24 Feb 2014 05:00
Veteran of Afghanistan war in 1979-1989, Olexander Shcherbanyuk, was killed by a sniper on February 20, 2014. He was one of 82 people killed in the Kiev riots. Thousands of citizens join as his body is carried through the city of Chernivtsi, Ukraine. People lit candles and young girls threw flowers along the way to symbolize the glory of a hero. The funeral was guarded by civil organizations that appeared during Euromaidan.