Moscow City Hall after all agrees to a march in memory of Stanislav Markelov and Anastasiya Baburova

posted 19 Jan 2013, 03:58 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 19 Jan 2013, 03:59 ]
17 January 2013

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Moscow city & Moscow region  Human rights defenders   Public protests 

The march, with permission for 700 people, will take place on 19 January, the anniversary of the killing of the lawyer Stanislav Markelov and the Novaya gazeta journalist Anastasiya Baburova. On the morning of 17 January city hall gave official permission for the march from Pushkin Square on Tverskaya Street to House No. 12 on Nikitsky Boulevard. [Read more]