Author: David Batashvili, Research Fellow at 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.


Kharkiv Area

Fighting without major changes continued in the areas of Hlyboke and Starytsya-Buhruvatka, as well as in the streets of Vovchansk.


Svatove-Starobilsk Area and Donbas Area – North

Ukrainians pushed Russians back in the area east of Synkivka where Russians had recently advanced.

Russians attacked toward Stelmakhivka, reaching its eastern outskirts. They also advanced a little on the eastern outskirts of Makiivka.

Ukrainians pushed Russians back a little east of Terny.


Donbas Area – Northeast

Fighting intensified again in the area of Spirne.

Russians likely took Rozdolivka, and launched attacks north of it.


Toretsk-Kostyantynivka Area

Russians advanced on the eastern outskirts of Chasiv Yar, taking the easternmost district of this town.

They also kept attacking in the direction of Toretsk, advancing within Pivdenne and on the eastern outskirts of Druzhba.

South of Toretsk, Russians advanced in the direction of Niu-York, likely taking village Yurivka or most of it.

Russians also attacked from Arkhanhelske toward Kalynove without major advance, and advanced somewhat from Novooleksandrivka toward Vozdvyzhenka.


Static shot from the Russo-Ukrainian War interactive map. Toretsk-Kostyantynivka Area by 3 July 2024. All information on the maps is approximate.


Donbas Area – Southeast

Russians completed the capture of village Sokil, and entered the eastern part of village Yevhenivka. They also advanced in the direction of village Prohres from the east, and toward Novoselivka Persha from the north.

Southwest of Umanske, Russians entered village Yasnobrodivka, and pushed a little further within Karlivka.

Very heavy fighting continued in Krasnohorivka, with Russians advancing a little in the western-central part of the town.


Zaporizhzhia Area and Donbas Area – South

Ukrainians pushed Russians back a little within Urozhaine.

Russians launched attacks from Staromaiorske toward Makarivka.


Black Sea-Dnipro River Area

Fighting in the area continued without major territorial changes.