Navalny will appeal against the court’s decision, satisfied the claim Usmanov

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in photobackpack Alexei Navalny. Archival photoNavalny will appeal against the court’s decision, satisfied the claim Usmanov© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Alexei Navalny will appeal against the decision of Lublin court of Moscow, which ordered him to disprove them information about the billionaire Alisher Usmanov.

Earlier, the court fully satisfied the claim of Usmanov to Navalny on protection of honor and dignity.

«Yes, I will appeal,» — said Navalny reporters after the announcement of the decision of the court.

The court also ordered the defendant to remove the clip from the anti-corruption investigation. «This is not done,» said Navalny.

The representative of Usmanov’s lawyer Genrikh Padva happy with the court decision. «I am very glad that we managed to defend the good name of a person,» he said. In conversation with RIA Novosti, he said that he did not know whether his principal to contact the police with a request to Institute against Navalny is a criminal case about slander.

The reason for the claim Usmanov, who accused Navalny of slander was the statement of the opposition about the alleged corrupt ties of the businessman, among the claims was the allegation of the transfer of land with a mansion of the sotsgosproyekt Foundation, allegedly controlled by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

After that Usmanov has told to the newspaper «Vedomosti» that the agreement on the transfer of land «Cargospace» is part of the deal for another parcel of land. According to Usmanov, he originally bought the mansion for his sister, but she didn’t want to live there, and then the billionaire has transferred this land to the Fund in return on the ground near a private area.

The plaintiff did not raise the monetary claims, but only asked about the denial, he said, untrue information.