In Kiev, detained by the famous Italian journalist Franco Fracassi, going directly to the memorial events dedicated to the anniversary of the tragedy in Odessa, said the Italian human rights activist Svetlana Wilke.
in the night of Saturday, Fracassi flew to Odessa from Rome with a stopover in Kiev, informs a portal " Ukraine. <url> ".
"Our friend and colleague was arrested in Kiev airport and landed there in jail with criminals," said Wilke. In her expressions, now Italian journalist will have to wait for the return flight, on which it will be sent back to Rome." to the question about why Franco Fracassi was denied entry to Ukraine, Authorized authorities told that they "don't like what he writes," said human rights activist. The fracassi in the past year, one of the first in Italy made a detailed report About the tragedy in the House of trade Unions and directly subjected to charges of the incident right-wing radicals. Its authorship belongs to a number of articles On European neo-Nazis fighting with Ukrainian volunteer associations. Remember, may 2, in Odessa in the process of confrontation with football fans and radicals from the "Right sector" supporters of federalization were supposed to hide in the House of trade Unions. Then the Ukrainian nationalists set fire to the building, and those who tried to escape from the fire, fired and finished off with sticks and stones. According to the interior Ministry of Ukraine, in the end, the riots cost the lives of 48 people. March 24 professionals " Group 2 may released the results of its investigation of the causes of fire, the dynamics of the spread of fire and smoke and causes of death of people inside the trade Unions building in Odessa.
* Organization, relative to which a court has adopted the legally effective conclusion Of destruction or prohibition of the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"