On June 15 the
general assembly of the representatives of the initiative groups
fighting against unlawful building in Moscow adopted a decision
to create a Committee for the Protection of Muscovites.
Press release, June 16, 2004
The goal of the Committee is to unite over 200 different groups currently
standing for their rights in Moscow into a single powerful organisation
protecting the rights of Muscovites in city construction and facilitating
the creation of favourable living conditions for the residents of Moscow.
of the Russian Ombudsman Vladimir Lukin with representatives of
the initiative groups of the Muscovites protesting against unlawful
construction in the capital.
Press release, June 9, 2004
The meeting of the Russian Ombudsman Vladimir Lukin with representatives
of the initiative groups of the Muscovites protesting against unlawful
construction in the capital took place on June 9, 2004
of the Public Council of the YABLOKO party took place on June 9,
Press release, June 10, 2004
It was noted that in this sense the task of the party is to maintain
YABLOKO's identity. The participants of the meeting also stressed that recognition
of the mistakes and crimes of the Yeltsin's decade as one of the main streams
of the public opinion confirms that YABLOKO was right to criticise the authorities
during that period and propose alternative solutions to the key issues of
the Russian policies.
The second part
of the 12th congress of the Russian Democratic Party YABLOKO will
take place on July 3, 2004.
Press release, June 9, 2004
The congress will draw up the results of internal party discussions
on making changes to YABLOKO’s charter (a working group specially
created by the Bureau of the Federal Council has been functioning
for 2.5 months already and conducting seminars). The congress will
listen to the reports and elect the leadership of the party, as
the term of proxies of all the governing bodies of the party finishes
against the law on the virtual ban on referenda
Press release, June 2, 2004
The action began at 9-45 a.m. Before the meeting the police barred all
the passages to the building of the Duma, therefore the activists gathered
at the corner of Tverskaya and Mokhovaya streets. They held banners reading
"No to the Authority's Disgrace!", "Protect Democracy!",
"No to a Police State!" and "Respect the Constitution!".
against the new version of the federal constitutional law "On Referenda
in the RF"
Press release, June 1, 2004
On Wednesday, June 2, 2004,
at 9-45 a.m. the Russian Democratic Party
YABLOKO, the CPRF and human rights and ecological organisations of Moscow
will conduct a protest action against the new version of the federal
constitutional law "On Referenda in the RF" by the building of