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Ukraine news:LGBT pride parade may be held in Odessa on August 13, “the Right sector” intends to prevent the event.

The organizing Committee of the festival of queer cultures “Odessa pride-2017” has applied to the LGBT parade on 13 August in Odessa, said a source in the Odessa city Council.

According to the interlocutor of the Agency, while the application is not approved and not rejected – considering it.

Meanwhile the Odessa organization “Right sector” has already declared that intends to prevent the holding of the event.

“”Right sector” stands for conservative and Christian values as a solid support of the Ukrainian statehood. Therefore, we will in all possible ways to resist the negative influence of eaters,” reads the statement of the Odessa branch of the organization on the page in Facebook on Tuesday .

As reported in August 2016 in Odessa, about 50 people held a small parade in the festival of queer culture “Odessa pride 2016”. The protesters gathered near the monument to Duke de Richelieu to go along Primorsky Boulevard to the building of the Odessa city Council. After that, they went on buses escorted by police.

At the end of March about a dozen unknown young men tried to prevent its implementation. However, the police would not allow it.

Militiamen delivered in seaside regional Department of the police in Odessa 20 people who tried to provoke riots during the LGBT equity to establish their personalities and preventive conversation.

Overall last year the law on shares to provide 700 law enforcement officers.