In the morning, explosions and a fire were recorded in the building of the local administration in temporarily occupied Donetsk. As reported by Ukrinform, this was reported by StratCom in Telegram . “In temporarily occupied Donetsk, there is “cotton” and a fire in the building of the local administration. This is what “smoking near gas cylinders” leads to. Locals say that there was another “clap”, smaller in size,” the report says. Read also: A powerful explosion rang out at the railway station of occupied Donetsk region As reported by Ukrinform, the Armed Forces of Ukraine from February 24 to October 16 eliminated about 65 thousand Russian invaders, which is 300 more people compared to the previous day. The defenders of Ukraine also destroyed 2,529 (+5) enemy tanks, 5,193 (+14) armored fighting vehicles, 1,589 (+7) artillery systems, 365 (+0) anti-aircraft missiles, 186 (+0) air defense systems, and aircraft – 268 (+0), helicopters – 242 (+0), UAVs of the operational-tactical level – 1224 (+14), cruise missiles ‒ 316 (+0), ships / boats ‒ 16 (+0), automotive equipment and tanker trucks – 3959 (+8), special equipment ‒ 143 (+1). Read also: We continue to work so that ” cotton weaving” has a place to play – OK “Pivden” The enemy suffered the greatest losses in the Kryvyi Rih and Bakhmut directions.