In Kharkiv city authorities organized public hearings on the problem of renaming objects in Accordance with the legislative act of decommunization there was a scuffle, reports on Thursday the Agency.
According to the report, in the beginning of the meeting the floor was given to the Deputy head of the city Council on the place names and the protection of historical and cultural environment Alexey Poroshkovaia. He began to read in Russian proposed by the Commission options for renaming objects.
Present in the audience began to Boo, requiring the bureaucrat to switch to the Ukrainian language. In response, Khoroshkovsky said that " the Russian language is also completely understandable for Kharkiv ".
he was followed by two further members of the Presidium of the public hearings. Their performances were also accompanied by whistling.
"citizens have started to accumulate near the stage. However, were contained by the Commissioners of public defence. After some time on stage broke a few guys who started a brawl with the activists of self-defense near the stage and on the stage ", - reports the Agency.
The Chairperson of the hearings the Deputy mayor of Kharkiv Igor Terekhov had no choice As to announce the end of the hearing. The members of the Bureau and the vast number of participants have left the building. However, in the hall there were several hundred people. As UNIAN reports, "Pro-Ukrainian" activists campaigned to continue the hearing.
in may in Ukraine entered into force adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of the law on condemnation of Communist and Nazi regimes, for example, prohibiting propaganda of Soviet symbols. The legislative act also prohibited the public use of symbols of the Communist regime. The document caused a great resonance in society, because it had not clearly written the boundaries of its use. The authorities promised to amend the law changes and to remove inaccuracies.