On Independence Day militants were strongest attacks from the time of the Battle of Debaltseve.
at a briefing on Thursday, spokesman of the Presidential Administration Alexander ATO on Motuzyanyk.
"Independence Day was marked by a further deepening across dividing lines. Now we can confidently say that yesterday's tank, mortar and artillery shelling of the enemy were the strongest since the time of the Battle of Debaltseve " - said Motuzyanyk.
According to him, only the Lugansk area per day terrorists carried out 25 attacks, 11 with the use of heavy weapons. In Donetsk area - 37 attacks, 29 with the use of heavy weapons, including tanks and guns.
"At dawn, the enemy made an unprecedented power of fire using mobile artillery units " Carnation ". Thus for one hour on our positions were fired more than 120 shells " - said Motuzyanyk.
"in Mariupol total area per day recorded 22 enemy attacks, in 5 cases the enemy used the heavy weapons ", - he added.
Motuzyanyk stressed that Ukrainian soldiers had to pull fire.