Greenpeace to ask Medvedev to clarify the situation concerning "Tkachev's dacha"

posted 20 Mar 2012, 06:53 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 20 Mar 2012, 06:54 ]
Source: (info), 15/03/12 

· Public protests  · Krasnodar region  · Samara region 

According to a report on its website, Greenpeace is collecting signatures in support of environmental activists Evgeny Vitishko and Suren Gazaryan, who have demanded investigations into violations committed during the construction of a residence that has become known as "Tkachev's dacha." 

A criminal case has been brought against Vitishko and Gazarya "for damaging another person's property" and they may face up to 5 years’ imprisonment. [Read more]