With weapons of conflict in Mukachevo in Western Ukraine began because of the distribution of spheres of influence, With the participation of nationalists " Right sector ", according to the Prosecutor's office of Transcarpathian region.
The Prosecutor's office does not call the 2nd side of the conflict. First of authorized volunteer corps "Right sector" Andrey Sarasin said that the shooting is directly related to the blocking of the channel of contraband." Right sector "relates the events in Mukacheve with people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Michael Lagno and the godfather of the head of the public movement" Ukrainian choice ", the special representative of Kiev in the negotiations on the Donbass Viktor Medvedchuk.
"Twenty armed men in camouflage uniform with the words "Right sector" and the appropriate stickers on vehicles for the distribution of spheres of influence set up a meeting for local residents in the 1st cafe ", - is informed in the report.
then, according to prosecutors, began the conflict, which escalated into a shootout.
first it was claimed that in the process of shooting in Mukachevo in Western Ukraine were injured 10 people, including four members of spetsnaz, one of the criminal police and five civilians. According to the Ukrainian security forces killed three of the gunshots, five injured. The head of the "Right sector" in the Transcarpathian region Oleksandr Sachko confirmed the involvement of the organization to fire in Mukachevo and said that the police opened fire on members of volunteer corps without warning.
Advisor to the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Anton Gerashchenko said that the situation in Mukachevo stabilized and will be resolved peacefully for several hours.
"Right sector" Ukrainian Association of radical nationalist organizations. In January and February 2014 the Taliban participated in battles with the police and the seizure of administrative buildings, and with April - in the suppression of protests in the East of Ukraine.
in November 2014, the Supreme court has recognized the Union of right-wing extremist organization and banned its activities on the territory of the Russian Federation. In January, the "Right sector" made in the register is prohibited in Russia organizations. First in Russia against the leader of the movement Dmitry Yarosh has been prosecuted under the criminal code for incitement of terrorist activity.