At the meeting ofthe special committee of the Odesa Regional Council senior majorcase investigator of the Interior Ministry Ruslan Sushkov statedthat, according to the investigation, the center of the fire in theTrade Unions Building was indeed inside thebuilding.
He also expressedhis personal opinion that the center of the organization of theseevents was on the Kulikovo Field - pro-Russian activists meetingplace and the events themselves took place with the support of, orin coordination with senior police officers.
The actions of thepolice officers are being investigated by the prosecutor's office.According to the representative of the prosecutor's office, theinvestigation in regard to the law enforcement officers should becompleted in September.
Sushkov noted thatthe exact date of completing the investigation of these events isunknown.
On May 2 fortyeight people were killed and over two hundred were injured duringthe riots.