The national police used tear gas against protesters "under the Rada" and ... retreated
The representative of the "Self-help" party Yegor Sobolev writes on Facebook:
The first videos are published on the Web in which you can see today's clashes between supporters of radical political movements and Ukrainian police officers. In particular, a video of the clashes published by the Ukrainian service News UNIAN.
Recall that the rally began on October 17 "at the call" of Mikhail Saakashvili. The protesters are demanding that parliamentarians withdraw their immunity and enact a number of laws, including the law on so-called anti-corruption courts.
Some time after the start of the assault, the police realized that it would not be possible to disperse the protesters the first time. Representatives of the Ukrainian law enforcement agencies retreated to Constitution Square.
Participants in the rally say that communication problems have begun and the opportunity to publish reports on social networks is often lost.
From the report:
It is strange that under the walls of the Rada there are no representatives of the State Department with rolls and speeches that real democracy is being decided in Kiev ...
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