Traces Of The Maidan Revolution: The Turning Point
26 February, 2016

48 activists killed, 4 government forces fighters killed. 173 people from both the activist and police sides received gunshot wounds. Two years of investigations have passed.

What mysteries remain in the shootings of February 20th, 2014?

This episode, of an exclusive series of investigations by Hromadske titled "The Traces of the Revolution", shows the events of a day which has become the bloodiest in the history of Ukrainian protests. Why did government forces begin to retreat from the square after exhausting confrontations and efforts to take the Maidan by storm?

Who shot from the police side and the protester side? The latest testimonies from participants and eyewitnesses provide a whole new understanding of the turning point in the history of the Revolution of Dignity.

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