In the process of collisions of police officers and protesters near the building of Verkhovna Rada, as well as among them the explosion of an explosive device, damage to health has received More than 50 security forces, said the head of the press service of the national guard Svetlana Pavlovskaya.
"adjusted data, we are aware of at least 50 wounded soldiers of the national guard. Four of them seriously wounded, and among the wounded there are participants of the ATO, somewhere Around 10 people. All are delivered in medical institutions ", - she specified, informs television channel " 112 Ukraine ".
During the explosion also damaged the health correspondent of the Ukrainian "5th channel" and TSN." Our production team is also injured, the operator Dima Bolshakov with TSN was seriously wounded in the leg… Infa from Maxim Volobueva "- quoted by "the Fifth channel" your journalist Alexander Arguta. About 200 people continue to protest against the adoption of changes to the Constitution of Ukraine in the part of decentralization at the walls of the Verkhovna Rada, despite the fact that the Parliament supported these changes in the first reading and finished its work on Monday. Protesters continue to urge MPs not Happy to accept the amendments to the Constitution. The demonstrators also urging the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to fold their range of capabilities, reports RIA " Novosti ". In the process of clashes near the Parliament of Ukraine, an explosion was heard. According to one version, fighting grenade exploded. Affirmed the wound 30 national guard soldiers. Riots have Delighted to have been started after the deputies adopted amendments to the Constitution in terms of decentralization in the first reading. Protesters twice attempted to storm the Parliament building. Before that About 3 thousand Opponents of making changes to the Constitution of Ukraine from different areas blocked off traffic at Rada and began to picket the Parliament building. In addition, the deputies of the Radical party Before the extraordinary meeting blocked the Presidium of the Council to prevent the adoption of changes to the Basic law in the first reading. Remember, on July 16, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko submitted to the Parliament amendments to the Constitution with the regulations on the status of Donbass. This Poroshenko, introducing the draft changes to the Main law of the country, declared that Ukraine "was, there is and will be" a unitary state, the proposed changes to the Constitution do not provide for a special status for Donbass.