Ex-MP: organizer of the Immortal regiment is the people

Экс-нардеп: Организатором Бессмертного полка является народ

On may 9 in Kharkiv

The geography of the event was broader, emphasizes Olejnik.

The actual number of cities that mark the action “Immortal regiment”, has increased, and Ukraine is no exception. “The geography of the action has become wider. Increased the number of its participants. Became more symbols of the holiday,” said the former people’s Deputy of Ukraine Volodymyr Oliynyk.

“If you look at the past three years, we can notice that the increase in the number of red flag of victory over the demonstrators. This was not last year,” he said.

According to Oleynik, the people started to resist the authorities.

“The organizer of the Immortal regiment is the people. In that it and strength. Went self-organization to Happen… sign things… And everything that happened may 9 in Ukraine, will have far-reaching political consequences”, – says the former MP.

Earlier human rights organization Amnesty International in Ukraine said that the law on de-communization violates human rights, and detention of protesters for the use of Soviet symbols is invalid.