Protesters rallying against the participation of Russians in the vote burned a Russian flag in front of the embassy and began to disperse, correspondent of Censor.NET reports.
Watch more: Fight at Russian Embassy in Kyiv: Activists try to prevent Russians from voting in elections to State Duma (updated). PHOTOS+VIDEO
As it was reported earlier, elections to the State Duma are held today in Russia. A polling station has opened on the territory of the Russian Embassy in Kyiv. A picket was held at the building. The protesters tried to prevent Russian citizens from voting in the elections. Clashes with the police have been reported. Several people were arrested, including Svoboda party lawmaker from the City Council Volodymyr Nazarenko.
Photos by Oleh Bohachuk, Censor.NET
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