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#EuroMajdan # єvromaydan Chronicle 04/28/2014

UPD: 04/28/2014 In Kherson, Dobkin was not released from the plane

В Херсоне Добкина не выпустили из самолета

Unknown drove directly onto the airport runways.

Presidential candidate of Ukraine Mykhailo Dobkin was not allowed out of the plane in Kherson, unknown went directly to the airport runways, Channel 5 journalist Inna Nerodik wrote on her Facebook page on Monday, April 28.

“Dobkin wasn’t beaten in Kherson, we didn’t have time. An emergency occurred at Kherson airport! Dobkin arrived in the morning. And he’s not afraid to go further, somehow the Right Sector got into the airport (infa is not accurate, maybe it’s just some partial) right on the runways to meet the candidate well. Uncle Dobkin was so scared that he didn’t reach the people, turned around and flew back to Kharkov. He’s now finding out, "the journalist wrote on social networks.

В Херсоне Добкина не выпустили из самолета

This information was also confirmed by the press service of the Party of Regions in the Kherson region.

“... the press conference of the candidate for President of Ukraine from the Party of Regions Mykhailo Dobkin will not take place due to the inability of the candidate for president of Ukraine to conduct a full-fledged campaign, visit the regions of Ukraine, meet with labor collectives and residents of the regions. And also in connection with the seizure by an unknown armed people of an airport in the city of Kherson, with blocking the movement of the aircraft of the candidate for President of Ukraine, ”the press service said.

UPD: 04/28/2014 Attempt on Kernes: the mayor of Kharkov was shot in the back

Покушение на Кернеса: мэру Харькова стреляли в спину

Doctors are fighting for his life.

The mayor of Kharkov, Gennady Kernes, was assassinated on April 28, at about 12:00, the press service of the Kharkov City Council reported.

"The Kharkov mayor received a gunshot wound in the back. Now he is in the hospital on the operating table. Doctors are fighting for his life," the report said.

UPD: 04/28/2014 In Crimea, the Ukrainian flag declared a manifestation of extremism

В Крыму украинский флаг объявлен проявлением экстремизма

By the decision of the Crimean "prosecutor's office" signed by Natalia Poklonskaya, the flag of Ukraine, hung on the building of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people in Simferopol, was recognized as a manifestation of extremism and a violation of the Federal Law "On Countering Extremist Activities."

About this in his blog on the site "Echo of Moscow" said Boris Vishnevsky, deputy of the Legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg (faction "Yabloko").

According to him, Poklonskaya announced a warning to the Majlis, "explaining the procedure for criminal liability for violation of this article." Like, the flag of Ukraine was set "for propaganda and public demonstration, which is the incitement of social, national hostility and has become a propaganda of exclusivity."

The declaration of the flag of Ukraine as “inciting social or national hostility” and “propaganda of exclusivity” clearly demonstrates the level of legal literacy of those who are now set to monitor the rule of law in Crimea, ”the deputy was indignant.

"What kind of" hostility "and to which national or social group does the Ukrainian flag" excite "? As for the rest, the law on counteracting extremism speaks of" promoting the exclusivity, superiority or inferiority of a person based on his social, racial, national, religious or linguistic affiliation or religion. "

Whose superiority or inferiority, in the opinion of the Crimean prosecutor, affirms the flag of Ukraine? It is clear that these delusional "warnings" do not have the slightest relation to the law - their only goal is to ban the flag of the country, of which Crimea remains a part from the point of view of international law and the vast majority of countries.

I remember that for many years the Russian flags were hung out in Crimea quite freely, and freely went to rallies with them. And no one declared these flags “symbols of extremism” and did not prosecute them. But now other times have come - entering the "Russian legal space", where there are completely different laws. Their Crimeans will quickly feel on themselves.

When they realize it, it will be too late: in Russia, an attempt to realize the "right to self-determination" means landing for five years, "Vishnevsky stated.

Riza Shevkiev, the head of the Crimean charity foundation, which has the office of the Mejlis on its balance sheet, told the BBC Ukraine that the warning, which explains the criminal procedure for violating this article, was received by an official letter signed by the wanted person in Ukraine. prosecutor of the Crimea Natalia Poklonskaya.

On April 21, representatives of the "self-defense of Crimea" tore the flag of Ukraine from the building of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people of Simferopol. Later, employees of the Mejlis returned the flag to their place, and Mustafa Dzhemilev called what is happening in Crimea “a fascist type of democracy”.

UPD: 04/28/2014 The United States deployed B-2 Stealth strategic bombers to Europe in the event of a Russian invasion of Ukraine. VIDEO

США перебросили в Европу стратегические бомбардировщики В-2 Стелс на случай вторжения РФ в Украину

The United States has flown three B2 Stealth bombers to Europe due to growing tensions with Russia over Ukraine.

This was reported in the US defense department, reports turnerradionetwork. Source:

"Since the Russians refuse to answer the phone from Minister of Defense Hagel or President Obama, we have no choice but to send a message in a language they will understand," a Pentagon spokesman said.

