Tymoshenko’s adherents storm yard of Pechersk District Court

15:31, 27 September 2011
Politics
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Adherents of former Prime Minister of Ukraine...

Adherents of former Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko try to break through a turnstile that leads to an arch near the entrance to Pechersk District Court.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Yu. Tymoshenko was brought to the premises of the court only at 14.15 pm.

All this time the employees of the law-enforcement bodies have tried to prevent journalists and lawmakers from entering the yard of the court.

When Yu. Tymoshenko was brought to the court journalists started entering. However adherents of Yu. Tymoshenko tried to break through the turnstile and started to pull down the turnstile with militia employees.

Berkut representatives came to the aid, they stepped up security measures in the yard of Pechersk District Court.

Scuffles among lawmakers and adherents of Yu. Tymoshenko are taking place now.

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