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Berlin sees Ukraine’s, not Russia’s readiness for talks:
“Germany takes the position that Ukraine should decide itself when and how to negotiate with Russia. Christiane Hoffmann, Deputy Spokesperson of the German Government, said this in the context of media reports about alleged U.S. pressure on Kyiv regarding negotiations with Russia, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.”
Read more here: https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609612-berlin-sees-ukraines-not-russias-readiness-for-talks.html About Hoffmann, who was nominated by the Green Party: “The Bündnis 90/Die Grünen party proposed Hoffmann on December 14, 2021 as one of two deputy spokespersons for the federal government and also as deputy head of the press and information office of the federal government. She took office in January 2022.” https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christiane_Hoffmann_(Journalistin)

Two Russian warships denied entry into the Black Sea by Türkiye- media Russian Pacific Fleet’s warships had been waiting for Türkiye’s permission to cross the Bosphorus into the Black Sea since early February, but Ankara never allowed them to enter”. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609361-two-russian-warships-denied-entry-into-the-black-sea-by-turkiye-media.html

Historical: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkish_straits_crisis

More than 1,500 new graves discovered near Mariupol – BBC
An analysis of new satellite images shows that more than 1,500 new graves have been dug at a mass burial site near Mariupol, which has been under Russian occupation since May.

Ukraine News: Monday 7 November 2022

News titles, summaries from https://www.ukrinform.net/block-lastnews
(See links for full articles.)
Cat Stepan becomes ambassador of ‘Save Ukrainian Culture’ project
Stepan, a cat-blogger who has over a million Instagram followers, became the third ambassador of the “Save Ukrainian Culture” project. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-society/3609721-cat-stepan-becomes-ambassador-of-save-ukrainian-culture-project.html

Russians shell border areas of Sumy region five times on Monday – governor
On November 7, Russian troops shelled the border areas of Sumy region five times, using artillery and mortars. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609717-russians-shell-border-areas-of-sumy-region-five-times-on-monday-governor.html

Ukrainian troops advancing, pushing back enemy in east and south – Zelensky
The escalation of Russian missile and drone terror has only led to the world responding with new aid to Ukraine. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609709-ukrainian-troops-advancing-pushing-back-enemy-in-east-and-south-zelensky.html

Group of mobilized Russian soldiers surrender to Ukrainian forces
In Luhansk region, a group of mobilized Russians – residents of Moscow and the Moscow region – surrendered to the Armed Forces of Ukraine. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609703-group-of-mobilized-russian-soldiers-surrender-to-ukrainian-forces.html

Sunak, Meloni discuss further response to Russian aggression
On the sidelines of the COP 27 climate summit, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Italy’s Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni discussed the need for further joint response to Russian aggression in Ukraine. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609689-sunak-meloni-discuss-further-response-to-russian-aggression.html

Enemy strikes community in Dnipropetrovsk region
In the afternoon, the Russian army struck Marhanets community in Dnipropetrovsk region.

Zelensky presents state awards to 261 Ukrainian defenders
President Volodymyr Zelensky has presented state awards to 261 Ukrainian defenders, 11 of them posthumously. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609679-zelensky-presents-state-awards-to-261-ukrainian-defenders.html

Ukrainian aircraft hit three Russian air defense positions on Nov 7
Aircraft of the Defense Forces of Ukraine struck enemy positions nine times on Monday, November 7. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609645-ukrainian-aircraft-hit-three-russian-air-defense-positions-on-nov-7.html

First batch of generators arrives in Ukraine from Lithuania
The first batch of 13 generators has already arrived in Ukraine from Lithuania, the Embassy of Ukraine in Lithuania has said in a post on Facebook. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609633-first-batch-of-generators-arrives-in-ukraine-from-lithuania.html

Briefing: “Successes of Ukraine on the international diplomatic front”
On November 8, at 11:00 a.m., a briefing will be held on the topic: “Successes of Ukraine on the international diplomatic front.” https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-other_news/3609656-briefing-successes-of-ukraine-on-the-international-diplomatic-front.html

