Scuffle in Verkhovna Rada (photos)

14:31, 17 December 2010
Politics
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Today , at 19.20 pm lawmakers from the Party of Regions  burst into the session hall of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine through the doors of presidium and after rough scuffle occupied  the presidium, which has been blocked by the lawmakers from the “BYUT-Batkivshchyna” faction.

Some lawmakers from opposition were taken to hospital.

The lawmakers from the Party of Regions will stay in the parliament for whole night. Lawmakers from the Party of Regions Volodymyr Rybak said this an UNIAN correspondent. “We should ensure a normal work of the parliament in the morning”, he noted.

Photos by Oleksandr Senko (black and white)/ Volodymyr Gontar/UNIAN

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