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The security service of Ukraine (SBU) conducted searches in the apartments of the leaders of the public organization «Brothers» who took part in the campaign in honor of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Kiev from Nazi invaders, reports the website of the Ukrainian newspaper «Vesti» with reference to the leader of the organization Alexander Shorskogo.
«It’s all because we criticized the SBU and demanded the resignation of the government», – quotes the words Shorskogo the website of the newspaper «Vesti».
According to him, the search is connected with the fact that they participated in the procession for the day of liberation of Kiev and the laying flowers to the monument to Vatutin.
Previously Director of the NGO «Institute of legal policy and social protection», human rights activist Elena Berezhnaya said that the SBU «break down» the door of her apartment and conduct searches of all who participated in the preparation of the rally near the monument to General Vatutin. Later the security service of Ukraine has confirmed that it raided the premises, which rents Berezhnaya.