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

Heavy fighting without known major territorial changes continued at a number of spots on the frontline in this area, particularly near Kuzemivka (northwest of Svatove) and south and southwest of Kreminna.


Donbas Area – Northeast

Russian forces kept up their attacks south of Bakhmut, taking village Ozarianivka as well as likely taking villages Kurdyumivka and Zelenopillya.

Very intense fighting also continued at other spots on the Bakhmut-Soledar frontline, as well as in the north around Bilohorivka and Spirne.

Static shot from the Russo-Ukrainian War interactive map. Bakhmut frontline by the noon, 30 November 2022. All information on the maps is approximate.


Donbas Area – Southeast

Heavy street fighting continued in Mar’inka with Russians advancing a little in the center of the town.

Fighting around Avdiivka continued without major territorial changes.


Donbas Area – South and Zaporizhzhia Area

The fighting for Pavlivka continued without major changes. Local fights without territorial changes also occurred on the frontline in Zaporizhzhia Oblast.