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During the occupation, Russian troops mined all important objects of the infrastructure of Kherson and the Kherson region. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


As of November 15, Russian aggressors have forcibly deported about 11,000 Ukrainian children to the Russian Federation [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


The US government has imposed sanctions against the Russian developer and manufacturer of integrated circuits “PKK Miland”, as well as against 3 related legal entities from Armenia, Switzerland, and Taiwan. Among them are Milur Electronics, Milur SA, and Sharp Edge Engineering Inc. – Antony Blinken, US Secretary of State


The Armed Forces of Ukraine destroyed the headquarter of a unit of Russian troops in the Miluvatka settlement in the Luhansk region. Currently, it is known about 30 dead and more than 20 wounded Russian occupiers. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, 431 Ukrainian children have died, 834 children have been injured. Most victims among children are from the Donetsk region. – Prosecutor General’s Office


Total combat losses of Russian aggressors in Ukraine from 24 February to 15 November (approximation): 82080 troops; 2861 tanks; 5773 armored vehicles; 1850 artillery systems; 393 MLRS; 208 anti-aircraft warfare systems; 278 aircraft; 261 helicopters; 4351 military auto vehicles and fuel tanks; 16 military boats; 1511 tactical UAVs; 160 special military equipment; 399 cruise missiles. – General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine


Due to Russian military aggression in Ukraine, about 6 million domestic animals died, and at least 50 thousand dolphins were killed in the Black Sea. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


Russian troops leave their positions on the left bank of the Dnipro river in the South of Ukraine and retreat 15-20 km deep from the shore. – Nataliia Humeniuk, Head of the United Coordinating Press Center of Defence Forces of the South of Ukraine


Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale war against Ukraine, Russian troops have committed 414 war crimes against Ukraine and its citizens in the Kherson region. – Ihor Klymenko, Head of the National Police of Ukraine


On November 15, Ukrainian air defense forces shot down 4 Russian cruise missiles in the Kyiv region. – Press service of the Kyiv Regional Military Administration


On Tuesday, November 15, Russian occupiers fired missiles at critical infrastructure facilities in the Rivne, Kharkiv, Khmelnytskyi, Kirovohrad, Kyiv, Vinnytsia, Lviv, Zhytomyr, and Dnipropetrovsk regions. Most of the hits were recorded in the center and north of Ukraine. The situation with the energy infrastructure is critical. Special schedules for emergency power outages are introduced. – Kyrylo Tymoshenko, Deputy Head of the President’s Office


In the last 24 hours, Russian troops shelled the Zaporizhzhia, the Dnipropetrovsk, the Sumy, the Kharkiv, the Luhansk, the Donetsk, the Mykolaiv, the Kherson, the Kyiv, the Poltava, the Vinnytsia, the Cherkasy, the Lviv, the Zhytomyr, the Rivne, and the Khmelnytskyi regions. 10 people were killed. 15 citizens were injured [conservative estimates, real numbers are likely higher]. – Information from Regional Military Administrations


During the massive attack on Ukraine on November 15, Russia’s missiles hit the territory of Poland, a NATO member. This is a Russian missile attack on collective security. – Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine


Due to rocket attacks from Russian occupiers on November 15, 1 Ukrainian citizen was killed, and 6 were injured. About 30 objects, including residential buildings and critical infrastructure facilities, were damaged. – Denys Monastyrskyi, Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine

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A road sign damaged by cluster munition due to a Russian shelling on the outskirts of Kharkiv.

By Ivan Alvarado / Reuters

A Ukrainian serviceman stands in position near the border with Belarus in the Zhytomyr region. September 2023.

By Gleb Garanich / Reuters

A Ukrainian soldier is preparing to release a drone that will fly over temporarily occupied territories in search of Russian heavy weapons and air defense installations. September 2023.

By Lynsey Addario

At night on September 25, 2023, Russian forces targeted the port infrastructure in Odesa with drones and missiles. Due to another enemy attack, a well-known city location — a seaport building with a nearby hotel, as well as a grain warehouse, suffered destruction.

By Andrii Stavnitser / Facebook

Oleh came home to his formerly frontline village. This settlement in the Mykolaiv region was destroyed due to Russian military aggression. September 23, 2023.

By David Guttenfelder

At night on September 21, 2023, Russia attacked the capital of Ukraine with cruise missiles. Ukrainian defenders shot down more than 20 enemy air targets in the sky over Kyiv. Due to the fallen debris, there are destruction and injured victims.

By Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters

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