In the new Sanjar, clashes between police and local residents began to protest against the arrival of those evacuated from Chinese Wuhan. A new video appeared on the social network facebook.
The main thing about the event: The situation in Novy Sanzhary: everything that is known
In social networks, people began to urge in the evening to gather and block trips. In particular, car owners are being called on to gather near the National Guard under a military sanatorium in Novy Sanzhary.
The information that Ukrainians evacuated from China should allegedly be brought there spread on social media and the day before. Later, information that the evacuees would be taken there, was confirmed by President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky.
Entry blockage in New Sanzhary: watch the video
Armored cars were driven to enter New Sanzhary: watch the video
Later, locals with their own cars, trucks and even vehicles blocked the road so that it was impossible to drive through.
In Novy Sanzhary trucks and tractors blocked the road: video
As of the morning of February 20, more people gathered. Between protesters and law enforcement officers there were already small skirmishes. The latter began to push the cars that local blocked the road.
Law enforcers push cars that block local roads:
A column of security forces enters New Sanzhary: watch the video
Brawls of local and security forces in Novy Sanzhary: watch the video
The police also said that during the rally, protesters blocked the road. When law enforcement officers tried to unblock her, some of the protesters resisted.
To stop offenses, law enforcement officials held talks with the most aggressive protesters. The head of the National Police of Poltava Ivan Vygovsky called on the protesters not to violate the law.
Evacuation of Ukrainians from Wuhan: briefly
A plane with evacuated Ukrainians flew out of China on the evening of February 19. He should arrive in Ukraine at 8 am on February 20. After that, all evacuated, as well as the aircraft crew will be quarantined for two weeks.
Interesting: Evacuation of Ukrainians from China: what is now known
Only healthy Ukrainians were taken from Wuhan. In fact, even those who picked up a common cold had no chance of getting on a plane, as people who had a body temperature above 37.2 degrees were not allowed on board.
As for the hospital, where the evacuees will be located, it will be under constant guard, and all the necessary measures of infectious safety will be applied in the premises: protective suits, incineration and disinfection of waste.
Evacuees will be able to leave the quarantine place after 14 days, but only after all the necessary procedures and checks have been completed.
New Sanzhary of Poltava region: see map
Buses with military are standing near New Sanjar