The Russians rebel against Putin: large-scale protests seize new city, epic photos

Activists posted on the block a banner with a call to stop the aggressive actions of Russian President Vladimir Putin. The banner is located directly in the city center of Saint-Petersburg.

This was reported by an Apostrophe with reference to “Team Open Russia” on Twitter.

“Activists of the “Open Russia” in St. Petersburg, hung a banner “Stop Putin. Stop the war”, – stated in the message.

Recently in St. Petersburg, about 50 people came out to rally against the military aggression of Russia against Ukraine. The picket was organized by the activist of the St. Petersburg democratic organization “Solidarity” Olga Smirnova. She, along with other concerned Russians expressed the view that the attack on Ukrainian military ships and capture sailors was another attempt by Russia to increase the area occupation of the Ukrainian territories.

The picketers said that the Ukrainian sailors knock readings on “illegal border crossing” and threatened with a criminal sentence of up to 6 years. The protesters also demanded to provide sailors the status of “prisoners of war” and expressed outrage at the actions of the Russian military, who opened fire on foreign vessels that do not pose a threat.

In San Francisco the representatives of the Ukrainian Diaspora held a rally in support of the sailors of naval forces of VSU, who was taken prisoner November 25, the Federal security service of the Russian Federation in the Kerch Strait.

We will remind that Russia has brought Ukrainians unheard of charges. Seized Ukrainian ship is still in Russia, there keep our guys.

“Know.Eeyore” wrote that Russian President Vladimir Putin said that while the exchange of captured Ukrainian sailors did not rise. About Putin said at a press conference in Argentina.

Also “Know.Eeyore” wrote, how much you can tolerate: the dissatisfaction with the President is growing, thousands of people come out to protest, there are victims.


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