Рейтинг@Mail.ru
Pravda.ru

News » Hotspots and Incidents

Two Ukrainians wounded defending Lenin monument near Odessa, Ukraine

24.02.2014 | Source:

Pravda.Ru

 

 

Two Ukrainians wounded defending Lenin monument near Odessa, Ukraine. 52217.jpeg

Two Ukrainians from the town of Iljichiovsk in the Odessa region of Ukraine were injured from traumatic weapons, trying to defend the statue of Lenin.

At night of February 23, a large number of local residents gathered on Strebko Square. The people came to defend the monument to Vladimir Lenin from the opposition.

At about two o'clock in the morning, a conflict sparked between two residents. A man, born in 1978, fired a traumatic weapon at two other residents. Both victims were taken to hospital.

The police opened a criminal case under article "Hooliganism" of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

Earlier, a statue of Lenin was demolished in Dnepropetrovsk on Sunday.

 

 

follow us in feedly



Popular photos


Most popular

Russia provokes WWIII by not answering challenges of the West?
Russia provokes WWIII by not answering challenges of the West?
It appears that Russia shows spineless responses in issues of foreign policy. A lot has been said about the looming Third World War. No one wants it, but everyone talks about it and even discusses...
France will have to pay for Mistrals
France will have to pay for Mistrals
France will have to pay for Mistrals. Paris and Moscow have tentatively agreed on the amount of compensation that France will have to pay to Russia because of the decision not to deliver the...
Система Orphus