Petro Poroshenko has noted at the beginning of the meeting that the Ukrainian army had been successfully rebuffing the attacks along the entire frontline that day, Censor.NET reports citing the Head of State's press service.
"Real tank battles have taken place. The Ukrainian Armed Forces have won these battles," the head of state noted.
The president has informed on the seizure of the enemies' APCs and IFVs, the destruction of three tanks and two vehicles with ammunition. "The enemy has paid high price for his adventurous attempts to attack our Armed Forces," Poroshenko stressed.
"We are holding the line at the forefront despite the fact that the intensity of attacks was 10 times higher than before the intensive phase of hostilities," the head of state said.
The president has informed that pursuant to his instruction, NSDC Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov had visited the area of hostilities.
The head of state has offered to grant decorations to 'Cyborgs who bravely defended the Donetsk airport. "We have coordinated actions, accumulated reserves, and if the enemy is not willing to comply with the cease-fire regime and put an end to the suffering of civilians, we will chin them," Poroshenko noted.