PHOTOS: Topless Femen Protests at Swedish Fan Zone in Ukraine
Linkedin

PHOTOS: Topless Femen Protests at Swedish Fan Zone in Ukraine

Kiev : Ukraine | Jun 19, 2012 at 3:45 PM PDT
By
XX XX
Views: Pending
 
Topless Femen Protests at Swedish Fan Zone

Three Topless Ukrainian activists from the women's rights group FEMEN once again have returned to the streets on Tuesday , June 19 to protest against the possible growth of prostitution during major events such as the Euro 2012 held in Poland and Ukrian reports Reuters .

This time one topless activist was successfully carried out the protest - two other quickly detained by police - against the European Championship at the Fan Zone in Kiev while tens of Swedish fans drink beer hours before the match of the Group D Between Sweden and France started.

"The most recognizable activists, Alexandra Shevchenko and Inna Shevchenko, were seized in the vicinity, pushed out of the fan zone and badly beaten," the group said on their webiste.

Some of the Swedish fans began to boo and jeer when the activist Oksana Sachko stripped and climbed a table shouting "F**k Euro 2012" and others fans smiled to see the girl topless , then she falls off table after one Swedish fan grabbed her , a few minutes later security volunteers took her to police.

1 of 28
Next
Topless Femen Protests at Swedish Fan Zone in Ukraine
Security volunteers took Oksana Sachko to police / AP
faraway is based in Cairo, Kairo, Egypt, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
Report Credibility
 
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
 
 
 
Advertisement
 

News Stories

 
  • Swedish fans bemused by Ukraine topless protest

      Reuters
    Swedish fans initially mistook a women's rights protest for a spontaneous striptease on Tuesday when the Ukrainian Femen group staged a bare-breasted table-top demonstration against Euro 2012 in the capital Kiev. But the whoops of delight turned to...
  • France reaches Euro 2012 quarters despite 2-0 loss

      San Diego Union-Tribune
    Ukraine — France backed into the quarterfinals of the European Championship on Tuesday, losing 2-0 to Sweden but going through thanks to England's win over Ukraine. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored one of the best goals of the tournament with an acrobatic...
  • Topless Protest Spices Up Psychic Pig's Feeding Time

      International Herald Tribune
    A topless protest by Ukraine's Femen women's rights group livened up feeding time for Ukraine's Euro 2012 psychic pig, Funtik, as soccer fans waited to see who he would choose to win Thursday's quarter-final. Ukraine's tournament mascot had been...
  • Shevchenko to Retire From International Football

      International Herald Tribune
    Ukraine striker Andriy Shevchenko announced he will retire from international football after his country's elimination from Euro 2012 with a 1-0 defeat by England on Tuesday. Shevchenko told reporters he intends to says his farewell in a friendly...
  • Rooney heads England into Euro 2012 quarter-finals

      The Globe & Mail
    Story Sweden's Olof Mellberg (L) and France's Franck Ribery react during their Group D Euro 2012 soccer match at the Olympic stadium in Kiev, June 19, 2012. In Pictures A woman plays with a baby at a Euro 2012 fan zone in Kiev June 19, 2012, ahead of...
  • Shevchenko given 50-50 chance of starting for Ukraine

      The Globe & Mail
    Story Old market with the soccer fans is reflected in the sunglasses of an Irish soccer supporter before the Euro 2012 soccer match between Italy and Ireland in Poznan June 18, 2012. In Pictures Spain's Jesus Navas (L) celebrates after scoring a goal...

Images

 >
 

More From Allvoices

Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.