Police will use armored vehicles the KAAZ and "Cougar" to patrol the center of Kiev, said the head adviser of the Ministry of internal Affairs Ivan Varchenko on Tuesday in the Ukrainian TV channel
According to Varchenko, in addition to patrol of armored vehicles will be involved in assisting the police 2, 2 thousand soldiers of the national guard and volunteer battalions.
"The period and width of coverage (enhanced duty - ed.) of the capital will be determined depending on how things develop, but we will never allow to destabilize the situation in Ukraine and the anti-Ukrainian forces won't be able to use the tragedy that took place near the Verkhovna Rada ", - said Varchenko.
He noticed that the armored vehicles will patrol the Khreshchatyk, Grushevskogo street, which hosts the Verkhovna Rada and the Cabinet of Ministers, as well as the street which leads to the CEC.
The Parliament of Ukraine on the proposal of the President Petro Poroshenko accepted on the first day of the week in the first reading the draft changes to the Constitution of the country in terms of decentralization. After the vote, protesters against the adoption of change tried to storm Parliament, in the direction of the police was thrown by an unknown explosive device.
in the end, confrontation 3 police officers were killed, more than 140 people were injured, including 56 national guard soldiers, three of them in a state of crisis. The interior Ministry announced the arrest of a soldier of the volunteer battalion " Sich ", on inaccurate information, He could throw a grenade at security forces.