In the night from 12 to 13 July in Khabarovsk, where the ongoing unsanctioned rally in support of Governor of the region Sergey Furgala were the first detention. About it reports “Interfax”.
On Lenin’s Central square, four young men detained by police, one of the detainees was in a drunken state, says the Agency.
Furgala was detained on the morning of 9 July. Russia’s investigative Committee considers it to be the organizer of at least one attempted murder and two murders of entrepreneurs in 2004-2005 in the territory of the Khabarovsk territory and Amur region. He officially filed charges. Furgal he categorically rejects them.
July 10, Basmanny court of Moscow arrested the detainee Governor for two months.
July 11, residents of Khabarovsk gathered for a rally to demand the release of Furgala. According to various estimates, took part from 30 to 60 thousand people. People chanted “Freedom!” “Moscow, go away!”, “The far East is ours”, “Putin – resign”, “Putin – the thief” “We are here”.
12 Jul mass marches continued.
The government of the province reminded the demonstrators that any mass actions during a pandemic are illegal. In this case the police did not apply any measures against the demonstrators.