Heavy fighting is ongoing in the forest area south of Krynky in Kherson region. Ukrainian forces are trying to advance towards the M-14 highway.
It is reported that overnight in Dzhankoy, occupied Crimea, an air defense launcher and radar complex were destroyed as a result of an attack on a Russian military unit.
The Russian armed forces has carried out a massive air attack in Ukraine, particularly Kyiv, using strike drones supplied by the Iranian state.
In Donetsk region Ukrainian forces have advanced and retake some territory in the city of Horlivka. This area was occupied by the Russian forces since 2014.
Germany plans to provide Ukraine with an additional Patriot system in the upcoming winter. Apart from the aforementioned IRIS-T systems, Germany will send another Patriot system to Ukraine this winter, German Ambassador to Ukraine Martin Jaeger said.
Two launchers of the NASAMS air defense system provided by Lithuania in November as part of the next package of defense assistance to Ukraine have already been put on combat duty, Prime Minister Shmyhal reported.