A torchlight procession in honor of the birthday of Stepan Bandera started in Kyiv.
The event was scheduled for 18:00. Its route goes along the central streets of the capital: Volodymyrska, Shevchenko boulevard, Khreshchatyk and will end at the Independence Square. During the campaign was planned the fire-show performing during the passage of the procession near the subway station "Khreshchatyk".
Procession is attended by about a thousand people, reports "Interfax-Ukraine". The march started from the park of Taras Shevchenko in the direction of Bessarabska square.
According to the correspondent of "112 Ukraine", some protesters throw firecrackers. Law enforcers do not hinder them.
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Similar marches took place in Dnipro, Slovyansk, Kropyvnytskyi and other cities.
Earlier, according to the press service of the Ivano-Frankivsk Regional State Administration, in the village of Old Uhryniv of Kalush district, near the historical and memorial museum of Stepan Bandera took place the commemorative memorial service and viche on the occasion of the 108th anniversary of the birth of Stepan Bandera.