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On November 2, the Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed 4 Russian ammunition depots, an enemy Grad Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS), a Russian engineering machinery obstacle clearing IMR-1, and 6 enemy railway tanks with fuel and stocks of lubricants in the South of Ukraine. – Operational Command “South”


The Swiss government has approved the decision to provide Ukraine with a new financial aid package of $100 million. These funds will be used for projects financing the urgent rehabilitation of Ukraine’s energy infrastructure. – Press release of the Federal Council of Switzerland


Russian occupiers shelled the Kharkiv region at night on November 3. 1 woman was killed. 6 citizens were injured. Local residential buildings and outbuildings were damaged. – Oleh Syniehubov, Head of the Kharkiv Regional Military Administration


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 3 November (approximation): 74000 troops; 2734 tanks; 5552 armored vehicles; 1755 artillery systems; 390 MLRS; 198 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 277 aircraft; 258 helicopters; 4162 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 16 military boats; 1442 tactical UAVs; 155 special military equipment; 397 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 430 Ukrainian children have died, 826 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Russian aggressors fired missiles at the Donetsk region on November 2. 4 people were killed. 5 citizens were injured. – Pavlo Kyrylenko, Head of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration


Over the last week, Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 4 aircraft and 9 helicopters of Russian occupiers on the right bank of the Dnipro river in the Kherson region. – Oleksii Hromov, Deputy head of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Another exchange of prisoners between Ukraine and Russia has taken place. 107 Ukrainian servicemen have returned home. 74 released prisoners of war defended Azovstal. – Andrii Yermak, Head of the Presidential Office


On November 3, 7 more ships left Ukrainian ports through the “grain corridor” with 290,000 tons of Ukrainian agricultural products on board. During the last week, Ukraine has exported about 1,1 million tons of agricultural products through the grain corridor, particularly 309 thousand tons of wheat. – Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine


As of November 3, 868 dead bodies of Ukrainian citizens killed by Russian occupiers have been found in the liberated territories of the Kharkiv, Kherson, and Donetsk regions. There are 24 children among the dead victims. – Oleksii Serhieiev, Head of the Organizational and Analytical Support and Operational Response Department of the National Police of Ukraine


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Dnipropetrovsk, the Kharkiv, the Sumy, the Zaporizhzhia, the Luhansk, the Donetsk, the Mykolaiv, and the Kherson regions. 10 people were killed. 16 citizens were injured [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – Information from Regional Military Administrations

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