Second day in a row in the Russian Khabarovsk held a protest in support of arrested the Governor of edge Sergey Furgala. About it reports the local edition dvhab.ru.
People today came out smaller than before. Near the building of the Khabarovsk Krai government are law enforcement officers. They protesters did not disperse, but to keep order.
In the Central streets of the city held a rally, people gathered outside the regional government demanding a public trial over the Governor.
The government of the region said that any rallies are now unauthorized.
“In the Wake of the wishes many of you Express support for the incumbent Governor Sergei Furgal began to sound provocative slogans and appeals from representatives of non-system opposition. The operative word is discretion! Remember that any rallies are now unauthorized. The organizers and participants need to understand that they may be brought to responsibility”, – quotes the edition of the message of the authorities.
Furgal, former Deputy of the state Duma from LDPR. In 2018 he won elections of the Governor of the Khabarovsk territory, ahead of the candidate from the party “United Russia”.
He 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 demanding the return of their Furgala. According to various estimates, took part from 30 to 60 thousand people.