The two-hundred-eighth (258) day of the heroic resistance of the Ukrainian people to a russian military large-scale invasion continues.


Northern oblasts


Kyiv ranked 13th by the duration of air raid alerts in October. The alarms sounded for a total of 78 hours.

Today, the US ambassador to the UN, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, arrived in Kyiv for a one-day visit.

Despite the full-scale Russian-Ukrainian war, Kyiv is preparing to install the country’s main Christmas tree. According to the mayor of the capital Vitaliy Klitschko, the country’s main Christmas tree will become a symbol of the New Year and Christmas, but traditional celebrations, fairs and concerts will be canceled to avoid crowding.

Kyiv Oblast

The Kyiv Oblast ranked 12th by the duration of air raid alerts in October. The alarms sounded for a total of 83 hours.

In Bucha, on Vodoprovidna Street, restoration works on more than 30 apartment buildings are underway simultaneously. Currently, the roofs are being repaired and the roofing is being replaced. The works are planned to be completed by the end of the month.

Yesterday, Pope Francis and His Beatitude Sviatoslav met in the Vatican. His Beatitude Sviatoslav brought as a gift to the Pope a piece of a russian mine that damaged the facade of the Greek Catholic Church in Irpin, as a symbolic gift that reminds not only of one of the first “martyr cities”, but also because similar pieces are removed from the bodies of military and civilians, including children, which is a visible sign of the destruction and death that war brings every day.

The International Committee of the Red Cross allocated more than 45 million hryvnias to the Irpin community for the repair of the damaged sewerage system. The organization signed the relevant Memorandum with the City Council and Irpinvodokanal.

Zhytomyr Oblast

The Zhytomyr Oblast has lost another Hero. Vasyl Borodenko, a native of the village of Moklyaki, the Yemilchyne community, was killed in action. The fighter was 32 years old. Eternal glory!

The Zhytomyr Oblast received 2,255 sleeves (bags) for grain storage. Such means will be distributed among 85 agricultural enterprises of the oblast for temporary storage of almost 500,000 tons of new crop grain. 

Oleksandr Shvetsov, a veteran of the Anti-Terrorist Operation from Zhytomyr, who organized a walking marathon and walked almost 100 kilometers on a prosthesis, raising money, bought six vehicles for the Ukrainian military.

Residents of Zhytomyr ran an ultramarathon from Zhytomyr to Kyiv to raise funds for gifts for the children of fallen soldiers.

Chernihiv Oblast

n the Chernihiv Oblast, rolling power outages continue to be applied.

Sumy Oblast

Yesterday, around 4 p.m., russians shelled the of Krasnopillia and Bilopillia communities. The russians shelled the Krasnopillia community twice. In the morning, artillery shelling of one of the villages continued. In the Bilopillia community, 16 explosions were recorded initially, and 5 more later. Farm buildings and power lines were damaged.

Rolling blackouts continue in Sumy.

Eastern oblasts

Kharkiv Oblast

In the oblast, the occupiers shelled settlements of the Kupiansk and Chuhuiv raions. Around 1 p.m., the roof of a private residential building caught fire in the Dvorichna community as a result of the shelling. There were no casualties.

In the Vovchansk community of the Chuhuiv Raion, the walls, windows, and fences of private houses were damaged as a result of russian shelling.

A 32-year-old lieutenant of the civil defense service was injured during demining in the Kharkiv Raion. An anti-personnel mine went off, the condition of the injured man is assessed by doctors as serious.

In the Balaklia community, a 61-year-old man hit an explosive device and was hospitalized in a medical institution. His condition is serious.

Last week the oblast humanitarian headquarters sent humanitarian convoys to the Kupiansk, Izium, Krasnohrad, and Bohodukhiv raions.

Donetsk Oblast

In the Donetsk Oblast, 32% of private homes and 92% of boiler houses have already been connected to gas supply. Bakhmut, Sviatohirsk, Toretsk, and Liman will remain without gas supply for the time being.

On November 7, the russians killed 3 civilians in the Donetsk Oblast: in Bakhmut and Krasnohorivka.

In addition, law enforcement officers found the bodies of 4 people killed by the russians during the occupation in Yampil.

Another 7 people in the oblast were wounded.

In total, since February 24, the russians have killed 1,171 civilians of the Donetsk Oblast, and wounded another 2,555. The number of victims in Mariupol and Volnovakha is currently unknown.

Pokrovsk and Pokrovsk Raion

At night Avdiivka came under artillery and Grad MLRS shelling, the old town was damaged. The outskirts of the Maryinka and Ocheretyne communities, as well as Hostre of the Kurakhove community were also bombarded. In Hostre, 8 houses were damaged.

