YABLOKO collected signatures for resignation of Moscow vice-Mayor Marat Khusnullin outside Moscow Mayor’s office
Press release, 27.01.2015
YABLOKO activists conducted the third street action for resignation of Moscow vice-Mayor for town planning Marat Khusnullin outside the Moscow Mayor’s office. YABLOKO Chair Sergei Mitrokhin, Member of Presidential Council for human rights and YABLOKO Bureau member Andrei Babushkin, YABLOKO’s municipal deputy Grigory Semyonov and other activists participated in the action. Read more »
Posted: January 28th, 2015 under YABLOKO against Corruption.
YABLOKO launched petition demanding to investigate murder of Timur Kuashev
Press relese, 25.01.2015
YABLOKO’s Nikolai Kavkazsky launched a petition demanding to investigated the murder of YABLOKO member, journalist Timur Kuashev. Read more »
Posted: January 26th, 2015 under Human Rights, Timur Kuashev's case.
Citizens of St.Petersburg must gain the right to propose bills
Press release, 22.01.2015
Deputy of St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly Grigory Yavlinsky suggested granting the rights of legislative initiative to the citizens of St.Petersburg since this right is a form of the citizens’ exercitation of power on equal terms with referendum and free elections guaranteed by the Constitution. Read more »
Posted: January 26th, 2015 under YABLOKO's faction in St.Petersburg Legislative Assembly.
YABLOKO launched a campaign for resignation of vice-Moscow mayor Marat Khusnullin
Press release, 21.01.2015
YABLOKO launched a campaign for resignation of vice-Moscow mayor for town-planning policy Marat Khusnullin. Read more »
Posted: January 26th, 2015 under YABLOKO against Corruption.
Grigory Yavlinsky: Oil may drop to $ 20 per barrel
How low oil prices may drop and how long this may last
// Complete version of Grigory Yavlinsky’s article for RBC, 16.01.2015
A significant factor behind the unfavourable economic situation in Russia is a total failure of its so-called “energy policies” for the past 15 years
A series of erroneous decisions and miscalculations of the government is explained by the inability to correctly understand and assess the key trends in the world oil market development, especially after 2009 Read more »
Posted: January 22nd, 2015 under Economy.
YABLOKO paid tribute to the memory of lawyer Stanislav Markelov and journalist Anastasiya Baburova killed by neo-Nazis
Press Release, 19.01.2015
Today YABLOKO activists paid tribute to the memory of lawyer Stanislav Markelov and journalist Anastasiya Baburova. The activists laid flowers to the place where Markelov and Babuyrova were killed killed by neo-Nazis at Prechistinka 1, Moscow, on January 19, 2009. Read more »
Posted: January 20th, 2015 under Human Rights.
Genocide of the Russian culture
Press release, 18.01.2015
On January 17 an excavator knocked down the Privalov’s house, the place where Sergei Yesenin had presented his poems to the public for the first time. The editorial office of Mlechny put [Milky way] magazine was situated there in 1913-1916. The Privalov’s houses complex was also an example of the Moscow modern architect style. Read more »
Posted: January 19th, 2015 under YABLOKO against Corruption.
YABLOKO to pay tribute to the memory of lawyer Stanislav Markelov and journalist Anastasiya Baburova killed by neo-Nazis
Press Release, 16.01.2015
On January 19 (at 13:00) YABLOKO activists will lay flowers at the site where lawyer Stanislav Markelov and journalist Anastasiya Baburova were killed in 2009. Read more »
Posted: January 19th, 2015 under Freedom of Speech, Human Rights.
Commuter trains must be preserved
Press release, 15.01.2015
YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin wrote an open letter to Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev demanding to conduct the check of commuter trains tariffs growth and make amendments to the Concept of commuter trains system development. Read more »
Posted: January 19th, 2015 under Social Policies.
‘We must defend freedom of speech’ – ALDE Party President
The ALDE party, 09.01.2015
Wednesday’s attacks on the weekly magazine Charlie Hebdo, ALDE Party President Sir Graham Watson commented “I am appalled by the attack on Charlie Hebdo. My thoughts are with the victims, their families and colleagues. We must defend freedom of speech.” Read more »
Posted: January 14th, 2015 under The ALDE party.
