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#EuroMajdan # євромайдан Chronicle 02/21/2014

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UPD: 02/21/2014 There will be no food shortages in Kiev - Prisyazhnyuk

Перебоев с продуктами питания в Киеве не будет - Присяжнюк

Presumably, the available reserves are sufficient for at least three weeks.

There will be no interruptions in the supply of food to Kiev’s retail chains, and the price situation will remain stable, said Nikolai Prysyazhnyuk, Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food, the press service of the ministry said on February 21.

The head of department assured that the food industry enterprises operate without failures and that the food security of the country is not in danger.

“The capacities of Ukrainian producers of all food products exceed demand by several times. That is, today bakeries will carry as much bread as the consumer will take. Today, retail chains have already increased the order for the supply of bread by 100 tons per day, ”the minister said.

The stock of food products in retail chains and in warehouses of retailers in the capital is enough for an average of 20 days.

Prisyazhnyuk noted that the Agrarian Fund supplies flour, cereals, sugar to the retail network and flour to bakeries in accordance with the applications.

On February 20, in Kiev, against the background of an aggravation of the situation in the capital, the demand for bread and food for long-term storage increased significantly.

UPD: 21/02/2014 Yanukovych and the opposition signed an agreement to resolve the political situation in Ukraine (Updated + Full text)

Янукович и оппозиция подписали соглашение об урегулировании политической ситуации в Украине (Обновлено+Полный текст)

Three opposition leaders and President Viktor Yanukovych signed an agreement to resolve the political situation. Details of the agreement have not been disclosed, reports Ukrainskaya Pravda.

Radoslaw Sikorski, the Foreign Ministers of Poland, and Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany witnessed the signing, and France’s Head of the French Foreign Affairs Department Eric Fournier was present from France. Ombudsman of Russia Lukin was absent when signing.

The ceremony was also attended by the head of the presidential administration Andrei Klyuev, the head of the Verkhovna Rada Vladimir Rybak, the head of the foreign ministry Leonid Kozhara and ambassadors of foreign countries.

Before the start of the signing ceremony for the proposal, everyone remembered the dead for a minute of silence.

As you know, the Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski said earlier that the EU considers the agreement to resolve the crisis situation a “good compromise” for Ukraine, which gives peace a chance and opens the way to reforms in Europe.

According to the text of the agreement, the President and the opposition leaders agreed to sign and promulgate a law on returning to the Constitution of 2004 within 48 hours, RBC-Ukraine informs.

At the same time, according to the agreements reached, the constitutional reform, which will regulate the powers of the President, the government and the parliament, will be started immediately and completed in September 2014.

In addition, the parties agreed to hold presidential elections no later than December 2014.

According to the agreements reached, the election of the President of Ukraine will be held immediately after the adoption of the new Constitution, but no later than December 2014. It is assumed that by this time a new electoral legislation will be adopted, and a new composition of the Central Election Commission will be formed on a pro-rata basis in accordance with OSCE rules and the Venice Commission.

Cases about the crisis in Ukraine
Storbovannaya tragichnymi vipadkami vratti zhittiv in Ukraine,
Pragnuchi negayno pinned bloodshed,
Rishuche nalashtovanі proklasti way to the political vregulyuvannya crisis,
We, the parties, scool lower, domilisya about such:
1. In accordance with the 48th anniversary of the registration of the state, it will be accepted, the special law will be passed, which will be passed on to the Constitution of Ukraine in 2004, by the end of the hour. Organizers say about us a trunk of a coalition and a uniform national order with 10 days of communication.
2. Constitutional reform, once again, the newly appointed President, the order of the Parliament, will be repaired and completed at the beginning of 2014.
3. The presidency will be held once after the new Constitutions of Ukraine, but not a few years ago. If new legislation is adopted, a new warehouse of the Central Vibration Comm Board is formed, as well as a proportion of the foundations based on the OBS and Venecian Commitee rules.
4. The dissolution of violence and violence will be conducted by means of a monologue of ownership, opposition and for the sake of Europe.
5. Vlad is not zaprodzhuvatime extraordinary camp. Vlada opozytsiya utrimayutsya vіd zasosuvannya silovih zaidіv.
Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopts the third law on civil law, which is broader in law and order, on the 17th of February 2014.
Obidvii side and report seryoznі zusilllya for normal life in the villages and villages of the administrative power of the community and the great buddies rozblokuvannya vulits, square and square.
It is illegal to enter the territory of the organization of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine with 24 days from the moment of recruitment of special law (clause 1 of the Code).
Signed for the first half of the year, the issue of illegal nosіnnya that zberіgannya zbroya pіdpadatimut pіd tsinne legislation of Ukraine. See the opposition and control of the position of the protest. Vlada vikorisovuvatime forced the rule of law vinyatkovo for physical ozkhistu budinkiv organ of Vlad.
6. The ministry of the iniquitous sprays of France, Nimechchini, Poland and the Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation call out to close inquiries on all types of violence and protests.

