Natalia Dobrovolskaya. Living in Belgium, immigrants from Russia and Ukraine held on the square in front of the European Parliament in Brussels anti-war demonstration, timed To coincide with the action in memory of the tragic events in Odessa on may 2 last year, reports journalist Last news .
in the demonstration, which organizes monthly the office of the parliamentarian from Latvia Tatyana Zhdanok, was attended by about 30 people. Living in Belgium, immigrants from Ukraine and Russia, as well as the Belgians were holding black balloons with the inscription " Remember Odessa. Stop fascism " (Remember Odessa. Stop the fascism), photos from the scene of the tragedy and the flags of the self-proclaimed Luhansk and Donetsk people's republics of Novorossiya. The campaign attracted the attention of passers-by. Some of them were photographed with activists.
Protesters again called on the Ukrainian authorities without delay to bring the proceedings to the end. According to Zhdanok, for almost a month as a group of people's deputies of the European Parliament from five political groups sent a letter to the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk c calls for the immediate present the results of investigation of murders on the Maidan and in Odessa, but until now have not received a response.
"in reality, during the last time period are very many criticisms in private conversations, but this is a big shift. Unfortunately, politicians who depend on their electorate, eventually become victims of their own previous actions and, accordingly, do not have the opportunity to replace his position, " said Zhdanok Fins news , answering the question about the change of attitude of the EP To the situation in Ukraine.
"now those same most politicians are already in line with the easing of rhetoric will not be understood by the electorate. If the correction happens, it is as long as in private conversations and correspondence, and similarly in the correspondence inside political groups is more critical (ratio - ed.)", - she specified.
"(Peter) Poroshenko is using the army to attack on its own people. For me this situation is unacceptable, " said the Belgian Johan. According to his statement, this demonstration is the first step to change people's perceptions.
"I wish the deputies and Commissioners of all countries persuaded or forced to stop this fighting, to kill women, old people, children, because the shots are not made daily by the military, and the elderly, women and children. We have small groups here, too, a little make a positive difference, " said the native of Ukraine Sergey.
last year's Event, held on the Kulikovo field in Odessa anti-Maidan activists, turned into a tragedy after their opponents were the radicals of the "Right sector" and football " ultras ". Several dozen members of "Antimiani" lost his life during a fire in the House of trade unions, which they tried to hide according to official reports, the fire cost the lives of about 50 people, only received damages of more than 250.