More than 40 opposition activists detained in Moscow

Continued: police departments began to release activists from the Clean ponds

In the center of Moscow detained participants of uncoordinated opposition rally. On Saturday, January 14, reports “Interfax”.

The action takes place near the monument Griboyedov on Clean ponds. According to the Agency, more than 40 detainees. About 20 people remained at the collection site and continue the rally.

“OVD-info” writes about four buses of detainees. Two of them 14 people, in a 16, the number of people in the past is unknown. Part taken to the Basmanny police Department, part — suburban.

Activist Vladimir Zalesak wrote on Twitter that about 50 detainees, taking them to three police buses. According to him, among the detainees are elderly people, one of them was bad.

Vladimir Zalesak (@Zalishchak)
14 Jan 2017 11:34 am

According to “Interfax”, participants of the action support of the convicted opposition activist Ildar Dading.

4 January in Moscow was detained activists staged near the building of the Federal penitentiary service of single pickets in support of the Dading.

Dading was the first who was prosecuted under article 212.1 of the criminal code provides for liability for repeated violations of order of carrying out of public action. In December 2015, he was sentenced to three years in a General regime colony.