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Russian State Duma and the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine ratified the treaty on the Black Sea Fleet.
In contrast to the Russian parliament, the Rada ratified accompanied by acts of hooliganism by the opposition.
Russian State Duma and the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine ratified the agreement to extend the stay of the Russian Black Sea Fleet in Crimea until 2042.
In the State Duma unanimously adopted a decision in Parliament - after the battle with the use of smoke bombs and eggs.
Ukraine's parliament on that day was like a battlefield. The opposition initially tried to block the rostrum in an attempt to prevent the speaker of the Ukrainian parliament to start the meeting, but their MPs ahead of the Regionals. Volodymyr Lytvyn made his way to the podium under a hail of eggs, but opened the meeting of the Verkhovna Rada, was covered on all sides with black umbrellas. Then the opposition, scoring something nests for a vote, put up a fight. Parliament was to remind the field of battle, when someone threw a smoke bomb in the room, but speaker Volodymyr Lytvyn continued courageously to lead the meeting.
ratifying the new treaty on the Black Sea Fleet, supported by 236 deputies in the Ukrainian necessary 226 votes in the Russian Duma - all 410 voting members of parliament.
near the Verkhovna Rada in the morning gathered thousands of supporters and opponents of ratification of the treaty. Ex-President Viktor Yushchenko and former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko - against the ratification of the treaty. Activists of the Yulia Tymoshenko Bloc, the nationalist "Freedom" and the opposition party Our Ukraine tried to break through the police cordon and stormed the parliament. Supporters of President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych is separated from the opposition's tight police cordon ...