Russian Consulate General in Odessa threw eggs


The Consulate General of Russia in Odessa threw eggs and tore down the reception on occasion of Russia Day. About TASS reported by the Consul General Valery Katenkin. He said that the entrance to the building was blocked “Ukrainian extremists” including the banned in Russia “Right sector” and housing “Azov”. They were not allowed invitees to the reception of people, they are forced to “kneel down”, said the Consul.

“The building of fly eggs. The radicals brought some gallows to the entrance”, — quotes its TASS. According to the diplomat, the police did not take any action. “Several law enforcement officers just standing around with the crowd,” explained the Consul General.

Police monitor the situation at the Consulate, the situation is calm, violations of public order no, according to “RIA Novosti” the press-service of the Odessa police Department. “Everything is normal, situation under control”, — quotes Agency the words of the press officer. According to him, at the Consulate gathered 70 activists.

According to the Ukrainian Agency UNN with reference to the correspondent, the activists demanded that the Consul Katenkin “came to him and apologized for the aggression of Russia against Ukraine”. “We completely blocked the entrance to the Consulate, was blocked, nobody will get, and you at least want at least to identify those supporters of the aggressor country”, — quotes the edition the head of the organization “the black sea Gaydamak connection” Sergey Gutsalyuk.

According to UNN, the protesters also planned to attack the Consulate with manure, but law enforcement officers did not allow them to do it.

In late March, activists have pelted eggs at the Russian Consulate in Odessa. This happened after the sentencing of Ukrainian servicewoman Nadezhda Savchenko by the Russian court. Now Savchenko is in the Ukraine and works as a member of Parliament, after she was pardoned by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

In early March sympathizers Savchenko activists pelted with eggs and crackers Embassy in Kiev. On the same day the Ukrainian Embassy in Moscow gathered more than more than 100 people, who pelted the building of the diplomatic mission eggs.