Ukrainians will not stop until they reach 1991 borders – Yermak
Ukrainians will not stop opposing Russia until they reach Ukraine’s internationally recognized borders of 1991. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609628-ukrainians-will-not-stop-until-they-reach-1991-borders-yermak.html

Berlin sees Ukraine’s, not Russia’s readiness for talks
Germany takes the position that Ukraine should decide itself when and how to negotiate with Russia. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609612-berlin-sees-ukraines-not-russias-readiness-for-talks.html

Enemy launched 12 air strikes on Ukraine on Monday – General Staff
Russian invaders on Monday launched four missile attacks and 12 air strikes on Ukraine and used multiple launch rocket systems more than 14 times. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609598-enemy-launched-12-air-strikes-on-ukraine-on-monday-general-staff.html

Ukrainian ambassador, Romanian PM discuss security situation amid Russia’s aggression
Ukraine’s Ambassador to Romania Ihor Prokopchuk and Romania’s Prime Minister Nicolae Ionel Ciuca have discussed the security situation in the face of Russia’s ongoing aggression.

Nationalization of five strategic companies will help ensure defense needs – Zelensky
The nationalization of JSC Motor Sich, PJSC Zaporizhtransformator, PJSC AvtoKrAZ, PJSC Ukrnafta and PJSC Ukrtatnafta is a necessary step that will help ensure the urgent needs of Ukraine’s defense sector. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/3609577-nationalization-of-five-strategic-companies-will-help-ensure-defense-needs-zelensky.html

Ukraine to be priority during Japan’s G7 presidency next year
Ukraine’s First Deputy Foreign Minister Emine Dzhaparova and Director-General of the European Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Masashi Nakagome have discussed further support for Ukraine in the face of Russia’s full-scale aggression and priorities during Japan’s presidency of the Group of Seven. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609561-ukraine-to-be-priority-during-japans-g7-presidency-next-year.html

Ukrainian paratroopers destroy enemy equipment, crew in Luhansk region
Ukrainian paratroopers have destroyed Russian armored vehicles and their crews in the Luhansk region. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609542-ukrainian-paratroopers-destroy-enemy-equipment-crew-in-luhansk-region.html

PM Shmyhal: Five alienated enterprises to work 24/7 to meet defense needs
The enterprises, whose assets have been forcibly transferred into state ownership, should meet Ukraine’s defense needs, and some of them will restore the production capacities that have been lost. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/3609550-pm-shmyhal-five-alienated-enterprises-to-work-247-to-meet-defense-needs.html

New IMF mission to start work on Ukraine from Nov 11 – NBU Governor
A new mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will start its work on Ukraine from November 11, 2022. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/3609551-new-imf-mission-to-start-work-on-ukraine-from-nov-11-nbu-governor.html

Ukrainian military destroy two enemy tanks, three IFVs in Donetsk region
The Armed Forces of Ukraine have destroyed two Russian tanks and three infantry fighting vehicles in the Donetsk region. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609438-ukrainian-military-destroy-two-enemy-tanks-three-ifvs-in-donetsk-region.html

Motor Sich, Ukrnafta, three more enterprises transferred to Defense Ministry – Danilov
The assets of Motor Sich, Zaporizhtransformator, AvtoKrAZ, Ukrnafta and Ukrtatnafta have been placed under the management of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/3609429-motor-sich-ukrnafta-three-more-enterprises-transferred-to-defense-ministry-danilov.html

Russian invaders destroy kindergarten with Grad MLRS in Kherson region
In the Kherson region’s Beryslav district, Russian invaders opened fire with the Grad multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS), having destroyed a kindergarten. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609419-russian-invaders-destroy-kindergarten-with-grad-mlrs-in-kherson-region.html

