On Thursday, the traffic in the center of Kyiv was restricted due to the srike of private taxi buses.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, the owners placed the buses along the two sides of the central streets of Khreshchatyk, Bohdana Khmelnytskoho, and Hrushevskoho.

Chiefs of private bus firms and drivers gathered in front of the Kyiv City Hall. They want the Kyiv authorities allow them increasing the fare.

Photos by Natalia Nehriy/UNIAN