In “Open Russia” came to search

In “Open Russia” came to search

In the “Open Russia” are searched, told RBC employee of the human rights direction of the “Open Russia” Paulina Nemirovsky. The coordinator of the movement Maria Baronova in an interview with RBC confirmed the fact of searches in the office of the “Open Russia”.

“At 16.00 in the entrance of the building, where the office, went about three dozen people. Among them riot police, the police, witnesses and civil. Passed on the fifth floor. I’m waiting for a lawyer,” she said.

About searches in “Open Russia” reported in his Twitter and the founder of the movement, Mikhail Khodorkovsky.

Came to the headquarters of Open Russia. Authoritarianism in the face and in profile.

— Khodorkovsky, Mikhail (@mich261213) 27 APR 2017

April 26, the Prosecutor General’s office acknowledged was in the UK organization “Open Russia” undesirable on the territory of Russia.

Moreover, the unwanted was recognized by two foreign non-governmental organization: “the Institute of modern Russia” (USA) son of Khodorkovsky Paul and the social network movement “Open Russia” (UK).

The activities of these organizations, according to the Agency, “aimed at instigating protests and destabilization of the political situation”.