Secretary General of the Council of Europe (CoE) Thorbjorn Jagland intends to discuss with the chairman of the CEC of Russia the situation around unregistered candidates for the Moscow City Duma. Anxiety was caused by observing the events in Moscow during peaceful demonstrations last Saturday. 1373 people were detained, including 42 minors. MIA reported the detention of 1074 people. The policemen injured 77 people while beating.
A new protest is scheduled for August 3.
28 Jul 2019