During the day, populated areas in the east of the Pokrovsk Raion were under occupiers’ fire: the towns of Avdiivka, Krasnohorivka, Kurakhove, and the villages of Krasnohorivka and Karlivka.

The occupiers fired from aircraft, S-300 air defense systems, Grad MLRS, artillery, and mortars. There are killed and wounded civilians.

The Pokrovsk community received sad news from the front. 38-year-old Volodymyr Mehlovets, was killed in fierce fighting against the russian invaders. After the full-scale invasion, Volodymyr went to defend his native land. On November 2, near the settlement of Vodiane, he came under mortar fire.

Ihor Khudoba, a student of the Pokrovsk Children and Youth Sports School became the silver medalist of the Judo Championship of Ukraine among cadets under 18 years of age in the weight category up to 50 kg. The Judo Championship of Ukraine among juniors under 21 and cadets under 18 was held in Kyiv. 391 athletes from 23 regions of Ukraine took part in the cadet competitions.


In the afternoon, the city was shaken by powerful explosions. Social networks report at least one hit to a private house. There is no official information yet.


In the Horlivka sector, intense shelling continues in the Toretsk community and near Rozdolivka, Yakovlivka, and Bakhmutske in the Soledar community. According to preliminary information, there were no casualties.

In the Lysychansk sector, the Siversk community thundered with enemy shelling – there were hits in Siversk, as well as near Serebrianka and Dronivka. There were no casualties, information on damages is being clarified.


One person was wounded in Vuhledar in the Volnovakha sector, and Pavlivka and Bohoyavlenka came under fire in the territory of the community – 6 houses were damaged.


The first ships with cargo of dual and military purpose entered Mariupol port. Building materials, medicines for the military hospital and several hundred sets of military uniforms were brought in.

The occupiers began building defensive structures around Mariupol. At the same time, civilians are sent to Kherson to create a line of defense. The russians offer them higher wages and security, talking about the non-existent 7-8 lines of defense. Due to the lack of jobs in the city and specialized work in factories, the number of those willing to accept the offer is increasing. However, there is a risk that in this way another wave of hidden mobilization has been started.

The occupiers completely destroyed the “Milana” mural. It was a symbol of the tragedy of war and the hope for peace and restoration. Thus, the russians are trying to erase from Mariupol people’s memory the tragedy at “Skhidnyi” [the “Eastern” district]. In 2015, pro-russian militants shelled the peaceful quarter. It was then that the 6-year-old girl Milana was left without a mother. She survived several operations and learned to walk again.

Luhansk Oblast

In Luhansk Oblast, in one of the areas of combat operations, gunners of the 25th separate Sicheslav Airborne Brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine demilitarized the russian occupiers.

In Severodonetsk, the humanitarian situation is difficult. The occupation authorities are unable to establish the provision of communal services. Lists of empty apartments, where russian militants and collaborators will be resettled, are distributed around the city.

Southern Oblasts

Zaporizhzhia Oblast

At around 4:30 a.m. today, the occupiers fired S-300 rockets at the village of Lezhyne and the Stepne community (Zaporizhzhia Raion). A local agricultural enterprise and private houses were damaged by the missiles. Fortunately, there were no casualties or injuries.

A total of 74 shellings were recorded during the day, of which 58 hit the civilian infrastructure facilities in 17 settlements.

In Energodar, the russian invaders continue to strengthen administrative and counterintelligence measures. The occupiers collect personal data of local residents, check smartphones, bypass private residences, and illegally detain Ukrainian citizens.

Kherson Oblast

The russian military shelled Velyka Oleksandrivka (Kherson Oblast) with multiple launch rocket systems. As a result, 2 civilians were injured.

The group of russian troops in Novosofiivka (Lazurne community, Skadovsk Raion) was reinforced by a unit from the Chechen Republic. This unit has participated in the robbery of local residents and their homes.

On November 7, law enforcement officers found three more bodies of local residents in the de-occupied territory of the Kherson Oblast. Two of them died as a result of the enemy shelling of the settlement, the third had signs of violent death.

In Kherson Oblast, settlements of the Komyshany headman county and 12 villages of the Bilozerka community were left without gas supply. During the shelling of populated areas by russian troops, a high-pressure gas distribution pipe was cut off by a projectile. People have been without gas for nine days already.

Law enforcement officers suspect a resident of Skadovsk Raion of collaborative activity. The man voluntarily assumed the position of fake “deputy head of the labor and social policy department of the Skadovsk municipal raion.”