Russia has nearly 120 Iskander missiles left in stock – intelligence
According to available intelligence, Russia has ordered Fateh-110 and Zolfaghar ballistic missiles from Iran as it has about 120 of its own Iskander missiles left. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609367-russia-has-nearly-120-iskander-missiles-left-in-stock-intelligence.html

Sunak to visit Ukraine soon – Ambassador Prystayko
The newly-appointed Prime Minister of Great Britain, Rishi Sunak, will come for a visit to Ukraine “quite soon.” https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609352-sunak-to-visit-ukraine-soon-ambassador-prystayko.html

Two Russian warships denied entry into the Black Sea by Türkiye- media
Russian Pacific Fleet’s warships had been waiting for Türkiye’s permission to cross the Bosphorus into the Black Sea since early February, but Ankara never allowed them to enter.

Kuleba calls on customers, partners to boycott int’l companies remaining in Russia
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba has reiterated his call to customers and partners of international companies, which remain on the Russian market and thus finance Russia’s war crimes, to boycott these firms. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/3609348-kuleba-calls-on-customers-partners-to-boycott-intl-companies-remaining-in-russia.html

NASAMS, Aspide sytems already in Ukraine – defense chief
Minister of Defense of Ukraine, Oleksii Reznikov, says the NASAMS air defense systems and the Aspide anti-aircraft missile complex have arrived in Ukraine. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609332-nasams-aspide-sytems-already-in-ukraine-defense-chief.html

British Embassy in Ukraine remains in Kyiv despite Russian strikes
The British Embassy in Ukraine has no intentions to evacuate Kyiv. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609323-british-embassy-in-ukraine-remains-in-kyiv.html

Russia deploys Kalibr carrier in the Black Sea
Russian forces keep on combat duty in the Black Sea off the occupied Crimea coast four warships, one of which is a Kalibr cruise missile carrier. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609316-russia-deploys-kalibr-carrier-in-the-black-sea.html

Briefing: “Consequences of Russian missile attacks on Ukraine”
On November 7, at 13:00, a briefing will be held on the topic: “Consequences of Russian missile attacks on Ukraine.” https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-other_news/3609305-briefing-consequences-of-russian-missile-attacks-on-ukraine.html

Ukrainian Army compatible with NATO, defense reform is still needed – Simmons
The decision on Ukraine’s accession to NATO is related to the institutional reform of defense mechanisms, while the requirement for the Armed Forces’ compatibility with the Allied armies had been fulfilled even before Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609294-ukrainian-army-compatible-with-nato-defense-reform-is-still-needed-simmons.html

Monastyrsky meets with U.S. Assistant Secretary of State
Ukraine’s Interior Minister Denys Monastyrsky has met with U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Karen Donfried. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-polytics/3609274-monastyrsky-meets-with-us-assistant-secretary-of-state.html

Briefing: “The situation with electricity in Ukraine”
On November 7, at 12:30, a briefing is being held on the topic: “The situation with electricity in Ukraine.”  https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-other_news/3609299-briefing-the-situation-with-electricity-in-ukraine.html

Enemy aircraft strike Kherson region
Russian invaders launched airstrikes on settlements in Kherson region, one person was injured. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609256-enemy-aircraft-strike-kherson-region.html

Invaders attack Zaporizhzhia region with S-300 missiles – governor
The Russian army fired S-300 missiles at a village in Zaporizhzhia region on the morning of November 7. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609250-invaders-attack-zaporizhzhia-region-with-s300-missiles-governor.html

More than 1,500 new graves discovered near Mariupol – BBC
An analysis of new satellite images shows that more than 1,500 new graves have been dug at a mass burial site near Mariupol, which has been under Russian occupation since May. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609240-more-than-1500-new-graves-discovered-near-mariupol-bbc.html

Ukrainian forces down Russia’s Su-25 in Kherson region
At about 09:30, the Ukrainian anti-aircraft gunners downed a Russian Su-25 attack aircraft in Kherson region. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609217-ukrainian-forces-down-russias-su25-in-kherson-region.html

