Zelensky: Society Should Receive Honest Response About Those Responsible For Odessa Tragedy
Society should receive an honest answer to the question of who is to blame for the terrible tragedy that occurred in Odessa on May 2, 2014.
This was written on Facebook by the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky.
“Today is the sixth anniversary of the death of people at mass rallies in Odessa. I express my sincere condolences to the families of all the victims. This rainy day took almost fifty human lives … Today, in our society, there are a number of painful questions that require honest answers. “Who is to blame for the May 2, 2014 tragedy?” – one of them, “noted the head of state.
He expressed the belief that the state should do everything to ensure an effective and impartial investigation into all the circumstances of a terrible day.
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“And our common challenge is to do everything together so that the Ukrainians never die for ideological or political” objectives “. That Ukraine was not a land of contention, but of brotherhood. Where are Lviv, Odessa, Dnipro, Donetsk and Simferopol – a peaceful, flourishing and united country, ”said the president.
As Ukrinform reported, today is the sixth anniversary of the tragic events in Odessa, when 48 people died in the riots, more than 200 people saw a doctor. Most of the victims of the tragedy died in the Chamber of Unions. Subsequently, the investigation established that the Odessa riots were organized and deliberately planned. By the decision of the Odessa city council that day, the memory of the dead is honored.
This year Memorial Day is taking place in accordance with quarantine restrictions due to the coronavirus epidemic. The police let two people go to the memorial and accompanied them.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru