The situation in the Transcarpathian region in connection with the events in Mukachevo, where did possess weapons incident was " extremely unhealthy ", said the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in conversation.
in Mukachevo July eleven soldiers "Right sector" exchanged fire with grenade launchers and machine guns with the police and employees of local businesses. It claimed three victims and 14 received damage.
The gunmen took refuge in the woods and told that will lay down their arms only if they're told to do by their leader Dmitry Yarosh. They explain their actions against smuggling, which, according to local officials involved. At the moment of time caught four soldiers, six until now a fugitive from the law enforcers.
according to one version, the cause of the shooting in Mukachevo - the struggle for the supervision of the flow of contraband across the border with Hungary between 2 people's deputies of Parliament, having great influence in the area - ex- "regional" Michael Lagno and Viktor Baloga, who served During the reign of Viktor Yushchenko the post of head of the presidential administration. First of Lagno was interrogated by the Ukrainian Prosecutor's office.
"in Mukachevo, the Situation was totally unhealthy. As it is, when weeks ride through the streets of towns and villages of Transcarpathia with weapons of the militants with heavy weapons, heavy machine guns, grenade launchers, and the police are completely futile, " said the head of Ukraine.
However, he clarified that it is necessary " with a hot iron to eliminate illegal equipped weapon creation ". Review Poroshenko, Ukraine should be a monopoly on weapons from the police organisation.
Poroshenko also noticed that in Transcarpathia formed fresh bodies of law that will combat the smuggling of illegal activities of officials.
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 the Russian Federation organizations. First in Russia against the leader of the movement Dmitry Yarosh has been prosecuted under the criminal code for incitement of terrorist activity. Full list of banned extremist organizations