City portal of Odessa “048.ua” reported that the police prevented clashes in the past, “equality March” of the LGBT community.
The participants of the gay parade marched from the Vorontsov Palace to the monument of Duke de Richelieu, but there their way was blocked by opponents of the March. A cordon of riot police stood between the parade participants and its opponents and has not allowed to start riots.
The participants of the gay pride parade staged a sit-in protest due to the fact that the police are unable to ensure the movement of the column. In the end, the police evacuated all the marchers on buses.