Ukraine: Clashes erupt at protest over deadly blaze at Odessa children's camp

Police officers clashed with protesters outside Odessa's City Hall, Wednesday, during a demonstration against local authorities' response to a deadly fire at a children's summer camp earlier this month. Police retaliated with tear gas during the clashes. According to reports several people were injured, while more than 10 activists were detained. Around 500 protesters rallied for the resignation... Еще of the Mayor of the city Gennady Trukhanov and for a thorough investigation into the incident. During the demonstration protesters reportedly entered the building of the mayor’s office, interrupting a City Council meeting and calling for re-elections in Odessa. At least two children were killed and several others injured following a fire at a dormitory of a children's sports and leisure camp on the Black Sea coast on the night of September 15-16. The remains of a third body were also discovered but its identity has not been confirmed.

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