The six hundred and seventy-first day (671) of the large-scale armed aggression of the russians against ours continues.


Northern Oblast


In the Vyshgorod raion of the Kyiv Oblast, there was a lot of noise today – explosive objects were being destroyed. Planned works.

The Kyiv City State Administration promised financial support to war veterans and their relatives. The Department of Industry and Entrepreneurship Development concluded a memorandum of cooperation with Oschadbank and the Franchising Association of Ukraine.

All-Ukrainian project “Unite” has started registration of participants for a course for those who want to learn or improve the Ukrainian language. Training will begin on January 8 and will last 28 days.

Kyiv Oblast

From December 28 of this year to January 6, 2024, counter-sabotage and security measures are being intensified in Kyiv Oblast. The number of roadblocks will increase throughout the region. Places of the greatest concentration of people will be subject to thorough inspection. Citizens are reminded of the need to carry identity documents.

The second Veterans’ Development Center in the Kyiv Oblast was opened on the basis of the Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University. There, they plan to help veterans learn new professions and develop skills. This, in particular, will help increase their competitiveness on the labor market.

In the village of Ploske, Brovary raion, the damaged lyceum is being restored. The facility is being rebuilt at the expense of the Fund for Elimination of the Consequences of Armed Aggression. Major renovation of the building began in early September 2023.

Zhytomyr Oblast

26 communities of Zhytomyr Oblast received new school buses. During the last two years, the fleet of school buses has decreased. Part of the transport was transferred to the defense needs of Ukraine.

In Berdychiv, public discussions on the renaming of alleys in the city have started. During the discussions, community residents will have the opportunity to propose their own variants of names.

Chernihiv Oblast

Russian troops shelled two communities in Chernihiv Oblast with barrel artillery and mortars.

32 diesel generators of different capacities were received from the Latvian government by the representatives of the communities of the region. The equipment will help ensure uninterrupted power supply in educational institutions.

Sumy Oblast

During the day, the russian military shelled Sumy Oblast 20 times, 84 explosions were recorded.

That night, the russian army launched a mortar shelling of the Seredina-Buda community. 4 explosions were recorded.

Eastern Oblast

Kharkiv Oblast

During the day, at least 15 settlements in the Kupyansk and Chuguyiv raions were hit by russian mortars and artillery in the Kharkiv Oblast. In Kurylivka, a house and a power line were damaged as a result of shelling.

In the morning briefing, the General Staff reported nine russian attacks near Synkivka and east of Ivanovka in the Kupyansk direction. Ivanivka was also hit by an airstrike.

A 66-year-old woman died as a result of an attack on Vovchansk, which the russians carried out this morning with an anti-aircraft missile. Two more were injured. As a result of the shelling, the car caught fire. Vovchansk was hit six times — they hit the central part, where the locals receive free food from volunteers in the morning.

The russian army carried out an airstrike on the village of Hlushkivka in the Kurilivkq community, and gas leaked from the damaged houses. According to preliminary data, a woman was injured. One house was destroyed in the village, three others were damaged. 

An Alley of Heroes was opened in Nova Vodolaz — 66 portraits of fallen defenders were placed on Jubilee Square.

Pushkin, Gorky, and Gagarin streets got rid of the streets of Veliko Burlutskyi — a total of 20 toponyms were renamed. Some of the new names are in honor of fallen defenders.

Donetsk Oblast

During December 27, the russian invaders stormed the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the eastern part of the front 49 times. 18 times civilians of Donetsk Oblast were beaten.

On December 27, two people were injured in Donetsk Oblast due to shelling by the russian army.

In total, since February 24, 2022, the russians have killed 1,801 civilians of Donetsk Oblast, wounded another 4,421. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.

Kramatorsk and Kramatorsk raion

In the Lysychansk direction, 1 person was injured in Pereiznoi of the Zvanivka community. Three streets were fired upon in Serebryanka, Siverske community. Torske and Zarichne are under fire in the Limans community.

Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk Raion

In Donetsk sector, 1 person was wounded in Avdiivka yesterday. A house in Krasnohorivka was damaged in Maryinka community, Kostyantynivka and Yelyzavetivka were shelled. An industrial area in Kurakhove was hit.

Near Avdiivka, Ukrainian troops destroyed a “Terminator” combat vehicle and more than 10 other armored vehicles.

Bakhmut and Bakhmut Raion

In the Horlivka sector, 4 houses were damaged in the Toretsk community in the last day: 2 in Zalizne, 1 in New York, and Toretsk. In Chasiv Yar community, 5 private houses were damaged.

There is a noticeable decrease in the intensity of fighting near Bakhmut, but the russians are pulling up reserves and do not give up their intention to continue the offensive.

Luhansk Oblast

In the temporarily occupied Luhansk Oblast, russians plan to register all teenagers over 16 by spring.

Southern Oblasts

Mykolaiv Oblast

On December 27, russian troops attacked Ochakiv and Khutsurub communities in Mykolaiv Oblast. No one was injured or killed.

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

The enemy fired at 25 settlements in Zaporizhzhia Oblast – 151 attacks were recorded. There were 8 reports of residential buildings being destroyed. No civilians were injured.

Three attacks west of Verbove and Robotyne were repelled by the Defense Forces in the Zaporizhzhia sector.

Six air strikes on Orikhiv and Mala Tokmachka were carried out by the russian military over the past day, December 28. As a result of the attack, multi-storey buildings were destroyed.

Two men were killed and three people were wounded as a result of today’s russian artillery shelling of the Dnipro River coastline in Bilenke village, Zaporizhzhia Oblast. The blast wave damaged a car.

The three Ukrainian soldiers who were shot near Robotyne in Zaporizhzhia were fighters of the 82nd separate airborne assault brigade of the Air Assault Forces, who were captured after suffering wounds and contusions of varying severity. Their bodies were evacuated.

In Zaporizhzhia, more than 30 more prisms dedicated to the fallen soldiers were installed on the Alley of Heroes.

Odesa Oblast

A civilian vessel flying the Panamanian flag was blown up by an enemy sea mine in the Black Sea.

The bulk carrier was on its way to a Danube port to load grain. The vessel lost its momentum and control, and a fire broke out on the top deck. To avoid sinking, the captain fixed the ship in the shallows. Two sailors were injured. Tugboats were sent to the vessel to remove it from the shoal and bring it to the port.

One of the squares in Berlin’s Lichtenberg district was named in honor of Odesa. The mayor of Odesa met online with the mayor of Lichtenberg County, Martin Schaefer, who explained that he wanted to establish a partnership. The parties discussed the experience of international cooperation, the energy supply of Odesa, passenger transportation, and education.

Kherson Oblast

One person died and six were wounded in Kherson Oblast yesterday as a result of shelling. The russian army fired 80 times at the territory of the region, using more than 400 shells.

At night, the enemy fired at the Korabelny district of Kherson. Russian shells hit near a residential building. The blast wave and debris smashed windows, damaged walls, a garage, and a car. No one was killed or injured.

The russian army shelled Zolota Balka in Kherson Oblast more than 10 times. The post office was damaged. A 60-year-old man was wounded.

Russian troops attacked Novotiahynka in Kherson Oblast. A 38-year-old man was wounded. He was diagnosed with contusion and explosive trauma. The man is receiving medical care.

The so-called “head of the department of culture” of the temporarily occupied Chaplynka, Kherson Oblast, will be tried for collaboration. She faces up to 10 years in prison with confiscation of property.

Central Oblasts

Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

Two russian drones were shot down over Kryvyi Rih Raion of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast by air defense forces on the night of December 28.

Additional martial law measures were implemented on the territory of the Dnipro and Synelnykove raions of the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast. In particular, we are talking about a special entry and exit regime, the creation of a commandant’s office.

