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.


Static shot from the Russo-Ukrainian War interactive map, frontline in the Southern Ukraine as of the morning 22 July 2022. All information on the maps is approximate.


Donbas Area – North

A new Ukrainian counterattack in Bohorodychne pushed Russians out of the town.


Donbas Area – Northeast

In the northern part of the frontline in this area, Ukrainians repelled new Russian attacks near Hryhorivka, Verkhnokamyanske, Ivano-Dar’ivka and Spirne.

In the center, Russians were noted to be in control of village Stryapivka. Their attempts to advance from there towards Soledar were unsuccessful.

Pokrovske, previously reported here to be under possible Russian control, was likely contested instead.

In the southern part of the frontline in this area, Ukrainians repelled Russian attacks towards Vershyna, Vuhlehirska power station, Novoluhanske and Semyhirya.


Donbas Area – Southeast

Ukrainians liberated the village of Solodke located 18 kilometers from the southwestern outskirts of Donetsk city.


Donbas Area – South and Zaporizhzhia Area

Ukrainians repelled Russian attacks towards village Mykilske at the eastern end of the frontline in these areas.


Black Sea Area

Village Andriivka in the Davydiv Brid area was confirmed to be under Ukrainian control. Ukrainians repelled Russian counterattacks towards Andriivka and nearby Bilohirka.


Kharkiv Area

Ukrainians repelled Russian attacks towards Pytomnyk, north of Kharkiv city.