Ukrainian military using ground forces and helicopters are actively looking for fighters of "Right sector" *, started a fire on civilians and police in Mukachevo, say Ukrainian media.
Over the search area – Mukachevo, the villages Shops, Bobovisca and the surrounding communities – circling helicopters, reports Transcarpathian PMG website. Ua. The Commissioner of the MIA of Ukraine Artem Shevchenko on the first day of the week said that two fighters of the radical group "Right sector*" hiding in the woods near Mukachevo, took hostage six-year-old child, who was later released.
It is widely believed about the fact that the conflict in Mukachevo is connected with the struggle for smuggling. However, the Deputy chief of the headquarters of the militia of the Donetsk national Republic (DND) Eduard Bacurin confirmed that the soldiers "Right sector" began to leave their positions in the Donbas and to move in the direction of Kiev. Authorized "Right sector" also said that the soldiers of the battalion left the area to conduct military operations in the Donbass. However, on the first day of the week their leader Dmitry Yarosh has denied these data. On the same day the Mayor of Mukachevo Zoltan Lengyel announced heightened security regime in the village, where the soldiers " Right sector ". He noticed that now the situation in a calm, no conflicts. In canceled all of the many events. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko called an emergency meeting of the Council of national security of the country because of the events in Mukacheve. On the first day of the week the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk in connection with the incident in Mukachevo ordered the Chairman of the state fiscal service Novel Nasirova to fire all employees Transcarpathian custom – from the chief of customs and the management of customs posts to officer. Remember, eleven July "Right sector" began demonstrations of dissent in the cities of Ukraine. Armed with automatic weapons and grenade launchers Authorized volunteer corps "Right sector" arranged in Mukachevo fire on civilians and police. The SBU said about one killed and 10 received damage, six of which – the police. Shots from grenade launchers and machine guns, the attackers destroyed 3 cars of policemen. Return fire killed two militants " Right sector ", the rest were surrounded, they made an offer to surrender. The people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Mustafa Nayem has published a video that shows how it developed in the first day of the weekend the situation in the city." Right sector " declared General combat anxiety, demanding the arrest of Deputy Michael Lagno, with people who have extremists the incident occurred, as well as security officers who took part in the battle." Right sector also asked in a persistent form of resignation of the head of the MIA of Ukraine Arsen Avakov.
* 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"