#Euromaidan in Albany

No To Violence in Ukraine!

Mr Karpishka briefs Channel 13 about the peaceful protests in Ukraine  Credit: Olena Sadovnik

Mr Karpishka briefs Channel 13 about the peaceful protests in Ukraine
Credit: Olena Sadovnik

Ukrainians and friends of Ukraine in Albany, NY, gathered in front of the Capital Building today to show their solidarity with people in Ukraine and their opposition to the government violence. Support#Euromaidan!

Ukrainians are outraged at the brutal crackdown on peaceful protesters by police in Kyiv, Ukraine early Saturday morning.

Photos from the rally No to Violence in Ukraine:

The US State Department issued a statement officially condemning the Ukrainian government actions: “The United States condemns the violence by government authorities against peaceful demonstrators in Kyiv today. We urge Ukraine’s leaders to respect their people’s right to freedom of expression and assembly.” [November 30, 2013]

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