The Advisory Group of the Council of Europe, having analyzed the proceedings by the Ukrainian authorities to the events in Odessa on may 2, 2014, informs about the evidence of complicity in the tragedy of police officers. About it it is reported in the text of the report, received in the hands of the Last news .
"taking into account evidence of the involvement of the police for mass riots in Odessa on 2 may 2014, in Accordance with Articles 2 and 3 requires that the trial of these mass riots were held in the General body, completely independent of the police ", - the document says.
The event, held on may 2, 2014 at the Kulikovo field in Odessa activists " Antimaydana ", turned into a tragedy oposlya, as their opponents were the radicals of the extremist "Right sector" football " ultras ". Several dozen protesters have lost their lives during the fire at the House of trade unions, which tried to hide. According to official data, lost his life around 50 people, all who received damage - more than 250.
"the trial of the action the fire service is also not considered to be independent, taking into account the structural links between the state emergency service and the interior Ministry. These concerns once again highlight the need for independent and effective mechanism to investigate serious human rights violations committed by members of the police Department and other authorities ", - stated in the report.
The Advisory Group was established by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe and engaged in the study of compliance investigations to the norms of the European agreement on human rights. 1st report of the panel was devoted to the events on the Maidan. The group stated that during the investigation there were violations of human rights.
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