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 area of Terny without major advance.


Donbas Area – Northeast

Russians completed the capture of Bohdanivka and launched attacks on the eastern outskirts of Kalinivka.

Fighting continued on the eastern outskirts of Chasiv Yar, while Russians advanced in the area between this town and Ivanivske.

Static shot from the Russo-Ukrainian War interactive map. The Chasiv Yar frontline by the afternoon, 15 April 2024. All information on the maps is approximate.


Donbas Area – Southeast

Fighting continued on the eastern outskirts of Novokalynove.

Russians advanced north of Berdychi in the direction of Novobakhmutivka and Ocheretyne. Within Berdychi, the fighting continued.

Russians advanced in the central part of Semenivka, with fighting continuing within this village.

Russians completed the capture of Pervomaiske, advancing in the directions of Netailove and Umanske.

Russians also advanced a little near the southeastern outskirts of Krasnohorivka.

Heavy fighting without major changes continued in Novomykhailivka and its area.


Zaporizhzhia Area and Donbas Area – South

Heavy fighting continued in Robotyne.


Black Sea-Dnipro River Area

Fighting in the area of Krynky continued without major changes.