Party of Regions blocks rostrum in parliament

10:47, 25 January 2008
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They protest against joining the NATO Membership Action Plan

Today’s session of the Verkhovna Rada has not opened as yet.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, the rostrum and presidium of the parliament are blocked by Party of Regions representatives.

The doors, by which the Verkhovna Rada Speaker usually enters the parliament, are blocked with chairs, so, he cannot open it.

According to opposition representatives, they protest against eventual joining of Ukraine to the NATO Membership Action Plan.

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