Near the Lukyanivsky pre-trial detention center, several dozen protesters gathered against the release from custody of the ex-soldiers of the Berkut. The correspondent of 112 Ukraine reports.
"Now there are several dozen people near the Lukyanivsky pre-trial detention center, they are blocking nine exits from the detention center. They blocked the central exit with garbage bins. There are also security officials who work in turns. There are no clashes between the protesters and the security forces. Moreover, there is information that the protesters yesterday They tried to prevent the minibus from allegedly leaving the territory of the pre-trial detention center with the ex-Berkut officers. This minibus left the territory of the pre-trial detention center,” the correspondent noted.
As we reported, In Kyiv, a rally of opponents of the exchange of ex-Berkut near Lukyanivsky pre-trial detention center. Protesters barricade the building.
The exchange of imprisoned individuals between Ukraine and the militant-held Donbas will take place on December 29. The venue will be Mayorsk entry-exit checkpoint in the Donetsk region.
Former fighters of Berkut riot police, suspected of killing Euromaidan protesters in February 2014, have been excluded from the list. The three servicemen spent more than six years over the bars.