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On October 31, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed an enemy mortar and 2 Russian helicopters Ka-52 “Alligator” in the South of Ukraine. – Operational Command “South”


As of October 31, Ukrainian law enforcement officers have found 34 prisons and torture chambers in the liberated territories of Ukraine. Russian occupiers illegally held and tortured here Ukrainian citizens. – Press service of the National Police of Ukraine


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on October 31. 3 people were killed. 3 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 1 November (approximation): 72470 troops; 2698 tanks; 5501 armored vehicles; 1730 artillery systems; 383 MLRS; 197 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 276 aircraft; 257 helicopters; 4143 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 16 military boats; 1415 tactical UAVs; 154 special military equipment; 397 cruise missiles. The occupiers suffered the biggest losses in the Avdiivka and Bachmut directions. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Rocket attacks on Mykolaiv on November 1. 1 woman was killed. 5 citizens were injured. Local residential buildings, an educational establishment, and a medical facility were damaged. – Oleksandr Sienkevych, Mayor of Mykolaiv


On November 1, Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 3 enemy kamikaze drones in the Dnipropetrovsk region. – Valentyn Reznichenko, Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration


The US government will transfer to Ukraine 8 National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems (NASAMS). The first two will arrive in Ukraine soon. – Senior Pentagon Official


As of November 1, Ukrainian air defense forces have shot down 300 Iranian «Shahed-136» kamikaze drones in different regions of Ukraine. – Yurii Ihnat, Spokesman for the Air Force Command of UA Armed Forces


On November 1, 3 more ships left Ukrainian ports through the “grain corridor”. – Serhii Bratchuk, Spokesman for the Odesa Regional Military Administration


As of November 1, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have liberated 568 settlements in the Kharkiv region from Russian occupiers. – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the President’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Mykolaiv, the Sumy, the Poltava, the Donetsk, the Kharkiv, the Luhansk, and the Kherson regions. 5 people were killed. 9 citizens were injured [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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By Serhii Korovayny for the Wall Street Journal

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