Archive for January, 2015
Press Release, 30.01.2015 February 1 YABLOKO will conduct a rally for resignation of Marat Kusnullin, Vice Mayor of Moscow for Urban Development and Historical Heritage. The rally will be held within the campaign for the resignation of Deputy Mayor. The action will take part in the centre of Moscow, in Novopushkinskiy garden at 14:00.
Announcement, 29.01. 2015 A meeting organized by YABLOKO Gender Faction within YABLOKO’s Gender Club will take place in YABLOKO’s Moscow office on 3rd February. The participants will discuss the 8th Progress Report of the Russian Federation on Implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.
Moscow Public Prosecutor to examine lawfulness of the decision on demolition of historical buildings
Press Release, 29.01.2015 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin has sent an appeal to Public Prosecutor of the city of Moscow Sergei Kudeneyev demanding to examine the information that the protocol of the Commission on Moscow urban development and historical heritage, which decided to demolish tenement Privalov’s historical houses in the centre of the city, was falsified.
Press release, 29.01.2015 YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin forwarded an application to Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin on small business protection proposals.
Press release, 28.01.2015 YABLOKO activists conducted picketing against cancelation of local commuter trains. Local commuter trains will be fully cancelled in the Pskov region and the Zabaikalye Territory, partially cancelled in the Belgorod, Bryansk, Vologda, Voronezh, Kursk, Kaliningrad, Kirov, Kostroma, Nyzhny Novgorod, Orel, Tver, Tambov, Chelyabinsk regions and the Perm Territory.
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.
Press relese, 25.01.2015 YABLOKO’s Nikolai Kavkazsky launched a petition demanding to investigated the murder of YABLOKO member, journalist Timur Kuashev.
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.
Posted: January 26th, 2015 under YABLOKO's faction in St.Petersburg Legislative Assembly.
Press release, 21.01.2015 YABLOKO launched a campaign for resignation of vice-Moscow mayor for town-planning policy Marat Khusnullin.
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 […]
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.
Press release, 18.01.2015 On January 17 an excavator knocked down the tenement 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 […]
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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.