Riots in Cherkasskaya: Maxim Stepanov / YouTube
Members of the organization “national body” rioted at a performance of the incumbent President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in Cherkasy. About it reports the edition “Strenia”.
The nationalists demanded that the head of state answered questions about the theft in the defense industry of Ukraine. Activists shouted, “Stand on stage and answer our questions!”, “The President won’t escape us!”. After that, Poroshenko left the event, accompanied by guards.
Protesters tried to block the presidential motorcade. They lit flares and started spraying gas. In clashes with police injured 10 law enforcement officers, including the chief of regional Department of the national police Valery Fierce.
March 2, Ukrainian nationalists held a March at the independence square and demanded to put Poroshenko in jail. Activists have called for the arrest of Deputy Secretary of Council of national security and defense of Oleg Gladkovsky and his son, Igor, formerly bore the name Svinarchuk, due to investigation of theft in the defense sector.
In late February, the project Bihus.info published an investigation about contraband of the Russian procurement of spare parts for the defense enterprises of Ukraine. According to released information by journalists, in the scheme participated Gladkovsky, which has a long-standing business relationship with the President, and his son Igor.
Video, photo All from Russia.