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Tuapse printing facility refused to print YABLOKOs bulletin for the rally obeying the order from the authorities

Press Release
June 24, 2011

Tuapse subsidiary of the Kuban Printing Works refused to print YABLOKOs bulletin on environmental problems Let Us Save the City. YABLOKO and North Caucasus Environmental Watch planned to conduct a rally against launching of chemical shipments terminal on Sunday, June 26,

YABLOKO applied to the printing works (where they had previously printed all YABLOKOs bulletins and leaflets), but its director Alexander Konovalov refused to print YABLOKOs bulletin. YABLOKOs activists learned that he had received such an order from Valry Kasyanov, head of the Mass Media Department of the Krasnodar Territory Administration.

This fact demonstrates that times of tough political censorship and suppression of the freedom of speech came in the Krasnodar Territory, YABLOKOs activists and environmentalists note.

See also:

Protection of Environment

Freedom of Speech



 

Press Release
June 24, 2011

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