In several cities of Siberia and the Far East held protests

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in motobanquistas shares on 28 January 2018In several cities of Siberia and the Far East held protests© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

On Sunday in several cities of Siberia and the Far East were agreed upon, and unsanctioned rally of supporters of Alexei Navalny.

In Irkutsk coordinated local government action took place on one of the squares in the Central part of the city and gathered 190 people.

As reported by RIA Novosti the representative of the Commission on the conduct of mass events of Irkutsk, the rally passed without incident.

«The action was quiet, no violations have been recorded,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

«Counting the city Commission on questions of carrying out of mass actions in the action took part 190,» — told RIA Novosti the interior Ministry in the region.

In an inconsistent rally in Kemerovo has been detained several people, the correspondent of RIA Novosti. Official reviews of GU MVD in the Kemerovo region and local authorities RIA Novosti to have not yet succeeded.

The protesters staged a rally on the steps of city hall, held posters and shouted slogans. Police using loudspeakers called on the protesters to disperse and reminded that the action is not consistent.

Earlier, the organizers applied for a rally on the Soviet square, Kemerovo, city officials refused because of the celebration of the anniversary of the Kemerovo region and the holding of Days of snow on the square that day.

Quietly passed and the campaign in Barnaul in 30-degree frost. Per share at the stated 3 thousand came to about 150 people.

As stated by RIA Novosti press-service of the mayoralty of Barnaul, the action was authorized and coordinated with the authorities.

«Filed an application for holding the rally, the organizers said up to 3 thousand participants,» — said the representative of the mayoralty of Barnaul.

As have informed RIA of news in the regional head office of the interior Ministry, the rally was attended by 150 residents of Barnaul.

An unauthorized rally in Vladivostok was without incident. Supporters of Navalny filed an application for holding a rally in the Central square, however, authorities are not agreed on it, offering instead another site. Activists challenged it in court, but he rejected the claim.

Sunday on the Central square of Vladivostok was working snow removal equipment. The protesters passed through the fence and stopped cars, scraping ice. Near the square were several police cars, but there were no arrests, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

According to the latest data from local authorities, actions agreed in many cities, including Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-don, Krasnodar, Sochi, Chelyabinsk, Yekaterinburg, Yaroslavl, Perm, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Krasnoyarsk, Khabarovsk. Shares are not consistent in Vladivostok, Kaliningrad, Ufa, Voronezh, Volgograd, Murmansk, Kemerovo, Saint Petersburg and Moscow. In many cities authorities offered alternative routes, but the organizers didn’t go for it. So, in the capital, where supporters of Navalny filed an application for procession along Tverskaya street up to 15 thousand participants of the rally at Okhotny Ryad, the authorities offered a choice of a rally in Hyde Park «Sokolniki» or a March rally in the districts of Lublin or Shchukino. Response from the organizers was not followed, and the mayor’s office stated that, by law, any action that tried to hold supporters of Navalny on this day in Moscow will be considered unauthorized. The Moscow Prosecutor’s office warned the Bulk from conduct inconsistent with the city authorities of the action on January 28. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov warned that unauthorised rallies «will have certain consequences from the point of view of violation of the law.» The interior Ministry and Regardie noted that they are ready to act tough in case of provocations.

Previous statistics stock Navalny supporters indicates that the authorities have agreed on the vast majority of applications. Public chamber member, lawyer Ilya Craft previously based on data from local authorities and open sources published a list of the regions where the Bulk freely agreed action in the most active period in 2017 from mid-September to mid-November last year at 177 approvals accounted for only 13 failures. While Navalny and his supporters in violation of the law called for the participation in unauthorised rallies.

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