Denmark’s Aske Soby wins stage 5 of Moscow-Vladivostok bicycle raceSport July 24, 13:17
Press review: Russian army takes aim at jihadi SUVs and Trump handcuffed by new sanctionsPress Review July 24, 13:00
Large-scale combat readiness check kicks off in East SiberiaMilitary & Defense July 24, 11:47
Russia's new advanced corvette to take part in Sea Cup-2017Military & Defense July 24, 10:30
Russian first 3D printed satellite to go into spaceScience & Space July 24, 10:19
Kyrgyzstan was threatened with missiles for hosting US airbase, president saysWorld July 24, 9:56
IMF confirms recovery of Russia's economy in 2017Business & Economy July 24, 8:47
Russian Interior Ministry to control 13 more new psychotropics, drug-containing plantSociety & Culture July 24, 2:54
MAKS-2017 airshow yields contracts to over $6bln - Russian ministry of industry and tradeBusiness & Economy July 23, 23:48
KIEV, December 01, 4:25 /ITAR-TASS/. An investigation which is under way at the request of the Ukrainian president will give a legal assessment to the violent standoff on Kiev’s Independence Square, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry voiced deep concern over dispersal of supporters of Ukraine’s European integration who had staged a rally on Kiev’s Independence Square.
“The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry shares profound concern in connection with violent standoff on Independence Square over the past few days. An objective investigation which is being carried out at the request of the Ukrainian president will give a legal assessment to that confrontation,” the statement said.
“The Ukrainian people who have many times demonstrated wisdom, tolerance and respect for human values consider the right to hold peaceful assemblies, freedom of speech and observation of human rights to be the fundamental principles of developing a democratic society,” the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said, adding that Ukraine would remain committed to the ideas of protection of basic rights and freedoms and introduction of European norms and standards.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry pledged to exert decisive efforts to successfully implement the country’s course towards European integration.