Committee of Ukrainian citizens fully supports the efforts of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the head of this department personally Arsen Avakov aimed at establishing throughout Ukraine constitutional order, including with respect to disarmament and cessation of the activities of illegal armed and paramilitary fascist direction, like “Right sector” or “Self Maidan”.
International Committee for the Protection of press freedom and journalists’ rights very surprised by the fact the lack of visible progress in the investigation of numerous cases of Ukrainian authorities targeted attacks on journalists by police in central Kiev, November 30, 2013 and December 1, 2013. Despite the fact that the perpetrators are well known and do not hide from justice.
The International Committee of the protection of press freedom and journalists’ rights is concerned the continuing pressure from Russian authorities to the editor of the independent Moscow magazine «The New Times» in connection with the published there in February this year of inappropriate material status of the units of the Russian special police.
The committee of citizens of Ukraine expresses concern in activity of bodies of the Ukrainian militia which of law enforcement body practically has completely regenerated in the armed gang terrorizing the peace population and horrifying all legislative citizens, having misfortune with it to collide.
The committee of citizens of Ukraine expresses concern in occasion of illegal suppression by workers of militia of peace procession of active workers of “the Democratic alliance” in the city of Kharkov on which authorities have been in advance notified in precise conformity with the current legislation. The additional concern in this context causes also illegal withdrawal by officials of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine made by participants of a march of videorecordings on whom excesses of workers of law enforcement bodies on seat of the specified events have been fixed.