Furious Afghans and the miners stormed the Verkhovna Rada

In Kiev at the building of the Verkhovna Rada the riots took place, during which the staff law enforcement clashed with representatives of veterans ‘ organizations and miners. On Tuesday, June 19, according to “Strenia”.

the rally came the miners, the liquidators of the Chernobyl accident and veterans of the war in Afghanistan, which demanded the preservation of their privileges. The miners called on the government to return their debts on salaries and allocate 6 billion hryvnia for the development of the coal industry of the country. “Interfax” indicates that the rally was attended by up to two thousand people.

Protesters broke through a police cordon after law enforcement officers used tear gas against them. Veterans and miners attempted to break into the Parliament building, but it failed.