Acting Governor of Khabarovsk territory (Russia) Mikhail Degtyarev reported involvement of the alleged provocateurs from Georgia to the actions in support of the former head of the head of the region Sergey Furgala. He stated this in an interview with RTVI.
Degtyarev sure that no organizers of the first stock was not. However, according to him, once shares have become widespread, they “flew all the known crooks who organizes, pumped, provocations and others, including foreigners.” Degtyarev also added that some of the instigators came from Georgia.
Protests in Khabarovsk began after the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation detained Furgala. He was accused of attempted murder and two murders of entrepreneurs in 2004-2005 in the territory of the Khabarovsk territory and Amur region. He denies all the charges.
July 10, Basmanny court of Moscow arrested the detainee Governor for two months.
From 11 July in Khabarovsk, began a mass rally in support Furgala. 25 July took place the most crowded protest – the number of marchers exceeded 50 thousand people.
Furgal, former Russian state Duma Deputy from the liberal democratic party. In 2018, won elections of the Governor of the Khabarovsk territory, defeating the candidate of the party “United Russia”.