The court will consider the claim of the founder of GayRussia to «Novaya Gazeta»

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite in photobacteria the New paper. Archival photoThe court will consider the claim of the founder of GayRussia to «Novaya Gazeta»© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite the image Bank

Basmanny court of Moscow on Tuesday will consider the claim of the founder of GayRussia Nikolay Alexeev to «Novaya Gazeta» with a demand to refute the allegations of his Association with the alleged persecution of gays in Chechnya, told RIA Novosti press-service of the court.

According to Alekseev, the article argues that the wave of violence, the very fact which the authorities of the Chechen Republic categorically denies, provoked filed by LGBT activists of notification on holding of shares. He also insists on the payment of one million rubles, which promised to donate to charitable organizations.

In «Novaya Gazeta» surprised claims Alekseeva and lack of solidarity in the ranks of LGBT activists. A press-the Secretary «the New newspaper» Hope Trusenkova in an interview with RIA Novosti reminded that the issue of gays in Chechnya was initially raised after the application GayRussia to hold a gay parade in the North Caucasus, after which, according to the newspaper, and the persecution began. Trusenkova linked the lawsuit in an attempt to avoid responsibility or speculation on the subject.

In the beginning of April, «Novaya Gazeta» has published an article which said about the mass detention in Chechnya residents based on sexual orientation. Press Secretary of the head of Chechnya, Alvi Karimov denied the information of the newspaper and stated that the Republic of men «only one orientation», as evidenced by the high birth rate.

The nineteenth of April during a reception in the Kremlin, Ramzan Kadyrov, has assured President Vladimir Putin that all media reports of abductions and killings in Chechnya are provocative. The people about whom they report, end up alive and well, Kadyrov said. After that, the journalists Kadyrov was accused of provocations themselves accused the head of Chechnya that he lied to the President. Subsequently, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin has no reason not to trust the information presented Kadyrov.

Earlier on Monday, the Basmanny court of Moscow has returned «to the New newspaper» the complaint with the request to oblige the RF IC test data from the article about the persecution of gays in Chechnya. The publication was instructed to eliminate the shortcomings: in particular, the newspaper is not presented to the court «information was checked whether the fact of giving instructions of Chairman SK the Russian Federation» about this, said in court.