Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday that pro-Russian rebels will pay a "high price" for their escalating attacks on government forces across the separatist east.
"Our enemy will pay a high price for its opportunistic attacks on our armed forces," his office quoted Poroshenko as telling an emergency security meeting convened after Kiev's decision to give up its months-long defence of Donetsk airport in the east.
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