New anti-corruption protest of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, scheduled for June 12, can unite March against the renovation program, which is organized by the PARNAS party. This proposal intends to address one of the March organizers, a former state Duma Deputy Gennady Gudkov, the TV channel “Rain”.
According to the politician, to organize mass protests out of politics is impossible today. Commenting on the last rally against the renovation of 14 may, he noted that “remarkable” action were not public figures. “Disparate efforts allow the government to maneuver, to play on the contradictions, divide and rule,” – said the politician.
Currently PARNASSUS has filed an application to hold a March on may 28. Meanwhile, Gudkov does not exclude that the event can move. Discuss when it is to hold a United rally – may 28 or June 12, to the organizing Committee, said Gudkov. Besides it, the organizing Committee includes Sergey Davidis from the Party on 5 December, the municipal Deputy Sergei Sokolov, Sergei Mitrokhin from “Yabloko” and others.
Gudkov said he intends to propose to the organizers to join forces and hold a joint action with Navalny. “If now cost to join the housing problem with political demands, can be very tough,” he said.
Bulk idea Gudkov has not yet commented.
At a rally against the renovation on Sakharov Avenue on may 14, according to the “White counter”, came about 20 thousand people. The interior Ministry estimated the number of rally participants at five thousand.
At the rally attended by the son of Gennady Gudkov, former state Duma Deputy Dmitry Gudkov and Alexei Navalny with his family. Dmitry Gudkov reported that initially, the organizers of the rally invited him to speak at the event, but then changed his mind. “The meeting they decided to hold without politicians”, – he wrote in Facebook.
Navalny said that they took him out of the meeting because of the complaint of one of the organizers Ekaterina Vinokurova. “She just wishes the city hall of Moscow carried out, and that’s all. Obvious situation”, – he said in Twitter.
Recall that on 9 may, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decreeimposing restriction on the holding mass events at the time of carrying out in Russia of world Cup and confederations Cup. Nevertheless, Navalny expressed confidence that this document will not prevent the holding of shares on 12 June.