In Moscow today, August 4, held a rally in support of Ukrainian political prisoner Oleg Sentsov. It is reported by “Novaya Gazeta”.
As reported, the event was held near the monument to Griboyedov in Chistoprudny Boulevard. Those wishing to support the Ukrainian Director approached the monument and left flowers beside him. Some brought flowers in bottles on which was written “Oleg, let it be.”
The action was attended by about 100 people, among them film critic Anton Dolin, literary critic Anna Narinsky, directed by Askold Kurov.
The initiator of the action Alexey Medvedev on his page in Facebook said that the event is planned in the form of pickets, and asked the other participants not to talk to him, because “it can be regarded as a violation of the rules of a single picket”.
It is clarified that the rally was held without arrests.
At the same time in another part of Chistoprudny Boulevard, near the monument of Abay held a second picket in support of Sentsov actress “Театра.DOC” Maria Czuprynska and Elena Nosova.
As a reminder, today Sentsov in the colony was visited by a priest of the Church of St. George in Labytnangi Bogdan Vasilyuk. Sentsov the offer to speak privately with the priest and refused to confess.