The Kremlin warned about the legitimate response of the authorities to the rally on April 29

Dmitry Peskov

Power in law will react to illegal actions if they occur during the uncoordinated action of the opposition in Moscow, which is scheduled for April 29. This was stated by the official representative of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov, reports the correspondent of”.ru”.

“We know that, indeed, there are some persons who call upon again to commit unlawful acts, in conditions when Moscow expressed readiness to provide the opportunity to lawfully gather and hold certain stocks. Despite this, it still calls for illegal actions. This will naturally lead to the reaction of the authorities is a completely legal response of the authorities in law”, — explained the press-Secretary of the President.

Plans to be held on 29 April in Moscow the protest action was declared “Open Russia”. The organizers have applied to hold a rally near the presidential administration on Ilyinka, the mayor’s office offered to put it on the Academician Sakharov prospect. The coordinator of the movement Maria Baronova has declared “to Interfax” that the route (Slavyanskaya square — Old town square — street Ilyinka, the house 23/16) will not be changed.

In the Moscow Central Board of the interior Ministry has asked citizens to refrain from participation in the promotion. The police said about the illegality of the event and the growing risk of provocation. The same warning was made by the Moscow Prosecutor’s office.