Nizhny Novgorod branch of Yabloko conducts an action against military conscription
Press release, 10.04.2017
On 8 April, the Nizhny Novgorod branch of Yabloko conducted an action against military conscription and and for the professional army.
15 activists participated in the action including deputy Chairmen of the Nizhny Novgorod branch of Yabloko Oleg Rodin and Alexei Sadomovsky. The activists of the Libertarian party of Russia also joined the action.
The action was dated to the beginning of the spring call-up campaign. The Yabloko party has been calling for the transfer to the contract-based army and abolition of the draft system since 1990s.
Posted: April 10th, 2017 under Street Actions.