People take part in a rally in Kiev on the Intercession of the Virgin Mary, which is considered to be the symbolic day for Ukrainian nationalists and the Ukraine's Defender’s Day.

People take part in a rally in Kiev on the Intercession of the Virgin Mary, which is considered to be the symbolic day for Ukrainian nationalists and the Ukraine's Defender’s Day.

A woman holds a giant Ukrainian flag during a rally in Kiev on the Intercession of the Virgin Mary, which is considered to be the symbolic day for Ukrainian nationalists and the Ukraine's Defender’s Day.

Activists of nationalists movements light flares and shout slogans during a rally in Kiev