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

Russian attacks continued in the directions of Terny-Yampolivka and Zarichne-Torske.


Donbas Area – Northeast

Russians achieved new advance in the direction of Chasiv Yar town on the front between Bohdanivka and Ivanivske. Heavy fighting continued within these two villages.


Donbas Area – Southeast

Russians advanced in village Berdychi. Fighting within the village continued.

Russians continued to attack without major advance toward Semenivka.

A large Russian attack was launched from the direction of Tonenke toward Umanske, but was repulsed by Ukrainians with heavy Russian losses.

Russians advanced within Pervomaiske and north of it.

Very intense but unsuccessful Russian attacks continued in the direction of Krasnohorivka.

Russian attacks continued in the areas of Heorhiivka, Pobjeda and Novomykhailivka, with Russians gaining some new ground south of the latter village.



Static shot from the Russo-Ukrainian War interactive map. The frontline west of Avdiivka by the afternoon, 1 April 2024. All information on the maps is approximate.


Zaporizhzhia Area and Donbas Area – South

Russians attacked without major advance in the areas of Volodymyrivka, Urozhaine-Staromaiorske, and Verbove-Robotyne.


Black Sea-Dnipro River Area

Fighting in the area of Krynky continued without major changes.