Activists of various nationalist parties carry torches during a rally in Kyiv.
The rally was organized to mark the birth anniversary of Stepan Bandera, founder of a rebel army that fought against the Soviet regime and who was assassinated in Germany in 1959.
Ukrainian patriotic supporters have held a torchlight procession in the capital to mark the birthday of a nationalist leader who sided with the National Socialists during part of World War II.
The Wednesday march in Kyiv by about 1,000 nationalist supporters commemorated the 111th birthday of Stepan Bandera, lauded by Ukrainian nationalists as a national hero.
Bandera was a leader of Ukraine’s nationalist movement, which included an insurgent army that for one period during the war sided with the Germans.
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Jewish supremacists have linked Bandera’s followers to the "mass murders of Jews".
Ukrainian Police said the march ended peacefully and there were no arrests.