In the town of Rada, about 700 people

В городке под Радой около 700 человек

Furnished under the Rada in the evening of 17 October

The situation in the camp is calm.

In a tent camp near the Parliament on Wednesday evening is about 700 people. As the correspondent of RBC-Ukraine, the situation in the camp is calm, people walking between tents.

Among people in the campground, pensioners, men in camouflage and dozens of journalists. Also in the tent camp near the Parliament building are several deputies – Volodymyr Parasyuk (independent), and semen Semenchenko, Yegor Sobolev (Self-help).

The entire perimeter of the Parliament building is guarded by several ranks of police officers. In addition, a group of security officers standing around the camp.

In turn the deputies who came to the presidential Administration of Ukraine at a meeting with Petro Poroshenko, refused to meet. This was announced by the people’s Deputy from BPP Sergey Leshchenko on his page in Facebook on Wednesday evening, October 18.

According to him, the decision was taken after the first Deputy head of the presidential administration Vitaliy Kovalchuk said about the readiness of the President to only take three of them. So, the President was ready to meet only with people’s deputies from BPP Leshchenko, Mustafa Nayem and Svetlana Zalishchuk, but refused to meet with individual deputies Yuri Levchenko and Yuriy Derevyanko.

“Kovalchuk has indicated it is prepared to accept only three deputies – without Levchenko and Derevyanko. We do not believe it is possible to participate in such a meeting without my colleagues,” – said Leshchenko.

Previously Nye announced that the next gathering of participants is scheduled for Thursday, October 19. “We will continue to enforce our demands. The organizing Committee of the rally and the campground will remain under the Parliament”, – he wrote on his page in Facebook.

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