The results of the report of the Advisory group of the Council of Europe for the may events in Odessa in 2014 as a result of a fire in the House of trade unions lost his life around 50 people, have the opportunity to cause an international scandal, said Last news the head of the Board of the human rights organizations "Ukrainian Helsinki Union for human rights" Nikolay Kozyrev
Monday in Kiev was shown the report of the Advisory group, stating that the proceedings of the Kiev authorities of the events in Odessa had violated the European Convention on human rights. In addition, the group, after reviewing the proceedings of the Ukrainian authorities, said the evidence of complicity in the tragedy the police." taking into account evidence of the involvement of the police for mass riots in Odessa on 2 may 2014, in Accordance with articles 2 and 3 requires that the trial of these mass riots were held in the General body, completely independent of the police ", - the document says.
"The main conclusion of this ad hoc group is that the proceedings are not only improper, but it totally unskilled, even had committed certain forgeries and falsifications, is already a felony. In this sense, unfortunately, until now our police and the Prosecutor's office is a secret police kleptocratic regime. This report is an international scandal, which says that in Ukraine until now not carried out the basic reform of the police organization ", - said Kozyrev.
because of this, he expressed the view that the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov and the Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin must immediately resign " after the announcement of such a shameful For us." Also Kozyrev has noticed that Ukraine's reputation will be spoiled in the world." For Ukraine on an international level the image will be spoiled, " said Kozyrev.
The event, held on may 2, 2014 at the Kulikovo field in Odessa activists " Antimaydana ", turned into a tragedy oposlya, as their opponents were the radicals of the extremist "Right sector" football " ultras ". Several dozen protesters have lost their lives during the fire at the House of trade unions, which tried to hide. According to official data, lost his life around 50 people, all who received damage - more than 250.