August 27, 2014
The picketers demand meeting with President Poroshenko
Currently there’s meeting at Presidential Administration in Kyiv with demands to send reinforcement to soldiers of volunteer battalions fighting in Ilovaisk. The town is being encircled and shelled by terrorists for 5 days already.
There is about 100 people there including soldiers of ‘Azov’ volunteer battalion. They demanr meeting with President Poroshenko or his representative, to send reinforcement to Ilovaisk and create ‘green corridor’ to take away dead and wounded.
Several battalion of the ATO forces still remain blocked in the town of Ilovaisk.
Commander of ‘Donbas’ volunteer battalion Semen Semenchenko, who is currently recovering after an injury in hospital in Dnipropetrovsk, has been reporting about difficult situation there for several days already. Officially National Security and Defense Council reports about sending help to Ilovaisk but public activists and commander Semenchenko don’t confirm this.