Before the start of the European games in Baku centre for Russian and Ukrainian Athletes had a fight, say local media.
"in the center of Baku incident occurred between athletes who come to participate in the European games. In the center of the capital had a fight Athletes from Russia and Ukraine, " writes local magazine haqqin. Az. They say that between the group of Russian and Ukrainian athletes there was a verbal altercation. Athletes are unable to restrain his emotions and came together in the melee. After the intervention of the police Department, the incident was settled. The opening ceremony of the first European games will be held in Baku on the last working day of the week, competition will last until June 28. The competition will be played 253 sets of medals in 20 sports.