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648th day
of Ukraine's heroic resistance against full-scale Russian aggression

Situation in Ukraine


The Netherlands donated three field hospitals Role 2 and six medical evacuation vehicles Toyota Land Cruiser for the Ukrainian military. The aid was provided by the Dutch manufacturing company Hospitainer with the support of the Dutch government. – State Border Guard Service of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Switzerland has frozen about $8,81 billion in Russian financial assets. – Reuters


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Chernihiv, Sumy, Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Luhansk, Donetsk, Mykolaiv, and Kherson regions. At least 4 citizens were killed. 16 more people were injured. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


Over the past day, about 82 combat clashes took place on the frontline. At the same time, Ukrainian missile troops hit six Russian anti-aircraft missile systems, two enemy ammunition depots, one Russian radar station, and two enemy electronic warfare stations. In addition, in the last 24 hours, the Air Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine carried out ten strikes on locations with Russian troops and military equipment and one strike on enemy anti-aircraft missile systems. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


At night on December 01, Ukrainian defenders shot down 18 out of 25 Iranian-made Shahed-136/131 drones and 1 out of 2 guided air missiles Kh-59 used by Russian troops to attack Ukraine. – Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February 2022 to 01 December 2023 (approximation): 330040 troops; 5564 tanks; 10372 armored vehicles; 7931 artillery systems; 912 MLRS; 602 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 323 aircraft; 324 helicopters; 10399 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 22 military boats; 1 submarine; 5976 tactical UAVs; 1137 special military equipment; 1567 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine



Status update as of 29/11
injured civilians
number of war crimes
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Actual numbers might be considerably higher, as information from many locations with intense hostilities is not yet available or confirmed.


A boy runs through a playground covered in debris after a Russian strike in the town of Selydove, the Donetsk region. November 2023.

By Anatolii Stepanov / AFP / Getty Images

Pedestrians walk past exhibited destroyed Russian military vehicles blanketed in snow in front of the St Michael’s Golden-Domed Monastery in Kyiv. November 2023.

By Roman Pilipey / AFP / Getty Images

A 60-foot-long photograph of Irpin’s car cemetery has been erected in Little Ukraine, Manhattan, as a reminder that Russia’s war against Ukraine continues.

By Philip Buehler

A Ukrainian schoolboy is doing his homework at a Kyiv metro station during an air raid alert.

Photo from UNICEF Ukraine / Instagram

Numerous shell craters in a field on the frontline near Bakhmut, the Donetsk region, covered with snow. November 22, 2023.

By Alex Babenko / AP Photo

Burnt Russian military equipment in a snowy field near Kupiansk, the Kharkiv region. In particular, the Russian army has intensified its attacks on the Kupiansk-Lyman axis lately. November 21, 2023.

By Ozge Elif Kizil / Anadolu / Getty Images

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