Over 25 thousand militiamen provided an order during Victory Day celebration in Ukraine. As reported UNIAN
in Department of public relations and the international activity of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, according to preliminary data, disorderly conduct during carrying out mass actions for a case of celebration 63-й anniversary of the Victory it wasn't recorded.
In Kiev protection of a public order was provided by over 1,2 thousand employees of militia and 250 servicemen of internal troops of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine. On May 9 in 3737 settlements of the state over 5,4 thousand mass actions for the Victory Day case in which over 2 million people took part took place. As the main initiators of their carrying out executive authorities and local government, councils of veterans acted.
The most populous celebrations took place in the Dnepropetrovsk, Hmelnitsky, Rivnensky, Kiev, Zaporozhye areas where in mass actions took part from 170 thousand to 140 thousand citizens. 50 thousand inhabitants of Kiev participated in celebrations in Kiev and guests of the capital. Violations of a law and order it isn't recorded.