On the square in Magas were about two thousand protesters

© RIA Novosti / Olga Vadinamas. The Republic Of Ingushetia. Archival photoOn the square in Magas were about two thousand protesters© RIA Novosti / Olga Fedina

About two thousand people gathered at place de La Concorde in Magas, to Express their relation to a number of decisions of the Republican government, according to the interior Ministry of Ingushetia.

On Thursday, the parliaments of Chechnya and Ingushetia approved the agreement on the border between the republics. In this case the constitutional court of Ingushetia said that the agreement can be approved only by a referendum. The country began protests, Yevkurov came out to the protesters in Magas because of a border agreement, after the conversation they promised to leave and later return to the reception.

«On Thursday at the Concorde in Magas gathered about two thousand local residents who have expressed their attitude to a number of decisions of the Republican government. To the square there arrived police officers and representatives of other law enforcement agencies», — stated in the message.

According to the Agency, individual participants tried to disturb public order, law enforcement officials fired several shots in the air, there were no injuries. At the moment the situation in the area stabilized and is under control of law enforcement, said the Department.

Yevkurov and the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov on September 26 signed an agreement on the definition of the boundary between their regions, which provides for an equivalent exchange of territories. According to the Constitution, the boundaries between the regions may be changed upon their mutual consent, and such changes must be approved by the Federation Council.

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