KIEV, December 17. /TASS/. More than 30 law enforcement officers who were cordoning off the October Palace in Kyiv, was injured in the attempt of supporters of Mikhail Saakashvili to break into the building. This was announced on Sunday, the adviser to the interior Minister of Ukraine Zoryan Shkiryak.
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“Now we are talking about dozens of injured law enforcement officers. According to the latest information is more than 30 people. The number could grow and we after verification will issue”, – he told on air of TV channel “112. Ukraine”.
On Sunday in Kiev was the third March for impeachment, organized by Saakashvili’s party “the Movement of new forces.” After the former Governor of the Odessa region stated that in the October Palace will be organized by the coordinating headquarters, the protesters went to the building which already stood a cordon of soldiers of the national guard . Despite the claims of police that takes place inside the event and there are children, the protesters tried to get inside the room, knocking at the same glass. Clashed with the use of tear gas, stun grenades and fire extinguishers.