Anniversary of May 2 tragedy in Odesa: Situation remains calm

Source : 112 Ukraine

Commemorative measures will be held in the southern-Ukrainian city today
10:43, 2 May 2017

Metal detectors in Odesa
Press service of Ukraine's National Police in Odesa region

The overall situation in Odesa remains calm; the police maintain public order and report no violations, as the locals gather at Kulykovo field to pay tribute to those who perished during the May 2 tragedy. A correspondent of 112 Ukraine TV channel said that while on air on Tuesday.

Law enforcers are working in the enhanced mode. Metal detectors were set around Kulykovo field, and several adjacent streets are shut off.

No incidents were reported, except for a girl with St. George’s ribbon at Kulykove field. Law enforcers took it way from her (wearing this item is widely considered as pro-Soviet and pro-Russian provocation, - 112 International).

Commemorative measures will be held in the southern-Ukrainian city today; a memorial service will be held at Greek Square, and flower-laying ceremonies will take place at Derybasivska street and Kulykove field.

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