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Kyivans commemorate those killed during Euromaidan, - photo
15:45, 20 February 2017
Kyivans commemorate those killed during Euromaidan, - photo

The march under the flags of public organization “Union of Patriots of Ukraine”

15:45, 20 February 2017

www.radiosvoboda.org

Heavenly Hundred Heroes are being commemorated in the center of Kyiv. Over a hundred of people gathered to commemorate the heroes and held a moment of silence in their memory. This was reported by Radio Svoboda.

Memorial services are held in the places where protesters were being shot, people continue to bring flowers.

Also, a march under the flag of NGO “Union of Patriots of Ukraine” also took place in the downtown. The column of around 500 people with the flags of the organization accompanied by the patriotic music went towards Maidan, along the Avenue of Heavenly Hundred Heroes then headed to the Presidential Administration.

Activists sometimes chanted “Glory to Ukraine!” – “Glory to the heroes!”. “Glory to the nation!” – “Death to the enemies!”.

Related: Ukraine holds moment of silence in memory of Heavenly Hundred Heroes

The rally was guarded by a great number of the law enforcers.

In general, the situation in the center of the city is calm. There are no rallies near the building of the Presidential Administration. The traffic through Instytutska street is blocked.

Earlier it was reported that a prayer service to commemorate Heavenly Hundred held in Kyiv. It is conducted in St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, with the participations of Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko.

Related: Day of Heavenly Hundred Heroes in Ukraine today

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