Candidate for the Kabardino-Balkariya parliament deputy and YABLOKO member Timur Kaushev was found dead in the suburbs of Nalchik today. The details of the crime are not identified. Read more »
A well-known ecologist, political prisoner Evgeny #Vitishko serving a sentence in the Tambov penal colony settlement was sent to punitive confinement. One of the prisoners gave a phone call to the Environmental Watch on North Caucasus and told about this. According to this person, Vitishko was sent to punitive confinement yesterday evening. Read more »
Chair of the Moscow Electoral Commission Valentin Gorbunob sent a letter to district election commissions claiming that the candidates must apply to the district authorities for a permission for each distribution of leaflets or meeting with residents. This means that an application should be made several days before the event itself but the prefecture can deny it under any formal pretense. Member of the Moscow Electoral Commission from YABLOKO Mikhail Petrov considers the letter unlawful and suggest that Gorbunov should disavow it. Read more »
Press Release, 30.07.2014
YABLOKO conduced a seminar on the problems of city-planning and housing policy on July 29. Elena Morozova and Vladimir Samoshin appeared as experts. Secretary of YABLOKO Political Committee Galina Mikhaleva also participated in the meeting.
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YABLOKO candidates to the Moscow City Duma Irina Kopkina and Grigory Semyonov together with Moscow Helsinki group conducted a check of local police departments in the Krylatskoye district, Moscow. Read more »
Press Release, 29.07.2014
YABLOKO lists of candidates to the sixth Blagoveshchensk City Duma was registered. Chairperson of the Amur branch of YABLOKO and head of the environmental club “Ulukitkan” Natalya Kalinina announced about this. Read more »
Chair of Stavropol Youth YABLOKO branch Kirill Bobro conducted one-person picketing against war in Ukraine. Read more »
Chair of St.Petrsburg branch of YABLOKO Andrei Palevich was denied registration at the municipal elections in two districts at the same time. Read more »
Press Release, 25.07.2014
Youth YABLOKO activists in Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod who conducted one-person picketing against sparking a war in Ukraine were attacked by the passersby.
Press Release, 24.07.2014
The Moscow branch of Youth YABLOKO conducted picketing against sparking a war in Ukraine. Youth YABLOKO activists Maria Yefimova and Nikolai Kavkazsky participated in the action. Read more »
There’s a reason why the information on accusations against Oleg Baronov appeared in mass media erlier than Baronov’s relatives and lawyers learned about it. It happens every time when the investigators are interested not in finding the truth but in discrediting a person. When the case is not about investigation but provocation. Read more »
The tragedy with the Malaysian passenger plane, which most likely was shot by “separatists” with the help of Russian weapons is another confirmation of the absolute meaninglessness and crime happening in Eastern Ukraine. Read more »
On behalf of the YABLOKO party let me convey our deep condolences to the relatives and co-patriots of the passengers of Boeing 777.
Now I am walking with my fellow party members to the Dutch Embassy. Recently we have gone to the Ukrainian Embassy on another terrible case I can not get rid of a feeling of a déjà vu of tragic absurdity. Read more »
Press Release, 22.07.2014
YABLOKO candidate for deputy of the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan Sergei Sitko was removed from the election race due to Just Russia’s application. Read more »
The St.Peterburg branch of YABLOKO will conduct a rally in defence of the Horse department. The unique stables which were constructed in Peter the Great’s time are under threat to be turned into an apartment hotel. Read more »
Press Release, 21.07.2014
YABLOKO candidate for governor of the Pskov region Lev Shlosberg collected 149 signatures out of 150 to pass the municipal filter which is necessary for registration procedure. He faces difficulties collecting the signatures as the temporary acting governor Andrei Turchak exerts pressure on the deputies. Lev Shlosberg forwarded an open letter to Turchak accusing him of “boundless political cowardice”. YABLOKO federal leadership also made a statement on the case. Read more »
Press Release, 18.07.2014
The YABLOKO party will run in the elections in 34 regions af Russia including gubernatorial elections in three regions. The elections will take place on September 14, the single voting day. Read more »
Anatoly Golov’s blog, 17.07.2014
Many of you should know that a large travel agency “Neva” took the benefit of the bankrupt. Several thousand tourist from Russia who are the clients of the agency and are abroad at the moment have been reporting about accommodation problems in Turkey, Bulgaria, Greece, Spain for about a week. Read more »
Press Release, 20.07.2014
YABLOKO activists laid flowers to the Netherlands Consulate-General in St.Petersburg in memory of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 crash.
LI news, 18.07.2014
The President of Liberal International, Dr Juli Minoves, has expressed his shock and sadness at the attack on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. Read more »