Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Odessa tragedy survivor: ‘Many people strangled after escaping the fire’ — RT News

Odessa tragedy survivor: ‘Many people strangled after escaping the fire’ — RT News:

Radicals set the building with innocent people inside on fire in Odessa, then strangled the survivors and finished them with bats, while police did nothing to prevent the bloodshed. That’s the scary picture a survivor of the massacre told RT.



 “First of all, nobody expected such cruelty, and secondly, it was too late to escape,” Tatyana Ivananko told RT’s correspondent Alexey Yaroshevsky about the Odessa tragedy on May 2, after which at least 46 people died in flames, when radicals set ablaze the local House of Trade Unions with anti-government protesters trapped inside.



 According to the witness, pro-autonomy activists wanted to hide from the radicals by barricading themselves in the building...