Embassy of Ukraine in Moscow pelted with flares


Assessment of the correspondent of TASS, about 200 people came to the building of the Ukrainian Embassy in Leontief lane in Moscow in the night of Saturday, June 11. The activists shouting anti-Ukrainian slogans and pelted the Embassy with eggs and crackers.

The event was arranged in protest against the actions of Ukrainian activists who on Friday afternoon threw eggs at the building of Consulate General of Russia in Odessa, notes TASS. It lasted about 20 minutes.

Among the detained participants of the action there.

On Friday afternoon, June 10, a group of Ukrainian activists blocked the entrance to the building genkonsulstva of Russia in Odessa, thereby preventing to conduct on the territory of the Embassy reception in honor of Russia Day.

Consul General Valery Katenkin stated that the action was attended by Ukrainian radicals”, including representatives of the banned in Russia “Right sector” and housing “Azov”. The building of the Consulate General threw eggs. Police in the actions of the activists did not intervene.

The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova later called this action “outrageous incident” and said that the Ukrainian authorities are “not even able to ensure compliance with generally accepted norms of international law.”