Olena Voshun-Omelchenko, a resident of Nikopol in the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, saves animals under almost daily shelling by the russian army. Back in 2017, the woman created a shelter and has already saved more than one thousand dogs. Some animals were evacuated independently, some were brought by volunteers.

Kirovohrad Oblast

That night in the sky over the Kirovohrad Oblast, anti-aircraft defense shot down enemy “shaheds”.

An Alley of memory of the fallen defenders was opened in the village of Berezivka of the Ustynivka village community of the Kropyvnytskyi raion. On the alley are placed photos of fallen soldiers – residents of the village, who gave their lives for the Motherland.

The Golovanivskyi Territorial Defense Battalion received six quadcopters from the community. 5 Mavic 3E and 1 Mavic 3T quadcopters, as well as additional batteries for them, were handed over to the defenders. Funds for quadrocopters were transferred from the budget of the village council, a total of 1 million hryvnias.

The Novomyrhorod community handed over two drones to the military. Employees of the Novomyrhorod City Council, the financial department, and heads of individual utilities joined the fund-raising campaign. About 62,000 hryvnias were collected.

Cherkasy Oblast

From now on, one more local fire brigade was opened on the territory of 11 settlements that are part of the Vodiyanyky territorial community. The head office of the State Emergency Service in Oblast handed over a car, special clothing and equipment for the needs of the unit. This fire safety center in Oblast is necessary, because the nearest state fire and rescue unit is located at a distance of almost 30 kilometers.

Poltava Oblast

This evening in Myrhorod during the air raid alert, the sound of an explosion was heard. Details have not yet been announced.

The program to support drone developers and engineers in the Poltava community is planned to be launched in 2024. 1 million 200 thousand hryvnias will be allocated to it from the budget. The goal is to stimulate developers and manufacturers to create projects of strike, reconnaissance and other drones. other equipment.

New equipment was handed over to the centers of the Poltava Oblast Hospital. More than 47 million hryvnias were spent on this from the Oblast budget. Rehabilitation centers received 12 pieces of equipment, in particular, devices for training and development of limbs and robotic systems, because in the institution 70% of patients are recovering from injuries at the front.

Western Oblasts

Volyn Oblast

47 educational institutions in the Kamin-Kashyrskyi and Kovel raions of the Volyn Oblast, located near the border with Belarus, will be provided with police protection.

The project provides that the officer will ensure the access regime in the educational institution, will have a metal detector with him, so that any outsider or schoolchildren cannot bring dangerous objects into the institution.

Lviv Oblast

Four volunteers from the Lviv Oblast received the “Golden Heart” award from the President of Ukraine. The awards were presented on December 28 during the session of the Lviv Oblast Council.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast

In 2023, as of December 28, an air alert was announced 253 times in Khmelnytskyi. In total, it lasted 14 days, 6 hours and 18 minutes.

Chernivtsi Oblast

Angela Kotyk, a volunteer from Bukovyna, handed over an ambulance to a military unit from Chernihiv Oblast. The woman has lived in Italy for 20 years, where she founded a humanitarian organization. Volunteers collected money for the ambulance. This is already the sixth ambulance that was given to the military.

Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

Combat medic of the 8th battalion of the 10th separate mountain-assault brigade “Edelweiss” from Ivano-Frankivsk, Ihor Dubovsky, received the award “For a saved life” from the president and “For a wound” from the Minister of Defense of Ukraine.

Zakarpattia Oblast

The Zakarpattia OMA of kamikaze drones handed over 100 FPVs to the soldiers to destroy the enemy’s manpower and equipment in the area of combat clashes. The kamikaze drones were distributed among units that operate in the directions of the enemy’s main forces.

In Zakarpattia, the process of creating the first primeval natural monuments of national significance has begun. This status protects the area from logging, construction, traffic or livestock grazing. Protection status will be granted for more than 750 hectares of virgin forests and quasi-virgin forests.

Last modified: 30 Грудня, 2023