In Odessa law enforcement authorities detained two men who attacked the participants of the LGBT parade. This was announced by adviser to the head of police in Odessa region Ruslan Forostyak the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.
“Before the start of the March there were clashes provocative nature, in which two people were arrested,” said Forostyak.
According to him, security in Odessa provide about 500 law enforcement officers.
The detainees were taken to the seaside police Department of the city. Now set the identity of the parties to the conflict and the circumstances of the incident.
We will note, today is the LGBT pride parade. According to local media, the event began at 9:00. As of 9:47 parade participants came to the Duma square, where were the buses that were supposed to pick them up.
Meanwhile, opponents of the LGBT pride parade gathered near the monument to Duke de Richelieu, they advocate traditional family values.