The Moscow Court Suspended the Activities of the FBK and Navalny's Headquarters
OREANDA-NEWS. At the request of the prosecutor's office the Moscow City Court suspended the activities of the FBK and the headquarters of Alexei Navalny until the decision on the claim of extremism. This was announced on Monday, April 26, by the head of the organization Ivan Zhdanov on his Twitter page.
Zhdanov said that they (presumably, the Russian authorities) are just shouting here: we are afraid of your activities, we are afraid of your rallies, we are afraid of smart voting. The politician attached scans of documents to his post.
Recall, according to the Prosecutor's Office of the city of Moscow, under the guise of these organizations, foreign and international structures work, whose activities are recognized as undesirable in Russia. The agency also determined, that under the guise of liberal slogans, these organizations are engaged in «creating conditions for the destabilization of the social and socio-political situation» in the country.
Earlier, businessman Yevgeny Chichvarkin published a post on Instagram in which he talks about the criminal prosecution of Pavel Zelensky, an employee of the domestic Anti-Corruption Fund founded by opposition leader Alexei Navalny. He was put on trial because of two posts on Twitter, in which commenting on the self-immolation of journalist Irina Slavina, insulted representatives of the Russian authorities.
According to the court decision, Zelensky received two years in a general regime colony. He will also be banned from managing websites for two years. During the trial, the defendant in the criminal case admitted his guilt and refused to have a lawyer.
Commenting on the verdict, Chichvarkin promised to transfer one bitcoin to the Russian Anti-Corruption Fund. The businessman is going to support the FBK when it is recognized as a terrorist organization.