Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, speaking in the Lviv region, said that in the Donbass dramatically increased the intensity of shelling positions of Ukrainian troops. According to him, last night recorded almost 100 attacks, which is a record and they used heavy artillery.
Poroshenko also said that the firing is carried out not only along the demarcation line, but also on the territories of 22 km from the contact line.
All this gives him a reason believes that the probability of escalation of the conflict “remains very significant”. The Ukrainian leader said that the country’s armed forces are “ready to repel” the militia.