Ukrainian nationalists-radicals blocked the entrance to the Theatre of Opera and ballet Lviv before the concert of singer Irina Bilyk. From the artist demanded to recognize Russia as an aggressor country, writes portal Zaxid.net.
“the Policy of Russia and its political elite is aggressive towards Ukraine”, — said Bilyk at the camera sitting in the dressing room with the protesters.
the Singer stressed that her husband is a Russian citizen and she would not call him an aggressor, as “millions of Russians”, including her family. “What one word you want to sign all the artists under a single template, it’s wrong,” she said, turning to block the theater.
Before the concert, about a hundred activists of nationalist organizations, in particular, the “Volunteer movement of the OUN” (banned in Russia), gathered in front of the theatre where a concert Bilyk. The reason for their discontent was the performance artist in the Crimea in 2015 and a visit to the anniversary of Philip Kirkorov in the Kremlin Palace in 2017.