Archive for April, 2014
Announcement, 30.04.2014 The leaders and activists of the YABLOKO party will pay tribute to the memory of the victims of the Second World War by laying a wreath to the Tomb of Unknown Soldier by the Kremlin wall on May 8 at 17:00.
Press Release, 30.04.2014 YABLOKO’s Suren Gazaryan was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize. The ceremony took place in San-Francisco on April 28.
Sergei Mitrokhin to the liberals of the world: a new Marshall Plan for Ukraine is needed but not sanctions against Russia
Press Release, 28.04.2014 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin took part in the Congress of Liberal International – the world organisation of liberals and liberal parties – which was conducted in Rotterdam. Mitrokhin made a report in the round table devoted to the situation in Ukraine.
Press Release, April 28, 2014 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin participated in the Liberal International 59th Congress. He presented YABLOKO’s view on how to settle the situation around Ukraine.
Posted: April 29th, 2014 under Evgeny Vitishko case, Human Rights, Maxim Petlin case, Mikhail Savva case, Political Parties, The Murder of Natalya Estemirova, YABLOKO and the International Liberal Family.
April 26, 2014 If we want to better understand Russia’s policies towards Ukraine and Crimea we have to be aware of some important motives and incentives behind Vladimir Putin’s actions. Vladimir Putin received an oligarchic economy as Boris Yeltsin’s legacy, and in the past 14 years built his own system of political domination on this […]
Press Release, 28.04.2014 Today, on the anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, YABLOKO’s activists conducted the annual picket outside the Russian Atomic Energy Agency (Rosatom).
Press Release, 28.04.2014 Deputy Chair of the Moscow branch of YABLOKO Galina Mikhaleva and YABLOKO’s activists participated in opening a football players training centre. The centre conducted a free class for children aged from 4 through 7 years. Head of the centre Mikhail Safronov turned to YABLOKO for help. The party presented the centre with […]
Press Release, 24.04.2014 According to head of YABLOKO faction in St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly Grigory Yavlinsky, he will introduce his own bill on capital repairs of apartment block as well as a programme on the increase of energy efficiency of St.Petersburg heating supply system. The system will allow to cut costs for heating energy and […]
Posted: April 25th, 2014 under YABLOKO's faction in St.Petersburg Legislative Assembly.
Announcement, 25.04.2014 Activists of the St. Petersburg branch of YABLOKO will participate in the annual Democracy March conducted on May 1.
Press Release, 24.04.2014 The Krasnoyarsk branch of YABLOKO helped organizing a rally in support of small and medium-sized business on April 24. Chair of the local YABLOKO branch Oksana Demchenko made a speech at the rally.
Press Release, 23.04.2014 Member of the Third Way NGO Maxim Alexeyev has been beaten just now. He is hospitalized with suspected leg fracture.
Statement by the Moscow branch of YABLOKO, 22.04.2014 The Moscow authorities conduct absurd “elections before the elections” by means of the so called “coalition of well-known Muscovites” holding “primaries” between the candidates who will be later announced “public” candidates.
Press Release, 22.04.2014 YABLOKO conducted a series of one-person pickets outside the Natural Resources Ministry against nickel mining in the Voronezh region on the Earth Day, April 22. YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin and Chair of the Voronezh branch of YABLOKO Tatyana Shkred participated in the cation.
Press Release, photographs, video, 19.04.2014 YABLOKO supported a rally against an illegal infill construction in the Krylatskoye district, Moscow. YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin and Deputy Chair of the Moscow branch of YABLOKO Irina Kopkina participated in the action.
Press Release, 21.04.2014 A scientific conference called “Political parties and its institutional environment: innovation, tradition, tendency” took place at Russian State University for the Humanities on April 18.
YABLOKO member, ex political prisoner Nikolai Kavkazsky participated in a round table on “The problems of Constitution enforcement in Russian courts” initiated by the Committee For Civil Rights [headed by YABLOKO’s Andrei Babushkin, a prominent human rights advocate].
Press Release, 18.04.2014 The amendments to the “anti-terrorism” bills proposed by the State Duma at the second reading have become more repressive. According to YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin, they aim to prosecute Internet users and activists, not terrorists.
Press Release, 16.04.2014 The Novosibirsk branch of YABLOKO conducted a series of one-person pickets against toughening the law on rallies on April 16. They believe that such measures will make the citizens aware of protest actions.
Press Release, 18.04.2014 Deputy Chair of the Moscow branch of YABLOKO Alexandr Gnezdilov participated in a rally against the infill construction in the Tagansky district, Moscow. More than 100 citizens came to protest against the unlawful construction in the area.
Press Release, 18.04.2014 The Committee Against Xenophobia conducted a meeting at the Afghan Community Centre on April 16. The participants summed up the results of their work and discussed the new working plan.
Posted: April 18th, 2014 under Human Rights, YABLOKO Against Nationalism, Extremism and Xenophobia.