On Wednesday, December 15, on the Journalists Memorial Day,
the YABLOKO party conducted a memorial action paying tribute
to murdered journalists. YABLOKOТs leader Sergei Mitrokhin
and head of YABLOKOТs Gender faction Galina Mikhalyova also
participated in the picketing.
The action took place by the Griboyedov monument at Chistiye
Prudy. YABLOKOТs activists held photographs of murdered journalists
with the dates when they were killed and placards УUnivestogated
murders = a disgrace for the state!Ф and УNo one brought to
account?Ф showing that the murders have been still uninvestigated.
Photo: Sergei Mitrokhin and Galina Mikhalyova
The murderers of P.Khlebnikov (The Forbes), I.Domnikov, Yu.Schekochikhin,
A.Politkovskaya (Novaya Gazeta), A.Sidorov, V.Ivanov (Toliattinskoye
Obozreniye) E.Markevich (Noviy Ref), Ya.Yaroshenko (Korruptzia
I Prestupnost), V.Krivosheyev (Komsomolskaya Pravda, Lipetsk),
Larissa Yudina (Sovietskaya Kalmykia) and many other have
not been found.
Photo: Sergei Mitrokhin
The activists also lit candles in memory of the killed journalists.
Photos by Roman Yeliseyev