Leaders and activists of St.Petersburg branch of YABLOKO laid flowers to the consulate general of France
Press release, 12.01.2015
The leaders and activists of the St.Petersburg branch of YABLOKO laid flowers to the consulate general of France on January 11, the day of memorial march which took place in the cities of France. Read more »
Posted: January 14th, 2015 under YABLOKO Against Terrorism.
Novosibirsk branch of YABLOKO participated in an action in memory of Paris terrorist attack victims
Press release, 12.01.2015
The activists of the Novosibirsk branch of YABLOKO participated in an action to honour the memory of the victims of the terrorist attack in Paris. Read more »
Posted: January 14th, 2015 under YABLOKO Against Terrorism.
Construction of waste incineration plant was cancelled
Press release, 14.01.2015
UPD.Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin ordered to cancel the construction of a waste incineration plant in the south-east of Moscow. YABLOKO will observe the development of the situation. Read more »
Posted: January 14th, 2015 under Environmental Policies.
Motivated by Political Revenge
Investigation into the attack on Lev Shlosberg terminated and he is declared a “foreign agent”
// by Nina Petlyanova, Novaya Gazeta, 12/01/2015
Pskov autonomous non-profit organisation “Centre of Social Projects “Renaissance” will shortly appeal in court against being enlisted in the register of “foreign agents”. This was reported to Novaya Gazeta by Lev Shlossberg, head of the autonomous non-profit organisation, MP in Pskov, leader of the local branch of the YABLOKO party and Editor-in-Chief of the Pskovskaya Guberniya (the Province of Pskov) newspaper. The decision on the recognition of the Centre of Social Projects “Renaissance” was adopted by the Ministry of Justice on the eve of New Year holidays – on December 30. Read more »
Posted: January 13th, 2015 under Attack on Lev Shlosberg, Human Rights.
Putin will die Ukraine von innen zerstören
Wirtschafts Blatt, 01.12.2014
Im Interview. Laut Sergei Mitrochin, Vorsitzender der Russischen Demokratischen Partei Jabloko, nehmen die Russen die Sanktionen noch nicht wahr. Der russische Präsident profitiert, so der Oppositionelle, von der Krim-Euphorie und wolle die Ukraine zerstören. Read more »
Posted: January 12th, 2015 under Russia-Ukraine relations.
Grigory Yavlinsky’s statement on the Navalny brothers case
What has been happening to Alexei Navalny once again clearly demonstrates the selective nature of the Russian justice system and its absolute abidance with political manipulation. Those taking such decisions consider people mere figure-heads and appropriated the right to dispose of their destinies in order to implement shameful political technologies: one type today and some other tomorrow. Their tools are punitive justice and blackmail and they are absolutely indifferent to the attitude of the society to continuous lies and propaganda. They value only one thing: their infinite maintenance of power. Read more »
Posted: January 12th, 2015 under Human Rights.
YABLOKO activists laid flowers to the ambassy of France
Press release, 08.01.2015
YABLOKO activists laid flowers to the ambassay of France in memory of the victims of the attack on the offices of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.
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Posted: January 11th, 2015 under Freedom of Speech, YABLOKO Against Terrorism.
Anatoly Golov lays flowers to the Consulate of France in St.Petersburg
Press Release, 08.01.2015
Today Anatoly Golov, Co-Chair of Social-Democratic Faction of the YABLOKO party, laid flowers to the Consulate of France in St.Petersburg and sent to the leaders of the Socialist Party of France condolences and words of support. Read more »
Posted: January 9th, 2015 under Social Democratic faction.
Grigory Yavlinsky: Anti-civilization terrorism is a terrible threat both to Europe and Russia
Grigory Yavlinsky sent to President of France Francois Hollande and Jean-Maurice Ripert, Ambassador of France to Russia, a telegramme of condolence in connection with the attack on the offices of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo: Read more »
Posted: January 7th, 2015 under YABLOKO Against Terrorism.
LI President and liberal leaders condemn attack on Charlie Hebdo
Through a meeting with the French Ambassador to Andorra, LI President, Dr. Juli Minoves, has shared the condolences of the international liberal family in a letter to the President of France, Francois Holland, after the horrific attack on the French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo. “#JeSuisCharlie is a motto that we all make our own, everywhere, to defend the principles of your democratic society… of all of our democratic societies”, read the LI President’s letter. Read more »
Posted: January 6th, 2015 under YABLOKO and the International Liberal Family.