In Moscow again detained protesters in support of Furgala

a New detention of protesters in support of arrested Khabarovsk Governor Sergey Furgala were held at Manezhnaya square in Moscow. According to “OVD-info” with reference to telegram-channel “Real View”, the police seized at least two protesters — Zoe and Alexander Bakatovich.

Specifies that Zoe Bakalova stood in single picket with the poster “I/We Sergey Furgal”. Police arrested and took her to a paddy wagon. On the way Alexander Bakalov tried to get her a poster, then the security forces and he was arrested.

Both were taken away, presumably to the police station “Kitay-Gorod”.

Recall that on 1 August on protests in support of Furgala in 14 cities of Russia were detained 70 people. People have reported on the use of force and suffocating receptions during the arrest.

the Detainee is charged with a violation of the rules of isolation and the organization of uncoordinated actions, a violation alert and the repeated violation of the law on meetings and disobeying the request of a police officer and violation of law on rallies. Activists face a fine of 4 thousand rubles for violation of isolation before his arrest in 30 days, compulsory labour, or a fine of 300 thousand rubles for repeated violation of law on rallies.

Add the Khabarovsk Governor Sergey Furgal was arrested July 9 on suspicion of attempted murder and murder of a number of entrepreneurs in 2004-2005 in the territory of the Khabarovsk territory and Amur region. He was taken to Moscow, where he was charged and detained. Furgal was headed by Khabarovsk Krai from September 2018, he is a member of the liberal democratic party. After his arrest residents of Khabarovsk and other cities of the Far East go to rallies and protests — they are on strike for 23 day, demanding the return of the head of the region to Khabarovsk and to judge it not in Moscow, in the region, which he led.