Latvian foreign Minister promises to find perpetrators of the pogrom of the exposition in Riga
The foreign Minister of Latvia Edgars rink?vi?s believes "a matter of honor" for the Republic to find those responsible in the defeat of the exhibition "citizens square" in Riga.
"Contacted the Ambassador of Ukraine in Latvia for the expression of regret on the issue of vandalism at the exhibition" citizens square ". We together to visit her. Punish the guilty - a matter of honor Latvia, " wrote Rinkevich in his own microblog on Twitter.
The photo exhibition "citizens of the Maidan" takes place at the building of the government of Latvia in Riga. Later in the Internet appeared the video, which masked man turns two posters and rips the flag is banned in Russia as extremist organization " Right sector ", then shreds it with a knife. The organizers of the exposition considered the harm caused to 25-30 thousand euros. The press-Secretary of popolizio That Sadowski of Latvia said that the Exposition has crushed an unidentified person, law enforcement agencies opened a criminal case under the criminal code.
The main Kiev square - Maidan Nezalezhnosti was occupied by supporters of European integration November 21, 2013, immediately after the statement of the government Mykola Azarov about temporary suspension of the signing of the Treaty on the Union with the EU. Later Maidan became the epicenter of confrontation between security forces and radicals. The clashes, during which the opposing political force many times had used firearms and " Molotov cocktails ", were dozens of casualties.