In St. Petersburg, activists and journalists, including the film crew of Present Time, were detained at a rally

In St. Petersburg, during an action against violence against women, they detained four activists Lelia Nordik, Polina Titova, Marina Shiryaeva, Marina Sink, as well as Sota journalist Andrei Bok, informs “OVD-Info”.

The security forces also took the correspondent and operator of the Present Time Sergey Kagermazov and Nikita Adishchev to the police department.

The action was dedicated to the UN campaign “16 days against violence”. The participants brought a mannequin with inscriptions related to violence against women, laid a flower on it and put a wreath on its head. After that they were detained and taken to the police station # 1.

“The state believes that women are not worthy of protection, not worthy of asylum, not even worthy of the law on domestic violence. The state believes that women are worthy of granite only in the form of a gravestone. Therefore, our monument, which we are erecting today, is from the tears and blood of women who survived violence. or those killed by him, “says their manifesto.


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