Svoboda lawmakers block VR’s rostrum because Tyagnybok is not enable to deliver speech

11:36, 19 March 2013
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The Svoboda lawmakers have blocked the rostrum of the VRU because chairman of the faction Oleh Tyagnybok is not enable to deliver a speech.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, when O. Tyagnybok came over to the rostrum to deliver a speech, lawmakers from the Party of Regions and the CPU faction started shouting: “Fascist!”, but he continued delivering a speech.

After that lawmakers from Svoboda came over to O. Tyagnybok. Some lawmakers from the CPU also came to the rostrum. A scuffle among lawmakers from these factions started. Some lawmakers from the Party of Regions joined the scuffle. It lasted some minutes.

As of now the sitting of the VRU was interrupted, but Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine stays in the session hall.

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