Anti-government protests in Romania: during the meetings suffered for 440 people

Антиурядові протести в Румунії: під час мітингів постраждали вже 440 людей

Meetings in Romania

According to estimates by the media, the number of protesters has reached 110 thousand people

The clashes between the protesters in the Romanian Bucharest and police officers, suffered for 440 people. About this UKRINFORM reported, citing the news Agency Agerpres.

As it became known, among the injured 24 policemen. The riots happened after the police tried to vacate Victoria square in front of the Romanian government from the protesters.

We will add that yesterday, August 10, in Bucharest held a rally against the ruling coalition headed by the Social democratic party. According to estimates by the media, the number of protesters reached 110 thousand people. They arrived in Bucharest from different regions of Romania and from European countries – Norway, Holland, Spain etc.

The protesters demanded not to undermine the foundations of an independent judiciary and not allow the government to people who have problems with criminal law. Also, the protesters want the resignation of the government and early parliamentary elections. These meetings are held in other large cities of Romania.

Note that the President of the country, which is in opposition to the parliamentary majority, condemned the use of force against protesters.

As informed 5.UA the night before, reported about 250 victims of the protests in Bucharest.