Police continue to search for explosive devices in the area around the Consulate General of Russia in Odessa.

“Information on completion check the mining is premature”, – told reporters the head of communications Chief of the national police in the Odessa region Love Gordievsky.

Earlier, the press service of the police reported that law enforcement officers did not find explosives in the territory of the Gagarin Plateau, where the Consulate.

On Sunday the Agency “Interfax-Ukraine” head of the public security Department of the main Directorate of Ukraine in Odessa region Ivan Ishchenko reported that about 8 o’clock in the morning received a message about mining of the territory of the Gagarin Plateau, where the building of the Consulate General of the Russian Federation.

However, a police cordon at the entrance to the Consulate building remains.

In addition, in the area of diplomatic establishment we are representatives of various organizations . According to preliminary data, 12:00 planned a joint protest against the election of the President of Russia to the annexed Crimea.

As reported, March 16, was published the statement of the interior Ministry of Ukraine reported that on 18 March 2018, the regime for the protection of diplomatic institutions of the Russian Federation on the territory of Ukraine in Kyiv, Kharkiv, Odessa and Lviv will provide access to the features of Russian citizens to vote in the elections. Access companies will have a person solely with diplomatic status. Other persons and citizens of the Russian Federation on this day, on the territory of diplomatic missions will not be permitted.