The president of Ukraine visit the city of Dnipropetrovsk, after the attacks

The president of Ukraine visit the city of Dnipropetrovsk, after the attacks

Dnipropetrovs'k : Ukraine | Apr 28, 2012 at 3:55 AM PDT
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BBC One Square Mile - Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine. Part 1

Four explosions to six weeks of Eurocopa in Ukraine

Today the president of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovich, come to visit the city of Dnipropetrovsk that yesterday, it was shaken by four explosions that caused 27 wounded at least, of which nine are children.

Yanukovich also has planned to meet with members of the committee that is coordinating the investigation on the explosions.

The district attorney of Dnipropetrovsk has opened an investigation for "terrorism" after these explosions. And the president of the country, Victor Yanukóvich, it has qualified the "challenge facts for the whole country." It is necessary to remember that Ukraine next to Poland is headquarters of soccer Eurocopa (UEFA European Football Championship) ; these acts began in six weeks.

It is known that the first deflagration took place before the noon in the center of this city, where this very close the Opera. In the deflagration, a tram was reached.

The second, at half scarce hour, near the cinema 'Rodina'; cinema ‘Rodina’ the first cinema hall which was built in Dnepropetrovsk. The third explosion, next to a park. And the last, in the vicinity of the Opera.

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Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich speaks during his visit to the Crimean town of Armyansk
Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich speaks during his visit to the Crimean town of Armyansk
CATALINABELEMAR is based in Madrid, Madrid, Spain, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
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