In the morning of June 25th more than 250,000 people took part in joint prayer and sermons in Moscow on the occasion of the Islamic holiday of Uraza-Bairam.
Among the detainees there are opposition activists Ilya Yashin, Vyacheslav Maltsev, Mark Galperin, director of the Anti-Corruption Foundation Roman Rubanov, and coordinator of Open Russia community platform Maria Baronova.
As reported by TASS, the number of victims of shooting in the town of Kratovo of the Moscow region reached four people.
The procession began on Tuesday June 6th at the walls of the State Duma (lower chamber of Russian parliament – RRT), where at 2:00 pm hearings on the renovation program started.
An unprecedented hurricane with rain and hail hit the Russian capital today, on May 29th. 11 people were killed, and more than 50 were injured as a result of the disaster.
On Sunday May 14th a protest rally was held against the demolition of five-story buildings in Moscow. According to various sources, from 5,000 to 20,000 people took part in it.
The Russian Ministry of Defense published pictures of jet fighters over Red Square on their official Twitter, writing that they were flying during the Victory Day parade.
Natalia Fedorova, who is an activist of political party Yabloko (“Apple” – RRT), was attacked in Moscow.
As reported by the press-service of Russian Railways on April 9th, 50 people were injured and sought for medical assistance after a collision between a passenger train and a suburban train in Moscow.
According to website OVD-Info, the number of people detained at the anti-corruption protest rally in Moscow that was held on March 26th exceeded 1000 people. Earlier the police told about 500 people detained.