Border Guard Service: 35,000 citizens return to Ukraine in past day
On November 6, almost 39,000 people arrived in Ukraine, of whom 35,000 are Ukrainian citizens. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-society/3609212-border-guard-service-35000-citizens-return-to-ukraine-in-past-day.html

NBU sells $410.24M on interbank foreign exchange market
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) sold $410.24 million and bought $16.3 million on the interbank foreign exchange market over the past week. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-economy/3609192-nbu-sells-41024m-on-interbank-foreign-exchange-market.html

Russian military death toll in Ukraine rises to 76,460
The Armed Forces of Ukraine have already eliminated about 76,460 Russian troops in Ukraine from February 24 to November 7, including 530 over the past day alone. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609185-russian-military-death-toll-in-ukraine-rises-to-76460.html

Russia unlikely to achieve air superiority in war in Ukraine in coming months – British intelligence It is unlikely that Russia will gain air superiority in the war in Ukraine in the coming months due to poor training, loss of experienced aircrews and other problems. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609173-russia-unlikely-to-achieve-air-superiority-in-war-in-ukraine-in-coming-months-british-intelligence.html

Russians shell village in Zaporizhzhia region this morning – President’s Office
Russian aggressors started shelling the village of Kushchove in Zaporizhzhia district from 7 o’clock in the morning. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609162-russians-shell-village-in-zaporizhzhia-region-this-morning-presidents-office.html

1 civilian killed, 5 injured in Donetsk region over past day
Russian troops killed one resident of Donetsk region and injured five more over the past day, November 6. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609136-1-civilian-killed-5-injured-in-donetsk-region-over-past-day.html

Russians hit two communities of Nikopol district
The enemy army struck Myrove and Marhanets communities in Nikpol district, Dnipropetrovsk region. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609123-russians-hit-two-communities-of-nikopol-district.html

Enemy goes on offensive in three directions, Ukrainian troops repel eight attacks
The enemy goes on the offensive in Bakhmut, Avdiivka, and Novopavlivka directions. The units of the Defense Forces repelled the occupiers’ attacks in the areas of Yampil, Andriivka, Krasnohorivka, Marinka, Pavlivka, Vodiane, Novomykhailivka in Donetsk region and Bilohorivka in Luhansk region. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609118-enemy-goes-on-offensive-in-three-directions-ukrainian-troops-repel-eight-attacks.html

Infrastructure being restored in all liberated communities of Kyiv region – administration’s head The infrastructure facilities damaged by the Russian invaders are being restored in all liberated communities of Kyiv region. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-society/3609114-infrastructure-being-restored-in-all-liberated-communities-of-kyiv-region-administrations-head.html

Play about war in Ukraine staged in New York
The premiere of the play “Psalm” dedicated to the struggle of the Ukrainian people against the Russian invaders took place in New York’s Soho Playhouse in Manhattan. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-society/3609111-play-about-war-in-ukraine-staged-in-new-york.html

OC ‘South’: There is currently no critical threat from Transnistria
Russia is trying to destabilize the situation in Moldova, while the contingent of Russian troops in Transnistria does not currently pose a critical threat to Ukraine. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609110-oc-south-there-is-currently-no-critical-threat-from-transnistria.html

Russia has committed almost 45,000 war crimes in Ukraine since Feb 24
Since the beginning of Russia’s full-scale invasion, 44,869 crimes of aggression and war crimes have been recorded in Ukraine. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609107-russia-has-committed-almost-45000-war-crimes-in-ukraine-since-feb-24.html

Armed Forces of Ukraine destroy enemy drone control point, three ammo depots in south
In the south, the missile and artillery units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine performed 147 fire missions, the Air Force made two efficient sorties, hitting the cluster of enemy troops and hardware in several settlements over the past day. https://www.ukrinform.net/rubric-ato/3609106-armed-forces-of-ukraine-destroy-enemy-drone-control-point-three-ammo-depots-in-south.html