In Kiev under the building of the interior Ministry held a rally against underground gambling

В Киеве под зданием МВД проходит митинг против подпольного игорного бизнеса

In Kiev under the building of the interior Ministry held a rally against an underground gaming. About it the correspondent of “112 Ukraine”.

“A few minutes ago under the building of the Ministry of interior began a campaign called “Casino.” The participants noted that, according to them, the interior Ministry allegedly protects and covers the gaming business in Ukraine, which today is prohibited. At this moment the participants are using the platform, declare them before the media. Before entering the interior Ministry, the activists put slot machines and, in particular, put a table for playing cards. Immediately after the press is expected to play activists, as they were told, “blackjack”, and they will mask various officials that are directly related to the leadership of the Ministry of internal Affairs”, – the correspondent.

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