In Odessa start hearing about the fire in the House of trade unions

In Odessa, will begin hearings on the case of a fire in the House of trade unions. The session was to be held yesterday, but was postponed due to the lack of judges and one of the accused. This is not the first process in this case: it agreed to consider again because of the change of the composition of the court.


In may 2014, the football fans, the militants of the banned in Russia “Right sector” and provocateurs from Kiev smashed and set fire to a tent camp, where they were collecting signatures for a referendum on federalization. The riots were attended by hundreds of people. Activists “Antimaydana” sought refuge in the House of trade unions. The attackers set fire to the building, and then began shooting at the Windows. According to official figures, killed 48 people and 247 suffered.