Author: David Batashvili, Research Fellow at the Rondeli Foundation

This is a special issue of the Rondeli Russian Military Digest dedicated to the Russo-Ukrainian War, composed on the basis of numerous open sources.


Svatove-Starobilsk Area and Donbas Area – North

Russians unsuccessfully attacked in the area around Kreminna, including in the direction of Torske.


Donbas Area – Northeast

Russians achieved new advance in the central and northern parts of Bakhmut city. Street fighting remained extremely intense.

Heavy fighting without major territorial changes continued on Bakhmut’s flanks, near villages Hryhorivka, Bohdanivka, Khromove and Ivanivske.

Ukrainians pushed Russians back a little around village Bilohorivka.

Static shot from the Russo-Ukrainian War interactive map. The Bakhmut city front by the noon, 24 April 2023. All information on the maps is approximate.


Donbas Area – Southeast

Heavy fighting took place north of Avdiivka, between Novobakhmutivka and Novokalynove with Russians attacking but unable to achieve major advance. Similar dynamic was reported southwest of Avdiivka.


Zaporizhzhia Area and Donbas Area – South

Inconclusive fighting occurred near Vuhledar.