Kuban farmers on tractors going to Moscow to complain to the President of the Russian Federation on the arbitrariness of the authorities, accused of irregularities in the organization or holding of public events, and arrested the organizer of the “March” farmer Alexey Volchenko may be accused of extremism. This is with reference to data of the Russian security forces, writes the German Agency Deutsche Welle.
17 tractor was detained by police for periods ranging from four to 10 days, said yesterday, August 28, participant of the protest action Elena Jukova. According to her, one of the leaders of the rally Volchenko is now in the police station in Ust-Labinsk.
August 26 morning, the police took him out of the house. Is the investigation test, Volchenko suspect that he had called for extremist activities”, – she explained.
21 August 2016 the convoy of 17 tractors and dozens of cars moved from the Kuban, but the next day was blocked by the police in the Rostov region on charges of “illegal Assembly”. The protesters had intended to complain to Vladimir Putin on agricultural holdings, which, according to the farmers, take their land and put on your knees.”