Archive for September, 2015
YABLOKO congratulated Ludmila Alexeyeva, Chair of the Moscow Helsinki Group, with receiving Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize
30.09.2015 Dear Ludmila Mikhailovna, Please receive our greetings on receiving Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize. We believe that it is you like no one else worthy of this award.
Press release, 28.09.2015 On September 28 Lev Shlosberg appealed in court against the decision of the Pskov Regional Assembly deputies to deprive him of the mandate on September 24, 2015.
Press Release, 29.09.2015 Evgenia Sukhorukova is Vice Mayor of Petrozavodsk, the capital of the Republic of Karelia, and member of the Karelian YABLOKO team.
Statement by Grigory Yavlinsky, 25.09.2015 The deprivation of Lev Shlosberg’s deputy status in the Pskov Regional Assembly on the invented and by far politically motivated grounds is the political mopping up with the person who has been fighting for the prosperity of his region, for the honour and dignity of the Russian military men both […]
ALDE, 28.09.2015 In Russia anti-Western propaganda is thriving, and democratic free debate is under pressure while stereotypes and demonising is increasing in the European Union. With this in mind, ALDE member parties Radikale Venstre and Yabloko, with the support of ALDE Party, co-hosted a conference in the Danish Parliament in Copenhagen bent on finding the […]
Press release, 24.09.2015 The Pskov Regional Assembly illegally deprived Lev Shlosberg, leader of the Pskov branch of YABLOKO, of his mandate. Shlosberg is going to appeal against the decision in court. 41 deputies voted in favour of the proposal to deprive Shlosberg of his mandate, 3 voted against it.
Press Release, 17.09.2016 On 24 of September the Pskov Regional Assembly will attempt to illegally deprive Lev Shlosberg*, leader of the Pskov branch of YABLOKO, of his mandate. Deputy Governor Maxim Zhavoronkov has already made a statement that there were grounds for depriving Shlosberg of the mandate.
Blog post by Grigory Yavlinsky, 14.09.2015 The YABLOKO party lists won elections to four city parliaments: in Tomsk (5.54 per cent), most likely in Kostroma (6.55 per cent, as over 50 per cent of ballots have been counted). In Kaluga, Alexei Kolesnikov, Chair of local YABLOKO branch, passes to the city parliament in a single-mandate […]
Press Release, 14.09.2015 According to the results of yesterday’s single voting day in Russia, the YABLOKO party has overcome the five percent barrier in three capitals of Russian regions: Kostroma (6.55 per cent), Tomsk (5.54 per cent) and Vladimir (5.50 per cent). In Kaluga YABLOKO representative passes top the city parliament in a single-mandate constituency.
Press release, 10.09.2015 Nikolai Kavkazsky, YABLOKO candidate to the North Medevedkovo Municipal Council in Moscow, human rights activist, lawyer and ex-prisoner of the Bolotnaya Rally Case, has just been severely beaten by the three unknown men during campaigning in his district.
Press release, 10.09.2015 Grigory Yavlinsky visited the Ivanovo region to support YABLOKO candidates to the city parliaments in the coming elections of September 13, 2015.
Press release, 10.09.2015 On September 9, YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin visited the city of Vladimir, the Vladimir region, where he had a meeting with YABLOKO candidates to the City Council, participated in the press-conference dedicated to the coming elections and met the students of a local college.
Press release, 09.09.2015 YABLOKO Chairman Sergei Mitrokhin forwarded an application to Head of the Investigative Committee Alexander Bustrikin demanding to investigate the involvement of the Communist party candidates in the land plots fraud in the Novosibirsk region.
Press release, 08.09.2015 Deputy Chair of the Stavropol branch of YABLOKO Vasily Pavlov was severely beaten by a group of unknown men before witnesses. He has a cough fracture and cerebral commotion with the hematoma of the right eye.
Sergei Mitrokhin’s blog, 01.09.2015 The activists of our party are gradually getting annoyed with the campaign of lies which has been started against us by the representatives of PARNAS, the Progress Party and the coalition founded by them together.
Press relese, 02.09.2015 Last week Maxim Petlin, former Chair of the Sverdlovsk branch of YABLOKO was released from prison where he served 2,5 years. On March 21, 2013, the Sverdlovsk Region Court sentenced Maxim Petlin to three years of imprisonment. Petlin was accused of allegedly demanding a 3,000,000 roubles bribe from ZAO Forum Group for […]
Press release, 31.08.2015 On August 29-30, YABLOKO leader Sergei Mitrokhin made a working visit to Voronezh where he met the candidates to the Voronezh City Duma and Duma of the Voronezh region. Mitrokhin also conducted an inspection in the Podgornoye district of the city where an illegal forest destruction is taking place.
Press release, 31.08.2015 On August 28, an unknown man attacked YABLOKO picketing in Ivanovo. As a result, 20 flags with the party symbolic were broken. Moreover, the attacker offended the participants of the action and threatened with bodily harm.