Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called Avdiivka almost every hour during escalation and shelling last week. This was reported during the briefing by Iryna Gerashchenko, the First Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada.
“Today the head of Avdiivka administration told us that Ukrainian president called almost every hour those horrific days in order to find out first and foremost the security situation as well as humanitarian picture,” she noted.
As it was reported earlier, President Poroshenko said that Ukraine is capable of defending from any aggressor including the Russian Federation. Ukrainian nation stopped the invaders with fighting spirit, liberated two thirds of Donbas, ensured the restoration of infrastructure and implementation of massive reforms in the state.