Eight members of “Svoboda” party, former Social-National Party of Ukraine, who participated in bloody riot near Verkhovna Rada August 31, are summoned to the Public Prosecutor's office. The leader of the party Oleh Tyahnybok, who is among the list of those summoned, denied this fact, claiming that "this is a political massacre" against his party. It must be said that the summons are published on the official web site of General Prosecutor of Ukraine.
August 31, 265 MPs adopted the first reading amendments to the Constitution regarding decentralization. More than thousand people gathered for a protest rally against voting for these amendments. A protest rally, which was expected to be peaceful, resulted into a mass riot under the flags of political parties, a bunch of "Svoboda" party flags were observed there.