Police released Mitrokhin after the arrest for picketing the Federation Council

Sergei Mitrokhin

Head of the Moscow branch of the party “Yabloko” Sergei Mitrokhin detained during picketing of the Federation Council, released from police. On Wednesday, June 28, citing an informed source reports TASS.

“Mitrokhin was taken to OVD “Tver” near the Federation Council and almost immediately released,” the Agency quoted the source as saying.

After that, the politician once again came to the building of the upper house of Parliament, where a bill of renovation of housing in Moscow.

It was the third detention Mitrokhin over a month. On 14 June the police detained him and another 10 people near the building of the state Duma, where he held a spontaneous protest against the adoption of the law on the renovation. The Mitrokhin said that he does not consider himself the organizer or a participant in an inconsistent rally. The politician noted that the spent picket.

9 Jun Mitrokhin detained during a picket near the state Duma. On the same day, the leader of Yabloko was released from the police Department and was summoned to the court for consideration of the administrative case on violation of rules of holding public events.

The bill on the renovation of housing in Moscow, which provides for the demolition of dilapidated five-story building, was passed by the lower house of Parliament on June 14 in the third and final reading.