The responsibility for the escalation of the conflict in the Donbass, including the aggravation of the situation in Avdiivka, lies entirely on Russia. This was stated by President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. He accused Moscow of shelling of residential areas and civilian casualties.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko made a statement once again accusing Russia of escalating the conflict in the Donbass. The text published on the official website of the President of Ukraine on the social network Facebook.
OSCE observers have recognized the presence of Ukrainian tanks in Avdeevka