The prosecutor’s office informed a resident of Novooleksandrivka about the suspicion of collaboration. The suspect headed the polling station for the pseudo-referendum in Beryslav Raion, participated in the counting and drawing up of pseudo-protocols.

In Gola Prystan (Kherson Oblast), the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed about two dozen units of кussian equipment. The Ukrainian military performed about a hundred firing missions. It is also known about the liquidation of 10 кussian soldiers. The rest of the data is being investigated.

In the de-occupied territories of the Kherson Oblast, the civilian population is prohibited from visiting forest belts, forest plantations, and agricultural lands. The ban is in valid until these areas have been checked for explosives or cleared.

Mykolaiv Oblast

Yesterday, the enemy attacked the settlement of the Pervomaysk community. The hits were on the object of industrial infrastructure and outside the settlement. There were no casualties.

Also, since 10:00 a.m. yesterday, shelling was heard on the territory of the Kutsurub community. The rockets hit outside the settlement. As the Operational Command “South” reports, the enemy fired at the community with multiple launch rocket systems “Grad”. There were no injuries or damage.

In addition, in the afternoon of November 7, the settlement of Shevchenkove community came under fire. As a result, the gas pipeline was damaged. It has been restored now. One person was injured.

In the evening, an infrastructure object was damaged due to shelling of the settlement of Halytsynivka community. The consequences of damage are being clarified. There were no casualties.

Yesterday, three settlements of the Shyroke community were under shelling by the russians. As a result, three residential buildings, a power line, a cultural center, an educational institution and a local market were damaged. There were no casualties.

Also, yesterday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., the vicinity of the settlement in the Ingulka community was shelled. There were no injuries or casualties.

Enemy shelling of the Berezneguvate community continues. Yesterday the hits were between and outside the settlements. There were no casualties.

Odesa Oblast

As a result of stormy weather, another anchor mine was brought by the sea to the coast of Odesa. The danger has been eliminated by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The mine was blown up.

Soldiers of the Odessa 28th Brigade were able to land the russian drone “Orlan-10” almost unharmed. They are going to use it “for the benefit of Ukraine”.

The heating season begins in Odesa on November 8. The heating tariff for residents remains unchanged at the February 2022 level.

Central oblasts

Dnipro Oblast

Two communities of the Nikopol Raion came under fire. They are the Marhanets and Nikopol ones. Nikopol was hit the most. A dozen high-rise and private buildings were destroyed in the city. Enemy shells hit a school, a hospital, a vocational school, two industrial enterprises, four cars, and a gas pipeline. In Marhanets, enemy shells destroyed an economic building. Several residential buildings and commercial buildings were mutilated.

110 educational institutions of the Dnipro Oblast joined the campaign “Warm up a warrior”: teachers, pupils, students and their parents. They collected paraffin and wax to make candles for the military. Entrepreneurs, representatives of public organizations and even people from neighboring regions and representatives of religious organizations joined the gathering. Almost 1.5 tons were collected. The valuable cargo has already been delivered to the Rivne Oblast.

Kirovohrad Oblast

A 34-year-old defender Serhii Deylik from the Petrivka community of the Oleksandriia Raion, died. A military man gave his life for the freedom of Ukraine on November 6 in the Donetsk Oblast. He is a sailor, a gunner of the assault amphibian division of the assault amphibian platoon of the assault amphibian company of the Marine Corps. Eternal memory and glory to the Hero!

Poltava Oblast

During the russian-Ukrainian war, 23-year-old Ruslan Kaptan from the Zinkiv community died. His life ended on November 4 near the settlement of Nevske of the Svatove Raion in Luhansk Oblast. The military man was a service soldier of the mortar battery of the airborne assault battalion.

Victor Zaporizhkyi died in the war while defending Ukraine from the rashists. The 44-year-old soldier was from the Chornukhine community. He lived in Pyriatin and worked as a tractor driver. Viktor Zaporizhkyi died near Bakhmut in the Donetsk Oblast.

The family in the Poltava Oblast lost their only son Artem Fedorenko at the front. He was mobilized in April, he served in the grenade launcher unit of the “Azov” regiment. The soldier died near Maiorsk A strategic enterprise in the Poltava Oblast connected to the oligarch Zhevago becomes state property. It is about “AvtoKrAZ”, which is part of the “Finance and credit” group. The enterprise is engaged in the production of heavy trucks. In addition to the nationalization of AvtoKrAZ, the Kyiv court allowed the National Bank of Ukraine to sell the assets of the Kyiv Shipbuilding and Repair Plant for over 4 billion hryvnias of debt. Meanwhile, Konstantin Zhevago is in Monaco. Measures are currently being taken to arrest him and extradite him to Ukraine. All documents have already been sent to EU countries.

