EU is concerned with the fate of detained demonstrators

13.06.2017, Russia.

A spokesperson of the European Foreign Ministry urged to respect human rights and release the detained protesters, the Interfax news agency reports on June 13.

According to Brussels, Russian citizens exercise their rights by holding rallies and demonstrations. “These fundamental rights are enshrined in the Russian constitution and we expect them to be protected, not eroded,” the statement says.
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Ukrainian radical groups begin military exercises in Kiev region

11.06.2017, Ukraine.

On June 11, Ukraine’s territorial defense forces launched a two-day series of drills in the village of Novye Petrovtsy in the Kiev region, a Press service of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine reports.

The drills under the provisional title “Movement 100. Torrent” takes place on the territory of the Battle for Kiev 1943 National Museum-Preserve.
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