About 7,000 officers of the Russian special services are involved in shattering and destabilizing the situation in Ukraine.
The United States continues to monitor the movement of Russian troops near the Ukrainian border, noting their increased numbers.
Between the evenings of November 26 to 28, the OSCE SMM recorded 495 ceasefire violations in Donetsk region and 164 ceasefire violations in Luhansk region.
The militants of the Russian armed formations again denied the OSCE SMM patrols passage across the contact line near Stanytsia Luhanska, Zolote and Molodizhne in Luhansk region.
Over the past day, November 29, Russian-occupation troops violated ceasefire in Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in eastern Ukraine eight times, including two attacks with the use of the weapons banned under the Minsk agreements.
29 November 2021
A group of Russian servicemen has arrived in non-government-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine to "strengthen" sabotage and sapper units, the press service of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry's Main Intelligence Directorate has said.
Russian occupation forces committed 42 ceasefire violations in the area of the Joint Forces Operation in eastern Ukraine from November 22 to November 28, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry's press service has reported.
The naval aviation brigade of the Ukrainian Navy has received another batch of modernized Mi-8 helicopters, the Navy's command has reported on Facebook.
The NATO-Georgian Joint Training and Evaluation Center (JTEC) hosted a closing ceremony for the Maple Arch 2021 multinational command and staff exercise with the participation of Ukraine’s Armed Forces’ servicemen.
Participants in the congress of the All-Ukrainian Association of ATO Veterans, held in Kharkiv on November 28, have signed a memorandum of support for the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, Volodymyr Zelensky, in strengthening Ukraine's defense capabilities and the country's course for joining NATO.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded 612 ceasefire violations in Donetsk region and 193 in Luhansk region on Friday, November 26, according to daily report 279/2021 published by the OSCE SMM on November 27.
Over the past day, the occupiers launched one attack on positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
27 November 2021
In Ukraine’s northern Chernihiv region, as part of the Polissia special operation, the country’s border guards have conducted an exercise involving reserve forces.
Over the past day, November 26, the Russian occupation forces twice violated the ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation zone in eastern Ukraine, including once with the use of weapons proscribed by the Minsk agreements.
26 November 2021
The narrative of the Russo-Ukrainian escalation threat is part of an information war, aimed including at Russia’s domestic audience.
Over the past day, November 25, Russian-occupation troops violated ceasefire in Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in eastern Ukraine 14 times, including four attacks with the use of the weapons banned under the Minsk agreements.
25 November 2021
The Ukrainian side does not rule out that the Russian leadership will decide on a full-scale military invasion of Ukraine in view of Moscow’s recent actions combined with hostile anti-Ukrainian rhetoric.
U.S. Navy's guided missile destroyer Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) is heading for the Black Sea, according to the Twitter account of U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. Sixth Fleet.
Newly appointed Defense Minister of Canada Anita Anand is considering deploying hundreds of additional troops to support the Canadian soldiers already in Ukraine on a training mission and moving a warship into the Black Sea, or redeploying some of the CF-18 fighter jets currently based in Romania.
Since the Additional Measures to strengthen the ceasefire were enforced on July 27, 2020, a total of 66 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 275 wounded as a result of shelling and armed provocations by the Russian side.
Russian occupation forces committed nine ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine on November 24, using weapons proscribed by the Minsk agreements on two instances, the press service of the Joint Forces Operation has said on Facebook.
24 November 2021
The Government allocates UAH 175 million to strengthen the protection of the Ukrainian border due to the aggravated operational situation on Ukraine–Belarus section of the state border.
An anti-submarine sabotage drill was run at the Odesa Navy base and in the waters of the Black Sea under the leadership of Navy Commander Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neizhpapa took place.
An anti-submarine sabotage drill was run at the Odesa Navy base and in the waters of the Black Sea under the leadership of Navy Commander Rear Admiral Oleksiy Neizhpapa.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded 163 ceasefire violations in Donetsk region and 36 ceasefire violations in Luhansk region over the past day.
Ukrainian security agencies have launched a joint special border operation Polissia on the border with the Republic of Belarus.
The armed formations denied the OSCE SMM patrols entry into disengagement areas near Zolote and Stanytsia Luhanska, as well as Molodizhne in non-government-controlled areas in Luhansk region.
Over the past 24 hours, on November 23, Ukraine military reported four ceasefire violations by the Russian occupation forces, including one with the use of weapons proscribed by the Minsk agreements.
23 November 2021
Large-scale command and staff exercises with the involvement of the mobilization reserve, units of "security agencies", and occupation administrations began in the temporarily occupied territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.