The national police warned of a tough response to provocations on 8-9 may

The Chairman of the National police of Ukraine Sergey Knyazev said that the police will respond to any provocations during carrying out mass actions in Ukraine.

As the press service of the interior Ministry, for the protection of order during mass events on 8 and 9 may in Ukraine will involve about 16 thousand militiamen.

“According to preliminary information, may 8 a Day of remembrance and reconciliation in Ukraine are planned over 400 events, participation in which will accept about 60 thousand citizens. May 9 will be held more than 1,200 events across the country involving nearly 400 thousand people”, – said the interior Ministry.

According to authorities, the rule of law may 8, will provide about 3.5 thousand law enforcement officers, 9 may – about 12.5 thousand.