UPD: 02/21/2014 Screenshots of the online TV situation in Kiev on February 20

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11:35 Screenshots of the online TV situation in Kiev on February 20 11:33 Screenshots of the online TV situation in Kiev on February 20
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UPD: 02/21/2014 In the Mariinsky Park, anti-Maidans beat up their journalist: “Topaz, give command.” VIDEO

Supporters of the government who guard the town in Mariinsky Park beat a journalist loyal to the government.

Supporters of the government who guard the town in Mariinsky Park beat a journalist loyal to the government.

As reported by Censor. There is no video of the incident on the youtube video hosting published by user Pauluskp.

UPD: 02/21/2014 The special forces of the Security Service of Ukraine "Alpha" took under protection the administration of Yanukovych. VIDEO

The fighters of the Internal Troops, who guarded the Presidential Administration on Bankova Street in Kiev, were replaced by armed men in black uniforms.

According Tsenzor.NET, eyewitnesses claim that this is a special squad of the SBU "Alpha". On the video that Pavel Sheremet published in youtube, several fighters are seen on the approaches to the Yanukovych administration.

UPD: 02/21/2014 Negotiations snipers during yesterday's events on the Maidan. AUDIO

The Internet posted a record of conversations allegedly snipers on the radio. Judging by the "radio interception", laid out on February 20.

As reported by Tsenzor. There are NO security negotiations posted on youtube user Dmitry Kruzhkov. Judging by the "radio interception", laid out on February 20, they are deployed in different places with a base in the hotel "Ukraine", each with their own call signs.

UPD: 02/21/2014 Security forces with machine guns entered the Rada, - Yatsenyuk. A PHOTO

В Раду зашли силовики с автоматами, - Яценюк. ФОТО

In the building of the Verkhovna Rada several dozens of soldiers of internal troops with machine guns entered. This was announced from the rostrum of Arseniy Yatsenyuk from the rostrum, informs Censor NO.

"The security forces entered the Rada building, in camouflage, with automatic weapons. We brought them out. Who gave the order to launch them here? That’s how we will adopt the Constitution at gunpoint," Yatsenyuk complained.

The vice-speaker of the Supreme Court, Ruslan Koshulinsky, clarified that the machine gunners were indeed withdrawn from the VR building. Now it is being established who gave them such an order (to enter the Parliament building - Ed.)

UPD: 02/21/2014 A group of machine gunners and snipers openly shooting people on the Maidan! The people do not retreat! Shocking. VIDEO

Special Forces fires Maidan activists with Kalashnikov assault rifles and a machine gun near the October Palace.

According to Radio Liberty, a video of the shelling appeared on the network.

UPD: 02/21/2014 Rybak signed a parliamentary decree condemning violence. VIDEO

Parliament Speaker Vladimir Rybak signed yesterday’s parliamentary resolution.

According to the Rada TV channel, Rybak reported this immediately after the opening of the parliament session. Source: http://censor.net.ua/v271972

UPD: 02/21/2014 In Belaya Tserkov, Titushko stands at the checkpoint that does not let the "aunts" go to Kiev

Метро работает, станции Крещатик и Майдан Незалежности 21 февраля останутся закрытыми

On the Odessa highway, in the city of Belaya Tserkov, Vadim Titushko was noticed at a checkpoint that does not allow criminal elements to enter the capital. This is the Facebook page of journalist Vitaly Portnikov.

