Public protest in Odessa ended with serious injuries for more than 20 police officers

People protested against the construction of high-rise buildings


During the campaign citizens “our Summer theatre”, which was held in the City garden of Odessa, was injured more than 20 police officers.

About it reports a press-service of regional management of police.

“Medical assistance militiamen addressed with the diagnosis: cherepno-a brain trauma, brain concussion, bruises, contusions, chemical burns of the skin and the upper respiratory tract and conjunctivitis chemical origin”, – stated in the message.

Law enforcement officers are reminded that a peaceful demonstration against the building of the misconduct of some of the citizens turned into bullying. However, the illegal actions of citizens by police officers was terminated, the situation was controlled, mass unrest is not allowed.

“Among the civilian victims. Complaints about misconduct by police officers is not fixed”, – have informed in police.

We will remind, in Odessa, a rally against the construction of flats turned into a brawl with the police, in the course of the conflict, the parties used tear gas and batons.