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.


Svatove-Starobilsk Area and Donbas Area – North

Russians continued to attack in the areas of Synkivka and Terny without major advance.

Ukrainians pushed Russians back in the area of Tabaivka.


Donbas Area – Northeast

Heavy street fighting continued in Ivanivka, with Russians advancing within this village. Street fighting without major changes continued in Bohdanivka.

To the north, Russians attacked toward village Bilohorivka without achieving major advance.


Donbas Area – Southeast

Russians took village Stepove and entered the eastern part of village Berdychi where fighting continued at the time of writing.

Ferocious fighting occurred in village Orlivka, with Russians first capturing most of it, Ukrainians taking it back in a counterattack, and Russians then taking a part of it again. Battle within the village continued at the time of writing.

Russians entered and captured a part of village Tonenke. Fighting within the village continued at the time of writing.

Fighting without major territorial changes continued in Pervomaiske with Russians attacking.

Russians launched attacks on the town of Krasnohorivka located north of Mar’inka. After entering its southeastern outskirts they were pushed out of the town by the counterattacking Ukrainians. Russian attacks in the direction of Krasnohorivka continued at the time of writing.

Russians launched attacks in the area of village Pobjeda, which they had recently captured, attempting to advance westward from the village.

Heavy street fighting continued in Novomykhailivka with Russians slowly advancing within the village.

Static shot from the Russo-Ukrainian War interactive map. The frontline west of Avdiivka by the afternoon, 4 March 2024. All information on the maps is approximate.


Zaporizhzhia Area and Donbas Area – South

Russians attacked without major advance at several spots on the Pryyutne-Staromaiorske-Novodonetske frontline, and south of Chervone.

Russians attacked toward Robotyne without success.


Black Sea-Dnipro River Area

Fighting in the area of Krynky continued without major territorial changes.