The opposition agreed on the venue of the rally on June 12


RIA Novosti

A Metropolitan municipality sent a new notification on holding protests on Sakharov Avenue on June 12. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the Director of Fund of struggle against corruption (FBK) of the Novel Rubanov.

Organizers will move the stage to the side of the Garden ring. According to Rubanova, in the mayor’s office prepared a written approval for the event, although the words permission has been obtained. Initially the action was to be held on Tverskaya street. In the mayor’s office refused to agree on this place due to the fact that on Tverskaya street will host events associated with the celebration of Russia Day.

March 26 in dozens of cities of Russia have passed protest actions in connection with allegations of corruption, the Prime Minister of the country Dmitry Medvedev. According to research at FBK, Medvedev through a charitable organization owns a number of large real estate objects. The Prime Minister has called the charges “nonsense” and compared the investigation with “compote”. In Moscow unauthorized action took place on Tverskaya street. According to various estimates, took part from 8 to 30 thousand people, more than 1,000 people were detained.