The organizing Committee is composed of parties PARNAS and Yabloko filed an application in the mayoralty of Moscow on carrying out action “against the urban tyranny.” The action is planned for 28 may and is considered a continuation of the campaign started with a rally on the Academician Sakharov Avenue on may 14.
“We want to force the authorities to abandon the policy of violating the rights of private property owners and impair the living conditions of the inhabitants of the city in connection with the increase in population density of the city”, – reads the statement on the website of PARNASSUS.
Among the organizing Committee among others declared an independent politician Gennady Gudkov, member of the political Committee of “Yabloko” Sergei Mitrokhin, the leader of the movement “For human rights” Lev Ponomarev.
The rally on Sakharov Avenue had gathered, according to organizers, about 30 thousand people, although police said about eight thousand, and the action was agreed only five. For this action was characterized by the absence of professional politicians among the speakers at the rally were disgruntled citizens.
In their speeches, the speakers criticized the program of renovation and demanded to send in resignation of mayor Sergey Sobyanin. The mayor himself on the page in sotsseti “Vkontakte” promised to be attentive to the “substantial statements” that were made during the speeches of disgruntled citizens.