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Two Ukrainians wounded defending Lenin monument near Odessa, Ukraine

24.02.2014 | Source:

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Two Ukrainians from the town of Iljichiovsk in the Odessa region of Ukraine were injured from traumatic weapons, trying to defend the statue of Lenin.

At night of February 23, a large number of local residents gathered on Strebko Square. The people came to defend the monument to Vladimir Lenin from the opposition.

At about two o'clock in the morning, a conflict sparked between two residents. A man, born in 1978, fired a traumatic weapon at two other residents. Both victims were taken to hospital.

The police opened a criminal case under article "Hooliganism" of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

Earlier, a statue of Lenin was demolished in Dnepropetrovsk on Sunday.

 

 






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