On March 1, information about citizens of Kharkiv raising Russian flag instead of a Ukrainian one on their local regional state administration building appeared.

In fact, the person who raised the flag is Russian from Moscow. Here is his page on vkontakte (Russian version of Facebook)



In addition, Kharkiv journalist, Zurab Alasania, claims that the people who raised Russian flag on the Kharkiv state administration building were from Russia. He says that they came to Kharkiv on March 1 by buses with numbers of Belgorod, Russian Federation.