Protesters set up tents at the city Council building in Odessa

© account ONLINE at YouTubeМитинг Odessa on Dumskaya square in Odessa, Ukraine. 16 Sep 2017Protesters set up tents at the city Council building in Odessa© account ONLINE in Odessa YouTube

The protesters near the building of Odessa city hall, set up tents, the attempt of law enforcement to remove them provoked a fight, according to local newspaper «Duma».

Rally at city Council

The rally near the city Council building in Odessa was organized by the parents of the children vacationing in the burnt camp «Victoria». The protesters demanded that they talked the mayor Gennady Trukhanov and his Deputy Zinaida Tsvirinko.

Some time later, the audience tried several times to storm the building. In response, the militiamen fired tear gas. Received information about the explosions of stun grenades.

The fire at camp

The tragedy that occurred in the night of Saturday in the children’s sports camp «Victoria» in Odessa that claimed the lives of three children.

The fire, according to preliminary data, occurred in a free-standing wooden construction. The fire area was about 450 square meters. The camp is located 150 children, including 42 children in a burning building.

In the camp, according to media reports, there was no water to extinguish. Firefighters had to pull a hose to a hydrant on the corner of Williams and Dacha Kovalevskogo.

Is the alarm off

The latest sound-light fire alarm installed in camp last year, in the time of the fire, according to local media, was disabled.

«In 2016, the camp was purchased, installed and commissioned a modern fire alarm, but then she deliberately brought to idle state», — said the Deputy head of civil service on emergency situations in Odessa region Mikhail Volk, adding that the system was disconnected from the console.

Compensation for the victims ‘ families

The families of the victims and the victims in the burned children’s camp in Odessa will provide monetary compensation, said on Saturday newspaper «Duma».

«For 40 thousand UAH (more than 1,5 thousand dollars at the current exchange rate) will be families of victims and victims at a fire in children’s camp «Victoria». In addition, employees of the regional administration will offer to transfer their one-day salary for the victims», — stated in the message with reference to the Governor of Odessa region of Maxim Stepanov.

As noted, for the closest session of regional Council will be proposed to grant the families of the victims on 200 thousand hryvnias (more than 7.6 thousand dollars).

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