“Now in Belaya Tserkov, Vadik Titushko stands at the checkpoint of the Euromaidan and guards the road to Kiev from the aunts. I consider this an achievement of the revolution,” the report said.

UPD: 02/21/2014 “I would support Euromaidan. The“ golden eagle ”is boundless there. You can't humiliate people like that”, - Vadim Titushko. VIDEO

Vadim Titushko said that he condemns the actions of security forces in Kiev.

According Tsenzor.NET with reference to the program "Groshi", it turned out that while Maidan drive "aunts" with brilliant green on their foreheads, their real prototype is not against supporting the European desires of the people.

"Berkut is engaged in lawlessness," says Vadim Titushko. - "The Cossack Mikhail Gavrilyuk, who was stripped - it is impossible to humiliate a person to such a level. This is chaos."

The guy says that the image that is imposed on him is untruthful. He is an adequate young man who was mistaken in his time. According to a settlement? For 2 years, Vadim is forbidden to participate in any political actions or rallies. From human anger, he is hiding in his hometown - the White Church.

UPD: 02/21/2014 For the first time, the police arrested the "aunts". Borispol law enforcement officers detained 7 mercenaries. VIDEO

Boryspil police detained a group of "aunts". According to TSN, noise and gas grenades and instructions for making explosives were seized from the detainees.

UPD: 02/21/2014 Metro is working, Khreshchatyk and Maidan Nezalezhnosti stations will remain closed on February 21

Метро работает, станции Крещатик и Майдан Незалежности 21 февраля останутся закрытыми

All other stations in the center operate both at the entrance and at the exit.

The municipal enterprise Kiev Metro has opened all the stations in the center of Kiev except Khreshchatyk and Maydan Nezalezhnosti, the company said.

Khreshchatyk and Independence Square work only as a transfer. All other stations in the center - Poshtova Square, Teatralnaya, Golden Gate, Palace of Sports, Arsenalnaya, Leo Tolstoy, Vokzalnaya, Kontraktovaya Square - operate both at the entrance and at the exit.

On Tuesday, February 18, at around 4 pm, the city authorities, headed by Vladimir Makeenko, decided to suspend the work of the metro, citing the threat of a terrorist act. Yesterday, the head of the KSCA, Makeenko, promised that the Moscow metro would be opened only after there was complete confidence in the safety of citizens and employees of the subway. On February 20, the metro partially resumed operation, but stations in the city center remained closed.

UPD: 02/21/2014 The shelling on the Maidan stopped at 23:00 Thursday

Protesters and security forces in the center of Kiev did not take active actions during the night.

The situation on the Independence Square remains calm on Friday morning, February 21.

At the same time, the protesters remain vigilant and continue to prepare for the possible resumption of confrontation. They bring car tires to the barricades, a significant number of which are piled up at the barricades on Institutskaya Street.

To the front barricades on Institutskaya and Grushevsky self-defense Maidan still does not allow people without personal protective equipment due to the threat of shelling of the territory by snipers from the security forces.

From the security forces, shelling by snipers around the front barricade on Institutskaya, where the protesters continue to burn tires creating a smoke screen, stopped around 23.00 Thursday.

As of about 3.00 Fridays, security forces in the immediate vicinity of the barricades and on the streets nearby the Independence Square were not observed.

During the night of Friday, buses with activists from the regions of Ukraine periodically arrived at the capital's Maidan.

According to Interfax-Ukraine, at 5.20 am on the Independence Square in Kiev there were up to 5 thousand protesters. Some of them are inhabited by at least five new premises on Khreshchatyk from among the shops and cafes.

The owners of shopping facilities voluntarily and by mutual consent transferred premises for temporary use to the protesters during the past 24 hours.

At night, on the Maidan there was a significant number of representatives of domestic media and foreign journalists.