UPD: 04/28/2014 In Kharkov, pro-Russian radicals with "Molotov cocktails" and explosive packages were detained, - the Ministry of Internal Affairs. VIDEO

In the center of Kharkov, police on the evening of April 27 detained 13 aggressively-minded supporters of the federalization of Ukraine.

This is stated in the press service of the Kharkov police. Law enforcers seized from the detainees special equipment, bats, helmets, explosive bags and Molotov cocktails.

"On April 27, unauthorized events took place on Freedom Square with the participation of radical citizens. Activists in the square illegally set up tents, made a fence from wooden pallets and sand, lit a fire and all this they did for a specific purpose," the report says.

The detainees were delivered to the territorial police units, an inspection is being conducted.

Now, on the territory of Ukraine, as noted, an anti-terror special operation is being carried out with the aim of resolving the situation in the country, overcoming any manifestations of separatism on the part of radically-minded people and preventing the facts of the seizure of administrative buildings. Particular attention is paid to the eastern regions, such as Donetsk, Lugansk and Kharkov.

UPD: 04/28/2014 US is preparing sanctions against the leadership of Gazprom and Rosneft

США готовят санкции против руководства Газпрома и Роснефти

The United States is preparing to impose sanctions against Rosneft President Igor Sechin and Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller.

This was reported on Monday by the New York Times, citing unnamed representatives of the US administration, RIA Novosti reported.

Rumors about inclusion of Sechin in the sanctions lists appeared earlier, but then they were not confirmed. Sanctions include freezing assets in US jurisdictions and prohibiting American companies and citizens from doing business with people on the list.

Recall that G7 countries on Saturday accused Russia of non-compliance with the Geneva agreement on de-escalation in Ukraine and threatened with new sanctions that formally respond to the annexation of Crimea.

UPD: 04/28/2014 In Kharkov, after a fight with the ultras of eight hospitalized: the separatists attacked with sticks, bricks and weapons. PHOTO + VIDEO

In Kharkov, after a fight with an ultrasound of eight hospitalized: separatists attacked with sticks, bricks and weapons. PHOTO + VIDEO In Kharkov, after a fight with an ultrasound of eight hospitalized: separatists attacked with sticks, bricks and weapons. PHOTO + VIDEO
In Kharkov, after a fight with an ultrasound of eight hospitalized: separatists attacked with sticks, bricks and weapons. PHOTO + VIDEO In Kharkov, after a fight with an ultrasound of eight hospitalized: separatists attacked with sticks, bricks and weapons. PHOTO + VIDEO

After a fight between ultras and pro-Russian activists, eight people were hospitalized in Kharkov. This Ukrinform was confirmed by the director of the Department of Health of the Kharkiv Regional State Administration, Alexander Galatsan, reports Censor.NET.

"Eight people were delivered to the city emergency hospital. Six injured doctors helped on the spot," Galatzan said.

As Ukrainian News earlier reported, on the evening of April 27, bats, sticks and stones were used in a brawl between the Metalist ultras and pro-Russian activists. Among the victims - two police officers.

The police are conducting a fact check. No one has been detained yet.

In Kharkov, separatists attacked patriotic ultras with sticks, bricks and weapons. Fans under Ukrainian flags moved to the Metalist stadium, but on the way they were met by several hundred people with St. George ribbons. They began to throw sticks and bricks at each other. Some witnesses claim that the separatists opened fire on the fans with firearms. "According to doctors, the injured have mild to moderate injuries. There are two police officers among them," police said, TSN writes.

As the correspondent of reports, the column of fans, which moved from the Constitution Square to the Metalist Stadium, was divided at the intersection of Kirov and Plekhanovskaya Streets. Several hundred young guys disconnected from the seven-thousandth column of fans - fans received information that an attack was being prepared on a column of pro-Russian activists, and ran in their direction.

In the area of ​​Plekhanovskaya Street and Gagarin Avenue, they opened ultrasound fire from a car. “This car belongs to the leader of the Oplot organization, Evgeny Zhilin,” says one of the participants of the march, witness of the attack Sergey. “The Oplot is known for delivering“ aunts ”for Antimaydan in Kiev, this car used to take part in attacks on the Euromaidanites in Kharkov. two of our guys today received gunshot wounds from Zhilin’s car. "

The machine from which the firing was carried out was seriously damaged in a collision, but was able to escape from the scene.

The procession of the march of many thousands was guarded by several dozen law enforcement officers, but they practically did not intervene in local fights between ideological opponents. Although a little later, the organizers of the march and the leadership of the Kharkov police had to make significant efforts so that the mutual stoning of the ranks of the police and fans did not develop into a large-scale brawl.

The Interior Ministry said that two policemen were also injured during the clashes. "Aggressive federalization supporters tried to attack the protesters (the march - approx. Ed.), While using bats, sticks, etc.," the message said.

Recall that fans who were previously at war decided to unite in the march "For United Ukraine". The unity rally began on Constitution Square and ended near the Metalist stadium in time for the match.