Group «Cockroaches» has postponed a concert in Kiev

© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the club «Cosmonaut»is the Russian punk band Tarakany. Archive photoGroup «Cockroaches» has postponed a concert in Kiev© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the club «Cosmonaut»

Russian punk group «Cockroaches» because of the military situation in Ukraine, vacated the December 8 concert in Kiev.

«Not the most pleasant, but quite expected news. In connection with the imposition of martial law in Ukraine we have to postpone the date of our concert in Kiev from December 8 to February 15, 2019. All previously purchased tickets are of course valid», — stated in the message group on the page in Facebook.

«Cockroaches» is one of the most popular punk bands in Russia. It exists since 1991, he has toured in Russia, CIS, Europe, Japan, Israel, Georgia, Kazakhstan.

Earlier, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on the background of the incident in the Black sea, further exacerbating relations between Kiev and Moscow, has approved the decree on the introduction of martial law in some areas of the country for 30 days. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that this was done in order to restrict rights and freedoms as well as political activities in Ukraine before the election, thus, the Ukrainian leadership has actually divided the country into trustworthy and unreliable. The next presidential elections will be held in Ukraine in the spring of 2019.

Group «Cockroaches» has postponed a concert in Kiev© RIA Novosti, Infografiken the situation in Ukraine