The town of Avdivka is the goal. A town on the frontline, a place of constant reconciliation and breaking of the truce. Of testing. Provoking. A dozen kilometres from Donetsk. A strategically vital point, one Ukrainian soldiers want to keep at all costs. After the airport they lost in the last offensive, they don’t have the luxury of another defeat. But this war was made famous by fruitless victories and needless defeats.