Internally displaced persons in the Poltava Oblast received some humanitarian aid. The Polish philanthropic company contributed to the “Shelter” program coordinated by the “Eastern Europe” Foundation. Its purpose is to provide emergency aid to internally displaced persons in Ukraine and the local population that suffered as a result of russian aggression. This week, the company handed over 55 tons of humanitarian aid with personal hygiene products.

Anna Sudnitsyna from Kharkiv, who now lives in Kremenchuk, became a 5-time world champion. The World Armwrestling and Para Armwrestling Championship was held in Antalya, Turkey. About 1,500 athletes from 54 countries took part in the competition. The woman from Kharkiv confidently defeated all rivals and won two gold medals. At these competitions, Anna became a 5-time world champion.

On November 12, the “Autumn RUN 2022” race will take place in Poltava. Everyone can join it for free, even children from 8 years old. The smallest participants will overcome a distance of 500 meters. Adults will compete in a race of 1, 3 and 5 kilometers.

Khmelnytskyi Oblast


The heating season has started in residential buildings of the city. The city headquarters of civil defense continues its work on readiness for possible attacks on infrastructure in winter.

Representatives from the authorities and community of Kamianets-Podilskyi took part in the digitalization forum held in Ternopil. They were talking about electronic governance systems, and this is not only electronic document flow, but also security, transparency, and reducing the influence of the human factor on administrative action.

The All-Ukrainian checkers tournament for the 35th anniversary of the “Grandmaster” chess and checkers club was held in the city. Representatives of Kamianets-Podilskyi, Chernivtsi, Odesa, Kyiv, Khmelnytskyi and Ternopil took part in it.

Western oblasts

Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

The grave of a military serviceman from the Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, Yuriy Pernai, was found near the village of Borova in the Kharkiv Oblast. The fighter was considered missing since April 2022. The serviceman died on April 13. He was 33 years old.

Ivan Romanyuk, a serviceman from the Pidhaichyky community in the Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, died in the battle with the russian occupiers in the Donetsk Oblast. The man was a district inspector of the Kosyne border service department.

During the 253 days of the full-scale war, 229 air raid alarms sounded in the Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast. Over the past month, the missile threat signal was issued 26 times. The longest air alert lasted 4 hours 53 minutes on October 10. It was on that day that enemy rockets hit the Burshtyn TPP.

In the Ivano-Frankivsk Territorial Community, 90% of boilers were started during the first day of the heating season. By the evening of November 8, those that have not yet started should be launched.

Rivne Oblast

In Velbivno, Velykiy Oleksyn and Diadkovychi of the Rivne Raion, they said goodbye to the Defenders who gave their lives for Ukraine. 34-year-old Volodymyr Klymchuk died on November 1 while performing a combat mission in the Ivanivka settlement of the Kharkiv Oblast. 35-year-old Petro Mychka died on November 1 in the Kharkiv direction. The life of 41-year-old Anatoly Dobrovolsky was cut short on October 30 as a result of a mine-explosive injury in the area of ​​Pavlivka of the Donetsk Oblast.

The Rivne Oblast is ready for an increase in the number of displaced persons in winter. In places of residence, where necessary, repairs are carried out, windows and doors are replaced, premises are insulated, electricity and water supply systems are adjusted, etc. In particular, facilities in the Klevan, Dubno and Berezne communities, where displaced people live, are being repaired. Necessary items such as heaters, sleeping bags, warm blankets and others will be provided by international charities. Today, 38,500 internally displaced persons live in the Rivne Oblast. In total, during the war, the region sheltered more than 82,000 people.

Zakarpattia Oblast

Yehor Parshyn, a soldier from the Uzhhorod Raion died at the front. He was born in the city of Uzhhorod, but in recent years he lived with his family in the village of Onokivtsi.

Ukrzaliznytsia launches the Kyiv-Uzhhorod Intercity train. The trip is currently the fastest, which makes it possible to get from the capital to the oblast center of Zakarpattia. The duration of the trip is 13 hours and 8 minutes.

Zakarpattia foresters sent humanitarian cargo and forest products to colleagues who are currently protecting Ukraine on the front lines. For the needs of the Armed Forces, more than 5,000 cubic meters of forest and sawdust products, several tons of long-term storage products along with medicines and basic necessities were transferred. 

Last modified: 9 Листопада, 2022