March 18th, 2016 ~ Fort Russ ~
Politnavigator – Olga Kozachenko ~ translated by J. Flores ~
Today, right-wing radicals in Kiev attacked a rally dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the referendum on the preservation of the USSR, where the majority of Ukrainians voted for the preservation of a single soviet state with Russia.
The action took place on Vladimrskoy the street in front of the Historical Museum. In order to safely hold the event, the organizers have applied for law enforcement officers on the spot. but none arrived. Shortly after the start of the rally, mostly people of retirement age were attacked by a group of ho0ligans. A scuffle ensued, during which the elderly people have tried to resist the attackers. As a result, as told to “PolitNavigator” by a witnesses, one of the seniors received a concussion.