The Governor of Odessa region of Ukraine, Mikhail Saakashvili announced the arrival in Odessa of three hundred militants of the nationalist battalion “Azov”. They were deployed in the city of Mariupol for “the protection of public order.
photo: Alexander Astafyev
As stated by the Governor on the page in Facebook, this is just the first batch. Soon in Odessa will arrive new units.
Earlier, Saakashvili called on the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to enter into the city the National guard, as, according to him, in Odessa to the second anniversary of the events in the House of trade unions is preparing a “separatist rebellion”.
On the same day of the intention to send their fighters in Odessa said the organization “sovereign initiative of the ICC” (founded by the former leader of the banned in Russia “Right sector”). This has formed the nationalist troops from among the inhabitants of the Western Ukraine.
May 2, 2014 in Odessa there were clashes between supporters of federalization and Ukrainian nationalists. The climax of the riots was the mass murder of people in the House of trade unions, in which extremists have driven their opponents. According to official data in one day killed 48 people.
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More than 46 people were killed by activists of radical organizations, which provoked a massive collision, and then set fire to the building on the square Kulikovo field.
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