Situation around Russian embassy: protesters block the entrance

Source : 112 Ukraine

About two dozen people already voted in Russian Embassy in Kyiv, about 300 police officers provide security
14:42, 18 September 2016

112 Agency

In the Embassy on the elections to Russian State Duma voted about two dozen people, police is guarding the building. It is reported by the correspondent of "112 Ukraine".

"Now the situation is calm, but we saw that one of the protesters drove to the building and said he will oppose the elections and will supposedly block the road. At the polling station have voted about two dozen people, voters say that there are several observers inside, but what organization they are from is impossible to determine, as they work with no markings, "- said the reporter.

112 Agency

Forces of patrol police are involved, near embassy gathered about 300 police officers. Also autopatrols ensure law and order on the territory adjacent to the embassy. Authorities  involved pedestrian and car patrols to work near the Consulate of the Russian Federation.

Law enforcers detained one of the activists, he allegedly went to the embassy.

At the same time, the protesters continued to block the entrance to the site.

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