Legislators Duke It Out On Parliament Floor

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(KPLR) – A brawl on the floor of Ukraine’s parliament left a member with a torn ear and others thrown out of the session.  The mayhem was broadcast live on the Ukraine’s parliamentary channel as the fight broke out when the opposition tried to prevent two newly-elected members, who were suspected of changing their political views, from being sworn in.

According to Ukrainian law, police can't intervene when it comes to a fight between members.

The session had to be suspended.

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