A group of people in camouflage uniform and unknown symbols, which went to the city hall of Odessa, were caught and taken to the police Department to establish your identity and understand the circumstances, said on Thursday Last news the head of the press service of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine in Odessa region Vladimir Salience.
first local Odessa media reported that by the beginning of the session of the Odessa city Council on Dumskaya square began drawing to the protesters under red banners, profits also Authorized the Communist party and the party " Rodina ". The rally in the Opera district was directed against increasing utility rates and low pensions. Authorized rally planned to read before the session of the city Council a petition. According to the media, the police, along with authorized "Right sector" (Association of Ukrainian extremist radicals whose activities are within the Russian Federation is prohibited - ed.) got beat up protesters, put in cars and driven away.
"No meetings were not. Just on the street we noticed a Group of people that were heading to the Opera house and next to the town hall, where at that time there was a meeting of the city Council. These people have been discovered in camouflage uniforms, strange chevrons marked " law enforcement bodies of Odessa ". To explain affiliation to any organization, no one could. Documents people. For this reason it was decided to deliver them to the district to establish your identity and establish the necessary information related to their congregation. That is, for what reason and why are they here, " said Salience.
He also clarified that the police Department under police escort proceeded about 50 people, among them 17 were minors.
"Activists were present, but such thing As detention, was not there. If you hold it that means they forcibly were required to be delivered in regional Department