Below is the full text of his statement.
Makeenko, am addressing you personally, Mr. President, and personally
to the leaders of law enforcement structures. The events that took
place today in the capital of Ukraine are a tragedy for the whole
I am responsibly
declaring that I am prepared to do everything possible for stopping
the bloodshed and brother-killing in the heart of Ukraine, on
Independence Square. Human lives have to be the greatest value in our
state and nothing should stand in the way of this principle.