In Ukraine, radicals open fire on a bus with opposition activists

27.08.2020, Kharkov.

Fire was opened on a bus with members of the Patriots – For Life social movement travelling along the Kiev-Kharkov highway; there is information about killed persons, the member of the Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada (Ukrainian Parliament – Editor) from the Opposition Platform – For Life party Ilya Kiva wrote on August 27 in Telegram.

“On the Kiev-Kharkov highway, Azov (organization banned in Russia) and the National Corps (organization banned in Russia) opened fire on a bus carrying people with automatic weapons. Members of our social movement Patriots – For Life were travelling in this bus. There is information about killed persons. Criminals kidnapped several people,” Kiva’s message reads.

Ilya Kiwa issued a video message, in which he accuses the nationalists of the crime and the Ukrainian authorities led by President Vladimir Zelensky of not preventing it.

Patriots – For Life is a social movement founded in June by the Opposition Platform – For Life party. According to Ilya Kiva, the movement’s main goal is to resolve the situation in Donbas and restore order in Ukraine. The importance of preserving historical memory is also mentioned.

Source: Rossa Primavera News Agency

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