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Odessa Protesters Block Police HQ, Push For Anti-Govt Activists’ Release – 4 May 2014

RT logoSeveral anti-government activists detained by police in the south Ukrainian city of Odessa have been released after an angry crowd of locals blocked the Interior Ministry building. Those released reportedly included survivors from the deadly May-2 fire.

A crowd of Odessa residents, which included many women and elderly people as seen on live video streams from the scene, cheered and hugged the released activists.

RT’s Irina Galushko reported that despite being set free, the activists did not have the charges against them dropped and were asked “to come back tomorrow for their belongings.”

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