Posts Tagged ‘ police ’

Europe’s Sado-Masochistic Approach to Ukraine or Desperate Measures of a Desparate Bandit

Jan 7th, 2014 | By

Vasyl Pawlowsky for Maidan Monitoring January 6, 2014 The line in the sand was drawn over a month ago when special Berkut forces decended upon peaceful protesters on Kyiv’s Independence Square, also know as Maidan Nezalezhnosti. In the last forty-eight hours the powers that be have upped the ante by employing tactics similar to the…

Montreal against police brutality in Ukraine

Dec 3rd, 2013 | By

Montreal – On December 2, 2013 just two days after the brutal crackdown by Berkut special riot forces in Ukraine’s capital Kyiv, Montreal’s Ukrainian community gathered to both oppose this unwanton use of force against peaceful protestors, as well as to show solidarity for their brethren in Europe’s largest country. The attack came in the…

Alexandra Shevchenko of FEMEN. Freed!

Apr 23rd, 2011 | By

On April 22 Alexandra Shevchenko had left jail after three days of the administrative arrest for participation in the peaceful protest «Mess to the sarcophagus» on April, 19th.
Sasha’s imporsonment coincided with her birthday,  her friends met near the jail and celebrated her birthday right there. The celebration passed cheerfully and festively.