. The latest technologies will reduce the patient’s radiation dose without sacrificing diagnostic information.

The mini sculpture “Guide” was opened in Uzhhorod. The prototype of the sculpture was the guide Taras Haiduk, who died in March 2022 in the war with russia.

Last modified: 27 Жовтня, 2023