Share Tweet Pocket Add to Bookmarks
You're reading: Police investigating into attack on Kharkiv language protesters
Popular
on social media

“The fact was registered properly in the register of Dzerzhynsky
district police office in Kharkiv and witnesses are being questioned to
collect primary materials and make a decision under the current
legislation,” reads the statement.

The police office said that at around 1:30 a.m. they received a call and
were informed that “the participants of the protest against the language
law allegedly were attacked and their four national flags were stolen,
agitation materials were cut off by a knife, torn off, and stolen.”
According to the police office, an investigatory and operational group
was sent immediately to the scene of the attack.

As reported, unidentified sportive people attacked a camp of
protesters against the adoption of the language law on August 15 at
night in Kharkiv. According to the protesters, they had to wait for the
arrival of the police for more than an hour.

Exclusive article

Sign up or subscribe to view more articles.
Try Kyiv Post for just 99¢ for the first month!
See All Plans
$5.95
Monthly plan
Get unlimited article access, anytime, anywhere.

Subscribe
$60
Yearly plan
Access all the exclusive content on KyivPost.com and the complete online archive.
Subscribe
Advertisement

Add comment

Sorry, you must be logged in to post a comment.
More in this section
Attention

Add a picture
Choose file
Add a quote
Attention

Are you sure you want to delete your comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to delete all user's comments?

Attention

Are you sure you want to unapprove user's comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to move to spam user's comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to move to trash user's comment?

Spelling error report

The following text will be sent to our editors: