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Medvedchuk said about hindering attend parade in Moscow

Ukrainian authorities hinder the delegation of deputies from party "Oppositional platform For life" visit the Victory parade in Moscow, said Tuesday the Chairman of the political Council of the party Viktor Medvedchuk.

This year almost all the events dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory, was postponed due to the pandemic COVID-19. The ninth of may in Moscow organized only air show and fireworks. The parade on red square this year will take place on June 24. On this day in 1945, held a Victory Parade on the red square, it was commanded by Konstantin Rokossovsky, and took Georgy Zhukov.

"We are eager to attend the Victory parade in Moscow. This is a historic, landmark event not only for Russia but also for Ukraine. However, the government creates serious barriers for the visit of our delegation want to deprive us of political activity, participation in plenary sessions", - wrote the Medvedchuk in his microblog on Twitter.

Relations between Moscow and Kiev deteriorated on the background of the situation in the Donbass. Ukrainian authorities have repeatedly accused Russia of meddling in the internal Affairs of the country. In January 2015 the Verkhovna Rada adopted the statement in which Russia is called "an aggressor country". Russia charges Ukrainian side denies and calls unacceptable. Moscow has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Kiev overcame political and economic crisis.