‘The investigators of the National Police in Kyiv collected the information from surveillance cameras near the building of Inter TV channel. Despite the fact that the management and the owners of the channel got in the way of the investigation, the truth will be established. The information is being processed. The incident’s details will be found out. We will keep the society posted’, Shkiryak wrote.
Previously, a group of people set tyres alight on Schuseva Str., 33, where the office of Inter TV channel is located.
The details are being investigated, but it has been reported that several people brought tyres up to the TV channel office and set them on fire. Interior Minister Arsen Avakov stated that participants of the rally by Inter office used to be fighters of the 30th Brigade of Ukraine's armed forces.
Police detained several protesters. One of the Inter Media Group managers, Alexander Pylypets, wrote on his Facebook page that several employees had been seriously wounded, and many people in the building suffered from smoke inhalation.